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1.

Constitution-Making in Islamic Countries – A Theoretical Framework

Constitution-Making in Islamic Countries: Between Upheaval and Continuity, ed. by Rainer Grote and Tilmann Röder (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2010),
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law

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2.

Contested Universalities of International Law: Islam's Struggle with Modernity

Journal of the History of International Law, Vol. 10 (2008) pp. 259-307
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 02 Jan 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law
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3.

Designing Islamic Constitutions: Past Trends and Options for a Democratic Future

International Journal of Constitutional Law, 2013, University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-18
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law
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4.

'Islam is the Solution': Constitutional Visions of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood

Texas International Law Journal, Vol. 46, p. 73, 2010, Northwestern Public Law Research Paper No. 10-22
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 May 2010 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2010
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University, Law School, Students
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5.

Islam in Egypt's New Constitution

Foreign Policy, December 2012, University of Washington School of Law Research Paper No. 2013-19
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 02 May 2013 Last Revised: 28 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law and George Washington University - Department of Political Science
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6.

Elusive Equality: The Armenian Genocide and the Failure of Ottoman Legal Reform

St. John's Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1600745, Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 06 May 2010
Accepted Paper Series
St. John's University School of Law
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7.

Genealogies of Sovereignty in Islamic Political Theology

Social Research (Special Issue: Political Theology), Vol. 80 No. 1 (Spring 2013), pp. 293-320., Yale Law School, Public Law Working Paper No. 268
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 02 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University
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8.

Do Constitutions Requiring Adherence to Sharia Threaten Human Rights?: How Egypt's Constitutional Court Reconciles Islamic Law with the Liberal Rule of Law

American University International Law Review, Vol. 21, pp. 379-435, 2006
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Jun 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Washington School of Law and George Washington University - Department of Political Science
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9.

International Law, Dignity, Democracy, and the Arab Spring

46 Cornell International Law Journal 1 (2013), U of Houston Law Center No. 2012-A-3
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 25 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 02 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Houston Law Center
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10.

Islamic Finance: An Alternative in the Global Financial Market?

Number of pages: 3 Posted: 26 Jan 2009
Working Paper Series
Purdue University Calumet
Downloads 2,889
11.

Estimating the Impact of the Hajj: Religion and Tolerance in Islam's Global Gathering

HKS Working Paper No. RWP08-022
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 13 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Case Western Reserve University, Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and Harvard University - Department of Economics
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12.

Partnership, Equity-Financing and Islamic Finance: Whither Profit-Loss Sharing?

Review of Islamic Economics (Special Issue), Vol. 11, pp. 67-88, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 06 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 10 Mar 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Independent
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13.

The Special Court of the Clergy (Dādgāh-Ye Vizheh-Ye Ruhāniyat) and the Repression of Dissident Clergy in Iran

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 24 May 2010 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2011
Working Paper Series
Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study
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14.

Corporate Governance and Shariah Compliance in Institutions Offering Islamic Financial Services

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4054
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
World Bank and Publish What You Pay (PWYP) Africa
Downloads 2,236
15.

The Sharia’h Dimension of the Persian Gulf's Hydrocarbon Resources

International Energy Law Review, Vol. 2, pp. 61-68, 2012, King's College London Law School Research Paper No. 2014-10
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 02 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 26 May 2014
Accepted Paper Series
King's College London
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16.

Erecting New Constitutional Cultures: The Problems & Promise of Constitutionalism Post-Arab Spring

36 Boston College International & Comparative Law Review 219
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Columbia University
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17.

Talaq and the Muslim Family Law Ordinance, 1961 in Pakistan: An Analysis

Spectrum of International Law, Vol. 1, pp. 16-18, May-August 2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 Sep 2011
Accepted Paper Series
International Islamic University, Islamabad - Department of Law
Downloads 1,924
18.

The Medina Constitution

Understanding Islamic Law, 2006
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 17 Nov 2006
Accepted Paper Series
Washburn University /Legal Scholar Academy
Downloads 1,910
19.

Western Legal Prehistory: Reconstructing the Hidden Origins of Western Law and Civilization

Illinois Law Review, Vol. 2012, p. 101, 2012
Number of pages: 204 Posted: 14 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 26 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law
Downloads 1,905
20.

Corporate Governance: Conventional vs. Islamic Perspective

Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Indonesia - Center of Islamic Economics and Business, Faculty of Economics and Business (PEBS-FEUI)
Downloads 1,885
21.

Rights, Culture, and Crime: The Role of Rule of Law for the Women of Afghanistan

Columbia Journal of Transnational Law, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 04 Oct 2003
Accepted Paper Series
Washington and Lee University - School of Law
Downloads 1,729
22.

Islamic International Law (Siyar): An Introduction

Hamdard Islamicus, Vol. XXXX, No. 4, (October-December 2012), pp. 37-60.
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 May 2011 Last Revised: 06 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
International Islamic University, Islamabad - Department of Law
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23.

Islamic Hedging: Gambling or Risk Management?

Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 08-47, 21st Australasian Finance and Banking Conference 2008 Paper
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2008
Working Paper Series
Universiti Teknologi MARA, Malaysia and Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
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24.

Who Says Shari'a Demands the Stoning of Women? A Description of Islamic Law and Constitutionalism

Berkeley Journal of Middle Eastern & Islamic Law, Vol. 1, pp. 163-177, 2008, Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 08-30, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1059
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 08 Dec 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School
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25.

