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.

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3.00 credits
Section 01: Law Lecture

Location: Law School 207

Class: #14883

Thu, Aug 20, 2020 - Thu, Dec 3, 2020


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