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Citizenship and Faith

Amina Wadud

in Women and Citizenship

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
October 2005
ISBN:
9780195175349
eISBN:
9780199835775
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195175344.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, Feminist Philosophy

Wadud analyzes citizenship in theocratic states governed by Shari’ah, or Islamic law, states which do not traditionally envisage the equality of women. Against such theocratic systems, Wadud argues ... More


Shari'ah on Trial: Northern Nigeria's Islamic Revolution

Sarah Eltantawi

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780520293779
eISBN:
9780520967144
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520293779.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

In November, 1999, hundreds of thousands of Northern Nigerians took to the streets of Zamfara state to demand the (re)implementation of full shar’iah penal law. Insisting on the laws of God where the ... More


Sharīcah Report: a Potential Tool for Sharīcan Non-Compliant Risk Management

Abdou Karim Diaw and Irawan Febianto

in Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter examines the extent to which Sharī’ah reports can be used as an effective tool in risk management, with emphasis on non-compliance risks. Drawing on the experience of the ten leading ... More


A Survey on Sharīc Ah Governance Practices in Islamic Financial Institutions in Malaysia, Gcc Countries and the Uk

Zulkifli Hasan

in Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Islam

Sharī’ah governance is an additional layer of governance within the internal structure of corporate governance in Islamic financial institutions (IFIs) and serves as an important mechanism for ... More


Conflict Resolution as a Normative Value in Islamic Law: Handling Disputes with Non-Muslims

Khaled Abou El Fadl

in Faith-Based Diplomacy Trumping Realpolitik

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780195367935
eISBN:
9780199851805
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367935.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

The northern and southern parts of Sudan experienced a long-lasting civil war for thirty-five years and this could have been caused by several complex situations. Apart from the country's experience ... More


International Human Rights and Islamic Law

Mashood A. Baderin

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199285402
eISBN:
9780191709173
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285402.001.0001
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This book explores whether or not international human rights and Islamic law are compatible. It asks whether Muslim States can comply with international human rights law whilst adhering to Islamic ... More


The International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (Iccpr) in the Light of Islamic Law

MASHOOD A. BADERIN

in International Human Rights and Islamic Law

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199285402
eISBN:
9780191709173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285402.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the provisions of the ICCPR in the light of Islamic law to determine their scope of compatibility. It investigates each right under the ICCPR, followed by an Islamic law ... More


The International Covenant on Economic, Social, and Cultural Rights (Icescr) in the Light of Islamic Law

MASHOOD A. BADERIN

in International Human Rights and Islamic Law

Published in print:
2005
Published Online:
January 2010
ISBN:
9780199285402
eISBN:
9780191709173
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199285402.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter examines the ICESCR in the light of Islamic law. It determines whether or not the Sharî'ah contradicts the provisions of the ICESCR in any way and whether or not the Sharî'ah can serve ... More


Integrating Shari’ah, Adat and European Laws

Muhamad Ali

in Islam and Colonialism: Becoming Modern in Indonesia and Malaya

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781474409209
eISBN:
9781474418799
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474409209.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Islam

It focuses on Muslim articulation of evolving ideas about shari’ah in terms of law and its relation to adat and European laws. Muslim reformers sought to spread legal interpretations by addressing ... More


Formalising Legal Plurality

Muhamad Ali

in Islam and Colonialism: Becoming Modern in Indonesia and Malaya

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781474409209
eISBN:
9781474418799
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474409209.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Islam

It investigates how the Dutch and British administrators and scholars, who often criticised Islamic and customary laws for their lack of compatibility with their Western laws, were compelled to ... More


Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Habib Ahmed, Mehmet Asutay, and Rodney Wilson (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book asks a number of questions: Do Islamic financial institutions perform better than their Western counterparts during periods of financial crisis? How do Islamic financial institutions manage ... More


Reflecting on Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Risks, Reputation and Stability

Habib Ahmed, Mehmet Asutay, and Rodney Wilson

in Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.003.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book examines whether Islamic banks perform better than their conventional counterparts in times of financial crisis, as well as the extent to which systems for managing risk have to be adapted ... More


Risk Management and Islamic Forward Contracts

Sherin Binti Kunhibava

in Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter focuses on risk management and the use of forward contracts in Islamic banks worldwide. It looks at contracts that are currently used in Islamic banks, including bai muajjal and wa’d as ... More


Enhancing Governance, Accountability and Transparency in Islamic Financial Institutions: An Examination into Sharīcah Internal Control Audit

Zurina Shafii and Supiah Salleh

in Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.003.0009
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter explores corporate governance, accountability and transparency in Islamic financial institutions (IFIs), with emphasis on internal Sharī’ah audit practices in Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad ... More


Towards Genuine Sharīc ah Products with Lessons of the Financial Crisis

Abdulazeem Abozaid

in Islamic Banking and Financial Crisis: Reputation, Stability and Risks

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780748647613
eISBN:
9780748695133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748647613.003.0012
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter examines the outcomes of Sharī’ah governance in Islamic financial institutions, with emphasis on financial products that have raised objections from Sharī’ah board members, particularly ... More


The Use of Islamic Materials by Non-Muslim Writers

Yehoshua Frenkel

in The Convergence of Judaism and Islam: Religious, Scientific, and Cultural Dimensions

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813036496
eISBN:
9780813041810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036496.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter provides a full spectrum of Jewish-Muslim Interrelationship by painting a broad picture of Jewishness within the matrix of the Muslim state and society. This study is neither an ... More


The Martyrdom of Sol Hachuel: Ridda in Morocco in 1834

Juliette Hassine

in The Convergence of Judaism and Islam: Religious, Scientific, and Cultural Dimensions

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813036496
eISBN:
9780813041810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036496.003.0007
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

This chapter is a case in point, focusing on the problem of Jewish conversion under Islam. In 1834, Sol Hachuel, a fourteen-year-old Jewish girl from Tangier, was beheaded, having been charged by a ... More


Halakhah through the Lens of Sharī῾ah: The Case of the Kuḥlānī Synagogue in Ṣan῾ā’, 1933–1944

Mark S. Wagner

in The Convergence of Judaism and Islam: Religious, Scientific, and Cultural Dimensions

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780813036496
eISBN:
9780813041810
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813036496.003.0008
Subject:
Society and Culture, Middle Eastern Studies

As in nineteenth-century Morocco, Jews in other Muslim lands were either victimized by certain stringent aspects of Islamic jurisprudence or sought to benefit from its contents that proved ... More


The Middle Path of Moderation in Islam: The Qur'anic Principle of Wasatiyyah

Mohammad Hashim Kamali

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780190226831
eISBN:
9780190226855
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190226831.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book is presented in two parts, consisting of a total of twenty-three chapters. Part One occupies seven chapters, which begin with a conceptual analysis of wasaṭiyyah, its meaning, definition, ... More


Identification of Wasaṭiyyah

Mohammad Hashim Kamali

in The Middle Path of Moderation in Islam: The Qur'anic Principle of Wasatiyyah

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
June 2015
ISBN:
9780190226831
eISBN:
9780190226855
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190226831.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter ascertains the indicators of wasaṭiyyah, beginning with the qualifier that no definitive methodology exists by which to identify moderate positions. That said, wasaṭiyyah is often ... More


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