South Asian Muslim Law Today

Menski, Werner

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This article explores the complex ways in which ideas and practices drawn from the shari'a, as well as those embedded in local custom and practice have been incorporated into the nominally positivistic legal systems of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh.

Document type: Article
Date: 2001
Version: Secondary publication
Date Deposited: 23 February 2009
Faculties / Institutes: Organisations / Associations / Foundations > Centre for Applied South Asian Studies (CASAS)
DDC-classification: Law
Controlled Subjects: Indien, Gesetz, Recht, Islam
Uncontrolled Keywords: Muslimisches Recht, Muslim Law
Subject (classification): Law
Countries/Regions: South Asia
Series: Themen > CASAS Online Papers: Ethnic Plurality and Law
Volume: 8