Islamic Law and Culture, 1600-1840

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INDEX
Abbasids, 25, 47
Abdallah Efendi, 88
AbūḤanīfa, 26, 28, 74, 84, 86, 88, 89, 90, 94, 100, 103, 110, 111, 112, 113, 114, 115, 117, 118, 119, 120, 138
Abū Jaʿfar, 118
Abū al-Layth al-Samarqandī, 118
Abū al-Makārim, 121
Abū Yūsuf, 26, 88, 89, 94, 103, 112, 118, 119, 123
Acre, 36 ʿadāla (justice), 50 al-akthar (majority in Islamic law), 120
Aleppo, 41, 68, 136 ʿĀlim b. ʿAlāʾ al-Dīn, 26 amir al-ḥajj (commander of the ḥajj caravan), 37
Anadolu (Asiatic part of Ottoman Empire), 30 avariz (Ottoman tax), 41 al-Azhar, 19
Baghdad, 47
Balkans, 30, 51, 52
Barada river, 36 bargaining in Islamic law, 8–14, passim
bayt al-mal (treasury), 100
Bazdāwī, 78, 89
Bethlehem, 36
bid ʿa (illegal innovation), 98, 99, 102, 122, 139
bid ʿa mubāḥa (permitted innovation), 98
Bukhārī, 78
Bursa, 136
Cairo, 136
Calder, Norman, 24, 25, 48
Caliphs, Caliphate, 28, 46, 49, 53
capitalism, 147
capitalist development and Islam, 143–148
Cardozo, Judge Benjamin, 116
Christianity, 145
Civil law (European), 11
civil society and Islam, 16, 144–148
Common law, 12
Coulson, Noel, 2, 6, 48, 49
Crone, Patricia, 44, 49
Damascus, 24, 35, 37, 41, 47, 70
ḍarūra (necessity), 9, 95–96, 98, 100, 139
democracy and Islam, 144–148
divorce, 77, 78
diya (blood money), 38, 86
documents in Islamic law, 108
Dumyat, 36
Ebu Suud Efendi, 1, 21–22, 27, 29, 53, 61, 62, 63, 64, 90, 119, 133
Egypt, 52, 67, 77, 78
fasād al-zamān (deterioration of the times), 124–128, 140, 141
fatwa
legal characteristics, 5
fitna (civil war), 48
Foucault, Michel, 145
Frankfurter, Felix, 10
Gaza, 19
ghāʾib (missing person), his legal status, 96, 125
Gibb, H.A.R., 6, 14, 44, 46, 115, 129
Goddard, Lord Justice, 10
Greece, 146
Guilds, 99
ḥadd (Qur'anic penal punishment), 39
ḥadīth, 24, 25
Ḥafṣ
ḥajj, 105
ḥākim al-siyāsa (non-Sharʿi judge), 57, 58
ḥākim al-ʿurf, see ḥākim al-siyāsa
Ḥalabī, Ibrāhim, 1
Ḥalawānī, 89
Ḥanafī madhhab, 15, 19, 20, 25, 68, 69, 70, 73, 84, 87, 98
Ḥanbalī madhhab, 70
al-Ḥānūtī, ʿUmar b. Shams al-Dīn, 27, 67

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