The anthropology of Islamic law : education, ethics, and legal interpretation at Egypt's al-Azhar (Book, 2019) [WorldCat.org]
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The anthropology of Islamic law : education, ethics, and legal interpretation at Egypt's al-Azhar

Author: Aria Nakissa
Publisher: New York Oxford University Press 2019
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The Anthropology of Islamic Law shows how hermeneutic theory and practice theory can be brought together to analyze cultural, legal, and religious traditions. These ideas are developed through an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Hochschulschrift
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aria Nakissa
ISBN: 9780190932886 0190932880
OCLC Number: 1120934365
Notes: Based on author's thesis in cultural anthropology (doctoral - Harvard University, 2012) issued under title: Islamic law and legal education in modern Egypt. - Includes bibliographical references and index.
Responsibility: Aria Nakissa.

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In a strikingly original work, Aria Nakissa brings contemporary philosophy together with deep ethnographic and textual knowledge to convey the logic and practices of traditionalist Islamic learning. Read more...

 
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