God in the Courtroom: The Transformation of Courtroom Oath and Perjury between Islamic and Franco-Egyptian Law

[...]he argues that the Islamic doctrine of the courtroom oath largely remained the same over the centuries, thus challenging the theory, especially as propounded by Wael Hallaq, that the doors of ijtihäd were never closed. Leonard Wood, "Reception of European Law, Origins of Islamic Legal Revi...

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Volume: 134
Main Author: Maaike Voorhoeve
Format: Book Review
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: ANN ARBOR American Oriental Society 01.10.2014
published in: Journal of the American Oriental Society Vol. 134; no. 4; p. 756
Data of publication: 20141001
ISSN: 0003-0279
EISSN: 2169-2289
Discipline: Languages & Literatures
History & Archaeology
Women's Studies
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