LAW 716: Introduction to Islamic Law

Examination of the foundations of the Islamic legal tradition, and its implications for our understanding of the rule of law. The course will cover the historical development, sources and structure of Islamic law, and their impact today. Students will analyze legal institutions through the dominant theories of law and legal interpretation in the Islamic and US traditions.

2023 Spring
Class#SctTypeSeatsUnits
12929 01 Lecture 15 3.00
Days Start End Location
MON TUE WED THU FRI SAT 12:45 PM EST 2:40 PM EST Law School 207
Instructor: Danya Reda Class status:
Enrollment Section
Class instruction mode: In Person