Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 October 1983

312 Pages

ISBN: 9780198254737

Bookseller Code (06)

An Introduction to Islamic Law

Joseph Schacht

A Clarendon Press Publication

  • Presents a broad account of the present knowledge of the history and outlines the system of Islamic law
  • Explores how Islamic Law still influences the laws of contemporary Islamic states, and is in itself a remarkable manifestation of legal thought