Mohamed A. Arafa

Cornell University - Law School

Visiting Professor (and Scholar) of Law

Myron Taylor Hall

Cornell University

Ithaca, NY 14853-4901

United States

Universidade de Brasília (UnB)

Visiting Assistant Professor of Law

Campus Universitário Darcy Ribeiro

Asa Norte

Brasília, Distrito Federal 70910-900

Brazil

Alexandria University - Faculty of Law

Assistant Professor of Criminal Law and Criminal Justice

Moustafa Mousharafa Street

Soter

Alexandria

Egypt

Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law

Adjunct Professor of Islamic Law and Middle Eastern Legal Studies

530 West New York Street

Indianapolis, IN 46202

United States

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1.

Battling Corruption within a Corporate Social Responsibility Strategy

Indiana International & Comparative Law Review, Vol. 21, No. 3, 2011
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Nov 2011
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Bribes, Kickbacks, Corporate Social Responsibility ("CSR"),Corruption, Ethical Leadership, Market Competition, Corporate Governance, Legal Morality, United Nations Global Compact ("UNGC"), United Nations Convention Aganist Corruption ("UNCAC"), Globalization, Crime, and International Market Economy

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After the Revolution: Egypt's Changing Forms of Corruption

2 U. Balt. J. Int'l L. 23 (2014)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 Apr 2013 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2014
M. Patrick Yingling and Mohamed A. Arafa
Reed Smith LLP and Cornell University - Law School
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Egypt, Arab Spring, revolution, corruption, constitution, campaign finance, separation of powers, checks and balances, democracy

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President Mursi's Egypt Arab Spring: Does Egypt Will Continue to Be a Civil State or Under the Umbrella of Islamic (Sharie‘a) Law and Islamism?

US-China Law Review, Vol. 9, No. 6, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Dec 2012
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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civil, Sharie'a, law, Egypt, Islamism, Islamic law, Muslim brotherhood, national security, corruption

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Whither Egypt? Against Religious Fascism and Legal Authoritarianism: Pure Revolution, Popular Coup, or a Military Coup D’État?

Indiana International & Comparative Law Review, Vol. 24, No. 4, 2014
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Jan 2015
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Islamic Law, Human Rights, International Law, Religion, Revolution, Coup, Counter-Revolution, Impeachment, Military, Morsi, Muslim Brotherhood, Sovereignty, Rule of Law

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Corruption and Bribery in Islamic Law: Are Islamic Ideals Being Met in Practice?

18 Golden Gate Ann. Surv. Int'l & Comp. L. 171 (Spring 2012)
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 22 Sep 2012 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2015
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Ethics, Corruption, Bribery, Islamic Law, Islamic Criminal Law, International Bribery, Attempted Bribery, Confession, Crime, Moral Education, Social Liability, Impunity, Punishment, Offender, Jail, Flagellation

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Criminal Complicity - Accomplice Criminal Liability to the Criminal Offences 'A Comparative Analysis Between the Egyptian Criminal Law System and the Criminal Law System of the United States of America'

67 Revistas Jurídicas Síntese Revista de Estudos Criminais (Pontifical Catholic University Criminal Studies Law Journal) (Spring 2018)
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2018
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Accomplice Liability, Egyptian Criminal Law, Principal, Borrowed Criminality, Principle of Territoriality, Retroactively, Attempted Acts, Criminal Procedure, Common Law, Venu, Guilty, Model Penal Code, Actus Reus, Mens Rea, Instigation, Agreement, Assistance, Aiding, Abetting, Intentional Offences

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Corporate Social Responsibility and the Fight Against Corruption: Towards the Concept of CSR in Egypt after the January Revolution

Council on International Law and Politics [Corporate Social Responsibility in Comparative Perspective Book] (Chapter 9, Chicago 2014)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 25 Aug 2014
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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CSR, Islamic law, Corruption, Bribery, International Conventions, Commercial Law, Business Transactions, Poverty, Crime, Economic Conditions, Economic Welfare, Corporate Governance

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Towards a Culture for Accountability: A New Dawn for Egypt

Phoenix International Law Review, Vol. V, Issue 1, 2011
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 19 Nov 2011
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Egypt, Revolution, Hosni Mubarak, Demonastrotors, National Democratic Party (“NDP”), Regime, Democracy, Corrupt Police Power, Massive Farud, Rule of Law, Human Rights, Muslim Brotherhood, Banks, Temporal Constitutional Declaration, Abrogated, Islamic Sharie‘a

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Egypt between Fear and Reform in its Second Revolution: The Failure to Protect the Fundamental Human Rights Over and Over Again

