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Mixed legal systems, east and west

Author: Vernon V Palmer; Muḥammad Yaḥyá Maṭar; Anna Koppel
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, UK England ; Burlington, VT, USA : Ashgate, [2015] ©2015
Series: Juris diversitas.
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Advancing legal scholarship in the area of mixed legal systems, as well as comparative law more generally, this book expands the comparative study of the world's legal families to those of  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Mixed legal systems, east and west
(DLC) 2014019261
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Vernon V Palmer; Muḥammad Yaḥyá Maṭar; Anna Koppel
ISBN: 9781472431073 1472431073 9781472431080 1472431081
OCLC Number: 896873005
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 299 pages) : illustrations
Contents: "As slippery as an eel"? : comparative law and polijural systems / Biagio Andò --
To hybridity and beyond : reflections on legal and normative complexity / Seán Patrick Donlan --
Mixed jurisdictions : the roads ahead / Luis Muñiz Argüelles --
Do pronouncements of the constitutional court bind erga omnes? : the common law doctrine of stare decisis versus the civil law doctrine of nonbinding case law within a Maltese law context / Kevin Aquilina --
The parts that make a whole? : the mixity of the laws of Sseychelles / Mathilda Twomey --
Reconstructing mixity : sources of law and legal method in Cyprus / Nikitas E. Hatzimihail --
Managing legal diversity : Cameroonian bijuralism at a critical crossroad / Charles Manga Fombad --
Pacific punch : tropical flavors of mixedness in the island republic of Vanuatu / Sue Farran --
"I'm in the east, but my law is from the west" : the east-west dilemma in the Israeli mixed legal system / Nir Kedar --
Patterns of legal mixing in Eritrea : examining the impact of customary law, Islamic law, colonial law, socialist law, and authoritarian revolutionary dogma / Daniel R. Mekonnen --
The influence of Philippine indigenous law on the development of new concepts of social justice / Pacifico Agabin --
Turkey's synthetic civilian tradition in a "covert" mix with Islam as tradition : a novel hybridity? / Esin Örücü --
Integration of Islamic law in the fabric of legal thought in Egypt / Mohamed Ahmed Serag --
The influence of religion on law in the Iranian legal system / Naser Ghorbannia --
The reception of Islamic law in Sri Lanka and its interplay with western legal traditions / Anton Cooray --
The contribution of the courts in the integration of Muslim law into the mixed fabric of South African law / Christa Rautenbach --
Islamic law and international law in the Islamic republic of Iran's constitution / Seyed Mostafa Mirmohammadi Azizi --
A study of the consolidation of Islamic law and modern western law in the Iranian penal code / Hossein Mir Mohammad Sadeghi --
The ancient Euro/Mediterranean radication of the aversion for usury / Ignazio Castellucci --
Settlement of Islamic finance disputes : the case of Malaysia and Saudi Arabia / Mohd Zakhiri Md Nor --
Mixed legal jurisdictions and clinical legal education : latest trends / David McQuoid-Mason.
Series Title: Juris diversitas.
Responsibility: edited by Vernon Valentine Palmer, Mohamed Y. Mattar and Anna Koppel.
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'Globalization is leading to the convergence of legal systems and traditions - from all across the world. Helping us to understand what the future of the law may look like, this book presents Read more...

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