theo&law- w6

theo&law- w6 - details and formation period the law...

Info iconThis preview shows page 1. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Theology and Law Sharia based on: Quran, Hadith, Ijma, Oiyas way of life, and deals with all aspects, private and public, of daily life impossible to separate religion from politics/life for civil, criminal, commercial law. Dhimmi- non-muslim No codification, yet there were all the essential legal concepts. Jurists had careful interpretation, and were able to codify Islamic law—and is one of three most common legal systems of the world. Secularization of Islamic law
Background image of page 1
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

Unformatted text preview: details and formation period, the law was borrowed practices from previous ancient civilizations Leaders were of nobility or military origin, not scholarly Non-Muslim kings reined in Muslim lands increased secularization Ghengis Khan- codified for kingdom, and Turks brought idea of sultanic law into muslim lands (13 th c.), and therefore Islamic lands were introduced to dual legal systems Secularists, traditionalists, reformists: responses to modern law system...
View Full Document

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Ask a homework question - tutors are online