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Public Policy: Beyond Traditional Jurisprudence: A Maqasid Approach
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written by Basma I. Abdelgafar, fl. 2006 (London, England: International Institute of Islamic Thought, 2018), 201 page(s)
This work charts new territory in Islamic scholarship by attempting to address the field of public policy from a maqasid (higher objectives of the Shariah) perspective. Public Policy is an independent discipline from both law and politics. Thus, Public Policy in Islam is introduced here as a qualitatively differen...
written by Basma I. Abdelgafar, fl. 2006 (London, England: International Institute of Islamic Thought, 2018), 201 page(s)
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The New Political Islam: Human Rights, Democracy, and Justice
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written by Emmanuel Karagiannis, fl. 2018, in Haney Foundation Series (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018, originally published 2018), 277 page(s)
Islamist political parties and groups are on the rise throughout the Muslim world and in Muslim communities in the West. Owing largely to the threat of terrorism, political Islam is often portrayed as a monolithic movement embodying fundamentalism and theocracy, an image magnified by the rise of populism and xenop...
written by Emmanuel Karagiannis, fl. 2018, in Haney Foundation Series (Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2018, originally published 2018), 277 page(s)
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Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 3, Religion
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produced by J. Walter Thompson (Company) and Films of Record, in Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 49 mins

Over the past few decades, life for many women across the globe has changed beyond all recognition. This fascinating series explores how, from the highest echelons of society, to the lowest rungs of the global ladder, a quiet revolution has been taking place. Women today have the power of self-determination; the a...

produced by J. Walter Thompson (Company) and Films of Record, in Her Story: The Female Revolution, Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2016), 49 mins
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Reasoning with God: Reclaiming Shari'ah in the Modern Age
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written by Khaled Abou El Fadl, 1963- (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014, originally published 2014), 557 page(s)
In light of recent concern over Shari'ah, such as proposed laws to prohibit it in the United States and conflict over the role it should play in the new Egyptian constitution, many people are confused about the meaning of Shari'ah in Islam and its role in the world today. In Reasoning with God, renowned Islamic sc...
written by Khaled Abou El Fadl, 1963- (Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2014, originally published 2014), 557 page(s)
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The Parameters of Halal and Haram in Shariah and the Halal Industry, Co-published with the International Institute of Advanced Islamic Studies, Malaysia
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written by Mohammad Hashim Kamali, 1944-, in Occasional Papers Series, 23 (London, England: International Institute of Islamic Thought, 2013), 64 page(s)
When we think of the halal industry we normally think of meat and meat products. But there is far more to the industry than simply this. The issue of halal touches many areas of Muslim life, and because the industry is driven by profit and the market realities of supply and demand, better understanding of Islamic...
written by Mohammad Hashim Kamali, 1944-, in Occasional Papers Series, 23 (London, England: International Institute of Islamic Thought, 2013), 64 page(s)
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Abrogation in the Qur'an and Islamic Law: A Critical Study of the Concept of Naskh and its Impact
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written by Louay Fatoohi, fl. 2013, in Routledge Studies in Religion, No. 22 (Abingdon, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2013, originally published 2013), 303 page(s)
This book examines in detail the concept of "abrogation" in the Qur'an, which has played a major role in the development of Islamic law and has implications for understanding the history and integrity of the Qur'anic text. The term has gained popularity in recent years, as Muslim groups and individuals claim that...
written by Louay Fatoohi, fl. 2013, in Routledge Studies in Religion, No. 22 (Abingdon, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2013, originally published 2013), 303 page(s)
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Cathedral, 5, Hoping and Praying
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directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 5 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 1 hour 1 mins
Holy Week – Archbishop Rowan Williams reflects on the future of the Anglican church. Priests come to renew their vows and the Cathedral hosts two services – one for those who agree with the ordination of women, and one for those who don’t. The Archbishop washes the feet of worshippers and welcomes thousands...
directed by Peter Williams, fl. 2009-2012, in Cathedral, 5 (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 1 hour 1 mins
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The Constitution of Medina (63 Constitutional Articles)
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written by Muḥammad T̤āhirulqādrī, 1951- (Lahore, Punjab (Pakistan): Minhaj-ul-Quran International, 2012), 19 page(s)
The first written Constitution of Medina (also known as The Medina Charter or the Charter of Medina) was drafted and declared by Prophet Muhammad (Peace be upon him) in the year 622 AD to the people of Medina who included not only immigrant and local Muslims but also Jews and other non-Muslims and their non-Muslim...
written by Muḥammad T̤āhirulqādrī, 1951- (Lahore, Punjab (Pakistan): Minhaj-ul-Quran International, 2012), 19 page(s)
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Maqasid Al-Shari’ah, Ijtihad and Civilisational Renewal (Occasional Paper)
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written by Mohammed Hashim Kamali, 1944-, in Occasional Papers Series, 20 (Herndon, VA: International Institute of Islamic Thought, 2012), 61 page(s)
This paper develops the idea of a maqasid-based framework for ijtihad and civilisational renewal (tajdid hadari), a broad and engaging prospect that also involves a review and reappraisal of the methodology of Islamic jurisprudence relating to both the maqasid and ijtihad. The author argues that this would enable...
written by Mohammed Hashim Kamali, 1944-, in Occasional Papers Series, 20 (Herndon, VA: International Institute of Islamic Thought, 2012), 61 page(s)
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Contemporary Ijtihad: Limits and Controversies
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written by L. Ali Khan, 1948- and Hisham M. Ramadan, fl. 2004-2011 (Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh University Press, 2012, originally published 2011), 265 page(s)
The resurgence of Islam, geopolitical crises involving Muslim nations, violence associated with Islam and the immigration of millions of Muslims to Western countries have generated a strong interest in understanding Islamic law. The challenges of these new realities have impressed upon Muslims the need to rethink...
written by L. Ali Khan, 1948- and Hisham M. Ramadan, fl. 2004-2011 (Edinburgh, Scotland: Edinburgh University Press, 2012, originally published 2011), 265 page(s)
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