Public Reason as a Strategy for Principled Reconciliation: The Case of Islamic Law and International Human Rights

Chicago Journal of International Law, Vol. 8, No. 1, p. 1, 2008, University of Toronto, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 981777
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 12 Mar 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
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26.

Her Honor: An Islamic Critique of the Rape Laws of Pakistan from a Woman-Sensitive Perspective

Michigan Journal of International Law, Vol. 18, No. 287, 1997, Women of Faith: Muslim Women Scholar-Activitists in North America (2000), Syracuse University Press, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper Archival Collection
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 05 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School
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27.

What If Sharia Weren’t the Enemy? Rethinking International Women’s Rights Advocacy on Islamic Law

Columbia Journal of Gender and Law, Vol. 25, No. 5, 2011, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1154
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Feb 2011 Last Revised: 03 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School
Downloads 1,455
28.

Comparative study of Gift under Islamic Law and Transfer of Property Law: Indian perspective

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 13 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
University of Petroleum and Energy Studies (UPES) - College of Legal Studies
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29.

Riba, Efficiency, and Prudential Regulation: Preliminary Thoughts

Wisconsin International Law Journal, Forthcoming, Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 08-18
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 02 Apr 2008 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law
Downloads 1,426
30.

Islamic Banking: Experiences in the Islamic Republic of Iran and Pakistan

IMF Working Paper No. 89/12
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF)
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31.

The Islamic State and International Law: An Ideological Rollercoster?

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 31 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
Monash University - Department of Business Law & Taxation
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32.

The True, the Good and the Reasonable: The Theological and Ethical Roots of Public Reason in Islamic Law

University of Toronto, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 977206
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 03 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Faculty of Law

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33.

Islamic Capital Markets: Market Developments and Conceptual Evolution in the First Thirteen Years

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 09 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 05 May 2011
Working Paper Series
Curtis, Mallet-Prevost, Colt & Mosle LLP
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34.

Islamic Finance and Securitization: Man-Made Tale or Reality

Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 8-18
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 14 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Westminster - School of Law
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35.

The Democratic Coup d’État

Harvard International Law Journal, Vol. 53, No. 2, 2012
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 05 Sep 2011 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Lewis & Clark Law School
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36.

Were Muslim Barbarians Really Knocking on the Gates of Ontario?: The Religious Arbitration Controversy - Another Perspective

Ottawa Law Review, 40th Anniversary, pp. 67-82, Summer 2005
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Apr 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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37.

Analysing the Role of Shariah Supervisory Boards in Islamic Financial Institutions

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Gloucestershire, Markfield Institute of Higher Education (MIHE), Students
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38.

Social Identity Group and Human (In)Security - The Case of Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIS)

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Syracuse University - Institute for National Security & Counterterrorism (INSCT)
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39.

Analysis of Short-Term Asset Concentration in Islamic Banking

IMF Working Paper No. 87/67
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 15 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Centre for Education in Islamic Finance (INCEIF)
Downloads 1,105
40.

Riba and Hadith of Six Commodities

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Apr 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN
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41.

Liberal Democracy and Political Islam: The Search for Common Ground

Politics, Philosophy & Economics, Vol. 10, No 1, February 2011, Islamic Law and Law of the Muslim World Paper No. 09-83
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 01 Mar 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Ecole Normale Superiéure (ENS)
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42.

Veiled Objections: Facing Public Opposition to the Niqab

REASONABLE ACCOMMODATION: MANAGING RELIGIOUS DIVERSITY, Lori Beaman ed., Vancouver: UBC Press, 2012
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 21 Sep 2009 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
Downloads 1,083
43.

What Can the Islamic Past Teach Us About Secular Modernity?

Political Theory (Forthcoming)
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 03 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University
Downloads 1,067
44.

Antebellum Islam

58:1 Howard L.J. 141 (2014)
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Dec 2014 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Detroit Mercy - School of Law
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45.

A Study of Guardianship of Person and Property Under Muslim Law

Number of pages: 15 Posted: 08 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
KIIT University - KIIT School Of Law
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46.

Interpreting the Qur'an and the Constitution: Similarities in the Use of Text, Tradition, and Reason in Islamic and American Jurisprudence

Cardozo Law Review, Vol. 28, p. 67, 2006, Univ. of Wisconsin Legal Studies Research Paper No. 1036
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 14 Feb 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin Law School
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47.

Martyrdom, Suicide, and the Islamic Law of War: A Short Legal History

Fordham International Law Journal, Vol. 27, pp. 299-369, December 2003
Number of pages: 71 Posted: 02 Nov 2004
Accepted Paper Series
Seton Hall University - School of Law
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48.

The Semiotics of Women's Human Rights in Iran

Thomas Jefferson School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 975512, Connecticut Journal of International Law, Vol. 23, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 120 Posted: 26 Mar 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Thomas Jefferson School of Law
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49.

'Muslims Bans' and the (Re)Making of Political Islamophobia

Illinois Law Review 1237 (2017)
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 08 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 27 Nov 2017
Accepted Paper Series
University of Detroit Mercy - School of Law
Downloads 1,003
50.

Corporate Governance Disclosure in the Annual Report: An Exploratory Study on Indonesian Islamic Banks

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
Indonesia Financial Services Authority (OJK)
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