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On British Islam : religion, law, and everyday practice in shari'a councils

Author: John R Bowen
Publisher: Princeton ; Oxford : Princeton University Press, [2016] ©2016
Series: Princeton studies in Muslim politics.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John R Bowen
ISBN: 9780691158549 0691158541
OCLC Number: 916684698
Description: 275 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Contents: Acknowledgments ix Part 1 Pathways Chapter 1 Why Shari'a in Britain? 3 Chapter 2 Transplanting Ties 10 Chapter 3 Islamic Topographies 25 Part 2 Practices Chapter 4 Background to the Shari'a Councils 47 Chapter 5 Improvising an Institution 65 Chapter 6 Unstable Performativity 88 Chapter 7 Competing Justifications 103 Part 3 Variants Chapter 8 When Women Rule in Birmingham 123 Chapter 9 Sufi Encompassments 143 Part 4 Boundaries Chapter 10 Shari'a in English Law 173 Chapter 11 When Can Shari'a Be British? 194 Chapter 12 Internal Debates and Practical Convergences 209 Chapter 13 Conclusions 229 Glossary 233 Notes 235 References 257 Index 271
Series Title: Princeton studies in Muslim politics.
Responsibility: John R. Bowen.

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