7 Phoenix L. Rev. 1 (Fall 2013)
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 Feb 2014
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Revolution, Amended Constitution, Human Rights, Theocracy, Islamists, Islamic Law, Democracy, Muslim Brotherhood, Military, Justice, Criminal Law, Police Law, Transitional Period, Supreme Counsel for the Armed Forces (“SCAF”), Mubarak, International Covenant on Civil and Political Rights (“ICCPR”)

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Islamic Policy of Environmental Conservation: 1,500 Years Old – Yet Thoroughly Modern

16 European J. L. Reform 2 (EJLR), Special Issue on Islamic Law (Spring 2014)
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 29 Oct 2014
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Environment, Waqf (endowment), Khalifa (steward), God’s Equilibrium, Water, Air, Soil, Arab Spring, Islamic Law, Arab Laws, Greening, Destruction, Corruption

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Judicial Corporal Punishment in the United States? Lessons from Islamic Criminal Law for Curing the Ills of Mass Incarceration

25 Indiana International & Comparative Law Review 3, 2015
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 26 Jan 2016
Mohamed A. Arafa and Jonathan Burns
Cornell University - Law School and Dentons- Riyadh
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Islamic Criminal Law, Punishment, Deprivation of Liberty, Deterrence, Judaical Power, Hudud, Rehabilitation

12.

Gender Equality in the Arab and Muslim World: Whither Post-Revolutionary Egypt?

Gender Equality in a Global Perspective (Routledge Advances in Management and Business Studies, (Chapter 3, London & New York)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
Mohamed A. Arafa and Ahmed El-Ashry
Cornell University - Law School and Alexandria University - Faculty of Law
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Gender, Equality, Islamic Law, Constitution, Family Law, Human Rights, Universal, Egypt, Divorce, Inheritance

13.

The Rights of the Elderly in the Arab Middle East-Islamic Theory versus Arabic Practice

14 Marquette Elder’s Advisor L. Rev. 2 (Fall 2012)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 03 Jan 2013
Radwa S. Elsaman and Mohamed A. Arafa
American University Washington College of Law and Cornell University - Law School
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Elder law, social insurance, Islamic law, schools of law, parents, equality, care, health, labour

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Insights on Divine (Islamic) Law: Islamophobia versus Terrorism, Death Penalty, and Transitional Justice

CALUMET: Intercultural Law & Humanities Review (Law & Religion, ISSN 2465-0145 (Online)), 2016, Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-9
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 22 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2016
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Terrorism, Islamic Law, Death Penalty, Human Rights, Universal Agreements, Crimianl Law, Egypt

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What's New in the Residential Care of the Elderly in the Arab and Islamic World? The Case of Egypt

Towards Human Rights in Residential Care for Older Persons: International Perspectives (Chapter 2, Routledge, London & New York)
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Jan 2016
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Elderly, Islamic Law, Social Security, Solidarity, Arab Law, Constitution, Corruption, Human Rights, Labor Law, Inheritance, Family

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Attempted Criminal Offences in Egyptian Criminal Law 'Study and Analysis on How to Apply the General Legal Principles of Therapeutic Jurisprudence (TJ) in Criminal Law Particularly to Attempted Criminal Crimes'

2 REVISTA CIDADANIA E DIREITOS HUMANOS (Citizenship & Human Rights) L. J. 1 (2016)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2016
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Criminal Policy, The Commencement of Execution, Criminal Itinerary, Objective Perspective, Subjective Perspective, Egyptian Court of Cassation, Criminal Intent, Abandonment, Therapeutic Jurisprudence (TJ), Social Science, Criminal Legal Responsibility, Criminal Defense, Felonies, Misdemeanors

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Mubarak Criminal Liability: Is It a Fair Trial after the Revolution or a Drama Series? (Part One)

1 Brazilian Electronic Journal of Economics 1 (2014)
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 27 Apr 2014
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Egyptian Revolution; Islamic law; Mubarak; Hum Rights; Criminal Court; Criminal Law; Bribery; Attempted Murder; Felony; Criminal Liability; Head of State; Sunnah; Qur'an; Civilizations

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Legitimacy versus Illegitimacy — Transparency, Integrity of Financial Markets and Corporate Governance: Whither Corruption?

