Contemporary Approaches to Islamic Law

UPADM-GP.256, 4 points.


We will study the formation and development of Islamic law and philosophy. We will examine the evolution and development of Islamic law and its methodology and consider how its legal and philosophical traditions are structured, both legally and ethically, while analyzing the notion of authority. Case studies will relate to the status of non-Muslims, the status of women, and key issues of social responsibility.



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Spring 2013Khalid LatifSyllabus
Spring 2014Khalid LatifSyllabus
Spring 2014Syllabus
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Spring 2015R. David CoolidgeEvaluation
Spring 2014Khalid LatifEvaluation
Spring 2013Khalid LatifEvaluation
Spring 2013Khalil Abdur-RashidEvaluation
Spring 2012Latif, KhalidEvaluation
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