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Islamic ethics of life : abortion, war, and euthanasia
A consideration of three of the most contentious ethical issues of our time - abortion, war and euthanasia - from the Muslim perspective. Scholars of Islamic studies have collaborated to produce thisExpand
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A History of Islamic Legal Theories: An Introduction to Sunni Usul Al-Fiqh
A History of Islamic Legal Theories: an Introduction to Sunni usul al-fiqh, by Wael Hallaq. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 1997. ix + 262 pages. Refs. to p. 287. Index to p. 294. $59.95.Expand
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Muslim Medical Ethics: From Theory to Practice
A timely exploration of balancing Islamic heritage with contemporary medical and health concerns,"Muslim Medical Ethics" draws on the work of historians, health-care professionals, theologians, andExpand
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Muslim theologians, jurists, and healthcare workers have been addressing the challenges of modern biotechnology for years. Major textbooks on religion and bioethics cover Islam in one or twoExpand
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The Prophet as lawgiver and legal authority
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Judaism and Islam in Practice: A Sourcebook
Judaism and Islam compare because they concur that God cares deeply not only about attitudes but actions, not only about what one says to God but how one conducts affairs at home and in the village.Expand
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Early Maliki Law: Ibn Abd al-Hakam and His Major Compendium of Jurisprudence
A biography of 'Abd Allah b. 'Abd al-Hakam, an important figure in the nascent Maliki school, and an introduction to his compendium of law. The subject of the Arabic text is the law of slavery, andExpand
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