3 Kuwait Int’l L. J. of Sharie‘a Studies & Research 12 (2016), Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law Research Paper No. 2016-30
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 02 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 31 Aug 2016
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Corruption, Ethics,Transparency, Integrity, Arab Spring, Globalization, UNCAC, Corporate Governance, Criminal Law

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Europe in Crisis: Crime, Criminal Justice, and the Way Forward. Essays in Honour of Nestor Courakis. Vol. Ii. Athens, Ant. N. Sakkoulas, 2017

C.D. Spinellis / Nikolaos Theodorakis / Emmanouil Billis / George Papadimitrakopoulos (Eds.): Europe in Crisis: Crime, Criminal Justice, and the Way Forward. Essays in Honour of Nestor Courakis. Vol. Ii. Athens, Ant. N. Sakkoulas, 2017 [Isbn: 978-960-596-107-7]
Number of pages: 1925 Posted: 01 Mar 2018
Ulrich Sieberer, Evangelos Moutsopoulos, Maria Archimandritou, Sotirios Lytras, Ioannis Panousis, Claus Roxin, Ilias Bantekas, Nadia Chr. Bitheli, Magdalini Chr. Bitheli, Nikolaos Davrados, Konstantinos Dimarellis, Peggy C. Giannakopoulou, Ioannis Giokaris, Vincenzo Militello, Christian Ponce, Rocco Alagna, Vasiliki Chalkiadaki, Vasilika Hysi, Charis Papacharalambous, Dimitris N. Triantafyllou, Nadia Banteka, Savvas A. Georgiadis, Krisztina Karsai, Nicolas Kyriakides, Cristian Dumitru Mihes, Ferenc Sántha, Helen Xanthaki, Stratos Georgoulas, Konstantinos Kalliris, Maria Krambia-Kapardis, Hans Kudlich, Elisa Hoven, Wolfgang Rau, Anastasia Sotiropoulou, Marianthi Stathaki, Dimitri Vlassis, Els De Busser, Artemis Chatzistavrou, Laura Ferola, Andreas Kapardis, Marilena Katsogiannou, Orestis Omran, Konstanze Jarvers, Jae Min Kim, Gerd Ferdinand Kirchhoff, Ioannis Kouvakas, George Papadimitrakopoulos, Stavroula Soukara, Franz Streng, Thomas Weigend, Emmanouil Billis, Valsamis Mitsilegas, Anna Plevri, Johanna Rinceanu, Anna Tzanaki, Aphrodite Voli, Mohamed A. Arafa, Adam Revello, Anastasia Davis Bondarenko, Michaeil Risvas, Blanka Glasenhardt, Frank G. Madsen, Nikos Theodorakis, David P. Farrington, Victor Tsilonis, Sofia Antonopoulou, Sabine Carl, Judit Jacsó, Charalampos Koligkionis, Grazia Mannozzi, Konstantinos Papadiamantis, Theodora Souma, Nikolaos Pouis, Maria P. Kranidioti, Paraskevi N. Zagoura, Emmanuel Melissaris, Anastasia Papageorgiou, Angelika Pitsela, Theofili Chatzispyrou, Athanassia P. Skyiotou, Terttu Utriainen, Constantinos Constantinides, Uberto Gatti, Lukash Anastasiia, Martin Killias, Fotios Nikolaou, Konstantinos Panagos, Irene Sagel-Grande, Vasso Artinopoulou, Dobrinka Chankova, Frieder Dünkel, Nikolaos K. Koulouris, Stergios Mitas, Lucia Parlato and Chiara Perini
University of Konstanz, Academy of Athens, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Brunel University London - Brunel Law School, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens - Faculty of Law, Panteion University of Athens - Panteion University of Political and Social Sciences, Loyola University New Orleans College of Law, University of Nicosia, Independent, University of Newcastle (Australia), University of Palermo, Independent, University of Padova, Independent, University of Tirana - Faculty of Law, University of Cyprus, European Union - European Commission, Tilburg University - International Victimology Institute Tilburg (INTERVICT), Independent, University of Szeged, University of Oxford, Students, University of Oradea, University of Miskolc, University of London - School of Advanced Studies, University of the Aegean, King's College London – The Dickson Poon School of Law, Cyprus University of Technology, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg-Friedrich Alexander Universität Erlangen Nürnberg, University of Cologne, Independent, American College of Greece (DEREE), Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, United Nations - Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Independent, Independent, University of Cyprus, Independent, Independent, Independent, Korea Institute for Defense Analyses (KIDA), Tokiwa Daigakku, Independent, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Law, University of Nicosia, Independent, University of Cologne, Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Queen Mary University of London, School of Law, University of Nicosia, Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Max Planck Institute for Foreign and International Criminal Law, Lund University - Faculty of Law, Independent, Cornell University - Law School, Claremont Colleges - Pomona College, Students, Independent, Independent, Independent, St. Edmund's, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge, University of Cambridge - Institute of Criminology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Independent, Independent, Independent, Independent, University of Insubria, POTAMITISVEKRIS Law Partnership, POTAMITISVEKRIS Law Partnership, Independent, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens - Faculty of Law, Independent, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Independent, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki - Law, Economic and Political Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Law, Economic and Political Sciences, Students, Democritus University of Thrace, University of Lapland - Faculty of Law, Independent, University of Genova, University of St. Gallen, University of St. Gallen, University of Nicosia, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens - Faculty of Law, University of Groningen - Faculty of Law, Panteion University of Athens - Panteion University of Political and Social Sciences, Independent, University of Greifswald, Democritus University of Thrace, Independent, University of Palermo and University of Insubria
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criminal law, criminal justice, crisis, European Union Law, criminology, Festschrift, Nestor Courakis, international criminal law, corruption, economic crime, juvenile justice

