Islamic Law in Europe?: Legal Pluralism and its Limits in European Family Laws (Cultural Diversity and Law)

Islamic Law in Europe?: Legal Pluralism and its Limits in European Family Laws (Cultural Diversity and Law)Cultural and religious identity and family law are inter-related in a number of ways and raise various complex issues. European legal systems have taken various approaches to meeting these challenges. This book examines this complexity and indicates areas in which conflicts may arise by analysing examples from legislation and court decisions in Germany, Switzerland, France, England and Spain. It includes questions of private international law, comments on the various degrees of consideration acc…

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Law and Piety in Medieval Islam (Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization)

Law and Piety in Medieval Islam (Cambridge Studies in Islamic Civilization)Cultural and religious identity and family law are inter-related in a number of ways and raise various complex issues. European legal systems have taken various approaches to meeting these challenges. This book examines this complexity and indicates areas in which conflicts may arise by analysing examples from legislation and court decisions in Germany, Switzerland, France, England and Spain. It includes questions of private international law, comments on the various degrees of consideration acc…

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