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Jewish and Islamic Law

A Comparative Study of Custom during the Geonic Period (Harvard Series in Islamic Law)

by Gideon Libson

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Islamic Legal Studies Program, Harvard Law School .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Comparative law,
  • Islamic law,
  • Islamic studies,
  • Jewish studies,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • Jewish law,
  • History,
  • Religion - World Religions,
  • Religion,
  • Judaism - General,
  • General,
  • Islam - General,
  • Religion / Islam,
  • Customary law (Islamic law),
  • Customary law (Jewish law)

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages380
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7670922M
    ISBN 100674011066
    ISBN 109780674011069

      A Book Panel Discussion with the authors of Natural Law: A Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Trialogue (Oxford University Press, ). Anver M. Emon is Professor and Canada Research Chair in Religion, Pluralism, and the Rule of Law at the University of Toronto, where he teaches and researches in the areas of Islamic law and legal theory, statutory interpretation, . The Koran is divided into chapters called suras. The following are translations of passages found in these suras that are related to Jews. As in any translation, the original language is not always easy to render in English, and this particular translation uses more temperate language than some others. Sometimes the specific mention of Jews.

    “Common Roots, Diverging Branches: Dynamism in Islamic and Jewish Law” The lunchtime discussion will take place on Wednesday, Febru in Pound Hall Cahill Classroom. (Gideon Libson is Professor Emeritus of Jewish and Islamic Law and Comparative Jewish and Islamic Law in the Faculty of Law at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem. Gideon Libson’s highly original work on custom is the first attempt to present a comprehensive comparative study of Jewish–Islamic law on a particular topic during the early Middle in-depth study of Islamic law—its sources, legal schools, and extensive legal literature—together with his expertise in the wide range of geonic and rabbinic literature enable him to determine .

    T1 - The Sanctity of life in law. T2 - comparisons between Jewish, Catholic, Islamic and common law approaches. AU - Stewart, Cameron. PY - Y1 - N2 - The chapter begins with a general outline of the central tenets of Jewish law, Catholic law and Islamic law, for an examination of how these religions value the sanctity of life.   Islamic and Jewish Legal Reasoning: Encountering Our Legal Other is a curious book, in part because it came out of a working group that seemed the least likely vehicle for producing a collection of articles in book five years, sponsored by the University of Toronto and Canada’s Social Science and Humanities Research Council, approximately six Author: Anver Emon.


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This book is an examination of natural law doctrine, rooted in the classical writings of our respective three traditions: Jewish, Christian, and Islamic.

Each of the authors provides an extensive essay reflecting on natural law doctrine in his tradition. Each of the authors also provides a thoughtful response to the essays of the other two by: 1. This book marks an auspicious beginning for Harvard's series in Islamic Law. Jewish and Islamic Law breaks new ground on several fronts and points the way toward important lines of research in comparative study of religious law [Libson's] attention to methodology, social context and detailed examples assures that his book will remain an essential resource for many years to Cited by: Gideon Libson's highly original work on custom is the first attempt to present a comprehensive comparative study of Jewish-Islamic law on a particular topic during the early Middle Ages.

His in-depth study of Islamic law -- its sources, legal schools, and extensive legal literature -- together with his expertise in the wide range of geonic and rabbinic literature enable him to determine. JEWISH AND ISLAMIC LAW, A COMPARATIVE REVIEWThe Relationship between Jewish and Islamic LawComparative studies in the field of Jewish and Islamic Law began more than years ago with the publication of Abraham Geiger's Was hat Mohammed aus dem Judenthum aufgenommen (, rev.

Source for information on Jewish and Islamic Law, A. There have been significant devlopments in the evolution of Islamic Law with respect to the family especially in those countries where the Shari'a tradition is influential. The aim of this book is to cover the current research into the most challenging areas of Islamic family law.

The articles which are included are central to the interests of influential groups in many Islamic countries.

This volume is an attempt to present a comprehensive comparative study of Jewish-Islamic law on the topic of custom during the early Middle Jewish and Islamic Law book. The Talmud and Islam. In an extract from his new book, The Talmud – A Biography, Harry Freedman looks at the influence of Jews and Muslims on each other.

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Co-authors David Novak and Anver Emon explored these questions in a discussion on their book Natural Law: A Jewish, Christian, and Islamic Trialogue (), also co-authored by Matthew this work, each author examines the classical writings of his respective faith tradition and explores each faith’s contributions to natural law doctrine.

Gideon Libson's highly original work on custom is the first attempt to present a comprehensive comparative study of Jewish-Islamic law on a particular topic during the early Middle Ages. His in-depth study of Islamic law—its sources, legal schools, and extensive legal literature—together with his expertise in the wide range of geonic and rabbinic literature enable him to determine.

Marchat Duke University #DukeMedieval While there is a vast literature on medieval Jewish and Islamic law, the histories of medieval Jewish and Muslim legal institutions received substantially less attention. A relative dearth of documentary sources and a privileged position given to prescriptive texts have led to a top-down approach that views courts.

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The Anthropology of Islamic Law shows how hermeneutic theory and practice theory can be brought together to analyze cultural, legal, and religious ideas are developed through an analysis of the Islamic legal tradition, which examines both Islamic legal doctrine and religious education.

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There was no special code, however, for the Jews per se in Islam: the dhimma”system,” part of the holy law of Islam (the shari’a),applied equally to all non­-Muslim”people of the book.” As such, the discrimi­nation that existed was somewhat diffused among several infidel groups and hence not perceived as being pointedly anti‑: Mark R.

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Maimonides’ predecessors, the Babylonian Geonim, were quick to recognize the transformation in Jewish economic life that followed the Islamic conquest and, in particular, the role that merchant custom—some of it inconsistent with Talmudic halakha—played in Jewish business affairs.¹ With unabashed transparency, they introduced modifications in Talmudic law, without having to call.

By pairing a scholar of Islamic law with a scholar of Jewish law, a unique dynamic is created, and new perspectives are made possible.

These new perspectives not only enable an understanding of the other’s legal tradition, but most saliently, they offer new insights into one’s own Author: Anver Emon.

Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [] and index. Summary Gideon Libson's highly original work on custom is the first attempt to present a comprehensive comparative study of Jewish-Islamic law on a particular topic during the early Middle Ages.

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Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Robert Eisenman’s classic work, Islamic Law in Palesti Author: Robert Eisenman.Jewish and Islamic law are theocratic legal systems resting on the concept of a divine law revealed to a prophet in a scripture; for Jews, that scripture is the Torah, and for Muslims, the Qur'an.2 Jewish rabbinic law developed during the first five centuries A.D.