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Islamic law

Shah, Niaz A.


Abstract Islamic legal system is one of the major legal systems in the world. It is a time-tested system based on over centuries of evolution. But it does not mean that it is a perfect system. Like any other legal system, it has weaknesses, strengths, and contentious or difficult areas with plenty of room for further development.

Book Type Book Chapter
Publication Date Nov 6, 2015
Journal Encyclopedia of public administration and public policy
Peer Reviewed Not Peer Reviewed
Pages 1-9
Book Title Encyclopedia of Public Administration and Public Policy, Third Edition
ISBN 9781466569096; 9781466569362
Keywords Sharia, Islamic law
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