Course Subject
UPADM-GP
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Course Number
256
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Course Credit
4
points

Contemporary Approaches to Islamic Law

Course Description

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.

Prerequisites

none.