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Islamic Law Theory and Practice

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Published by I B Tauris & Co Ltd .
Written in English


  • Islamic Law,
  • Islamic studies,
  • Laws of Other Jurisdictions & General Law,
  • Religion,
  • Law,
  • Islamic countries,
  • Congresses,
  • Islam - General

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsRobert Gleave (Editor), Eugenia Kermeli (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8626966M
ISBN 101860641199
ISBN 109781860641190

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