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  • Genealogies of Legal Visionby Peter Goodrich; Valérie Hayaert

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 52.95

    It was the classical task of legal rhetoric to make law both seen and understood. These conjoint goals came to be separated and opposed in modernity and a degree of blindness ensued. Legal reason was increasingly deemed to be a purely textual enterprise. Against this constraint and in furtherance of an incipient visual turn in legal studies, Genealogies... more...

  • Islam and Human Rightsby Shireen T. Hunter; Huma Malik

    Center for Strategic & International Studies 2015; US$ 39.99

    In the last few years, issues related to human rights have acquired great importance in shaping the character of U.S.-Muslim relations. Many Muslims doubt the seriousness of the U.S. commitment to the cause of human rights and democracy in the Muslim world, believing that the United States applies human rights' standards selectively to suit its strategic... more...

  • Foundations of Shari'ah Governance of Islamic Banksby Karim Ginena; Azhar Hamid

    Wiley 2015; US$ 100.00

    A practical guide for robust sharī'ah governance of the Islamic banking industry Debate in the market on the extent of sharī'ah compliance of Islamic banks, their products, and activities has piqued stakeholders' interest. In Foundations of Sharī'ah Governance of Islamic Banks , Karim Ginena and Azhar Hamid explore the depths... more...

  • Die Kapitalflussrechnung im wertorientierten Controllingby Tytus Bej

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2015; US$ 49.99

    Tytus Bej entwickelt eine controllingorientierte, Discounted Cash Flow (DCF)-konforme Aufstellung der Free Cash Flow-Größen und stellt ihren Einbezug in die einzelnen DCF-Verfahren dar. Der Autor beurteilt die einzelnen Verfahren zur Unternehmensbewertung im Hinblick auf ihre Eignung für die Zwecke des wertorientierten Controllings, um darauf aufbauend... more...

  • Men in Charge?by Ziba Mir-Hosseini; Mulki Al-Sharmani; Jana Rumminger

    Oneworld Publications 2015; US$ 25.00

    Both Muslims and non-Muslims see women in most Muslim countries as suffering from social, economic and political discrimination, treated by law and society as second-class citizens subject to male authority. This discrimination is attributed to Islam and Islamic law, though it varies considerably in its impact, according to both class and region.... more...

  • Virtues of the Imam Ahmad ibn Hanbalby Ibn al-Jawzi; Michael Cooperson

    Library of Arabic Literature 2015; US$ 34.00

    Ahmad ibn Hanbal (d. 241 H/855 AD), renowned for his profound knowledge of hadith?the reports of the Prophet?s sayings and deeds?is a major figure in the history of Islam. Ibn Hanbal?s piety and austerity made him a folk hero, especially after his principled resistance to the attempts of two Abbasid caliphs to force him to accept rationalist doctrine.... more...

  • "Graeca non leguntur?"by Heinz Barta

    Harrassowitz Verlag 2015; US$ 62.73

    Die vier Bände von ?Graeca non leguntur?? sind das Ergebnis langjähriger Forschung über die Griechen und deren rechtshistorisches Umfeld. Es geht um die bedeutende Frage, ob die weit verbreitete Meinung zutrifft, dass die rechtlichen Grundlagen Europas ausschließlich als Leistungen Roms anzusehen sind. ? Dieser Eindruck wird irrigerweise auch von Wissenschaftlern... more...

  • Islamic Finance: Issues in Sukuk and Proposals for Reformby Mohammad Hashim Kamali; A.K. Abdullah

    Kube Publishing Ltd 2014; US$ 18.95

    A revolution is happening in Islamic finance including the rapid growth of the sukuk (Islamic bonds) market. more...

  • Ibn 'Abd al-Wahhabby Michael Crawford

    Oneworld Publications 2014; US$ 40.00

    Muhammad ibn ‘Abd al-Wahhab (1703–1792) aroused great controversy in his lifetime. More than two centuries after his death, he still elicits strong views. For some he is the model of a pious religious activist who fought to establish a regime of Islamic godliness in the least promising of environments. For others, especially Muslims associated with... more...

  • Scharia - der missverstandene Gottby Mouhanad Khorchide

    Herder Verlag 2014; US$ 14.30

    Kaum ein Begriff sorgt in Bezug auf den Islam für so viel Unbehagen und Unruhe wie »Scharia«. Mouhanad Khorchide legt in Weiterentwicklung seiner bahnbrechenden Grundlegung einer islamischen Theologie (»Islam ist Barmherzigkeit«) und in kritischer Auseinandersetzung mit dem Begriff, der Geschichte und den sehr unterschiedlichen Definitionen der Scharia... more...