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Terrorism Under the Umbrella of International Criminal Law: Legislating Terror in Egypt Under a Draconian Counter-Terrorism Law, Ex Aequo Et Bono

in Europe in Crises: Crime, Criminal Justice and the Way Forward, Essays in Honour of Nestor Courakis, Editions Ant. N. Sakkoulas Limited Partnership (Athens, Greece) (Fall 2017)
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 27 Sep 2017
Mohamed A. Arafa and Adam Revello
Cornell University - Law School and Claremont Colleges - Pomona College, Students
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Terrorism, Islamic Extremists, Islamic Law, Criminal Offence, International Law, Humanitarian Law

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Arab World's Verdict on Legal Education: The Egyption Case between Status Quo, Assessment, and Some Hope

Journal of Social Sciences (COES&RJ-JSS), Centre of Excellence for Scientific & Research Journalism, COES&RJ LLC 4, Volume 4, Number 4, October 2015
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Jan 2016
Cornell University - Law School, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Alexandria University - Faculty of Law and Alexandria University - Faculty of Law
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Legal Education, Egyptian Constitution, Law Schools, Exams, Learning and Communication Skills, Legal Writing, Legal Analysis, Cases, Laws, Islamic Law, Civil Law System, Common and Case Law

22.

Islamic Criminal Law: The Divine Criminal Justice System between Lacuna and Possible Routes

2 Journal of Forensic and Crime Studies 102 (Spring 2018)
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 25 Jun 2018
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Criminal Law; Human Rights; Crime, Islamic Criminal Law, Homicide

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The Unexpected Trials Of Egyptian Leaders: Is It a Question of Law or Politics?

US China Law Review Journal, Vol. 12, No. 6, 2015
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Aug 2015
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Islamic Law, Criminal Law, Leader, Accountability, Election, Corruption, Trial, Due Process

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The Meaning of ‘Religion’ in the Legal Context: Some Remarks on the Pragmatics of Islam in Egyptian Law in Multicultural Societies Law

39 Rivista Telematica [Milan Univ. L. J. “Italy”] (Fall 2017)
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Apr 2018
Giancarlo Anello and Mohamed A. Arafa
University of Parma and Cornell University - Law School
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Islamic Religion; Egyptian Supreme Constitutional Court; meaning of religion

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The Prohibition of Wearing Veil in Public Schools in Egypt: An Analysis of the Egyptian Supreme Constitutional Court Jurisprudence

4 Revista de Investigações Constitucionais (Journal of Constitutional Research) 1, (Curitiba, Brasil) (Spring 2017)
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 27 Sep 2017
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Islamic Law, Veil, Public School, Religious Freedom, Egypt, Human Rights, Constitution

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Transitional Justice, the Seeds of Change: Secular Law or Divine (Islamic) Law, Quo Vadis?

Creighton Law Review, Vol. 9, No. 2, 2018
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 21 Jun 2018
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Transitional Justice, Islamic Law, Human Rights, Humanitarian Law, Religion, Political Scene, Egypt, Death Penalty, Arab Spring, Uprisings, Criminal Procedural Law

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Islam and Elder Care in Egypt after the Arab Spring Uprisings: Between Divine Law and Secular Law: Quo Vadis?

CALUMET: Intercultural L. & Humanities Rev. [Law & Religion] (Online Fall 2017) (reprinted by The International Center for Criminal Sciences (“ICCS”) in Brasil)
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 26 Mar 2018
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Muslim elderly rights; elder care; Egypt; Shari‘a; Arab Spring

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A Question to the President of the United States, Donald Trump: Is It a Travel Ban, or a Muslim Ban, or a Travel Muslim Ban?

5 Revista de Investigações Constitucionais (Journal of Constitutional Research) 2, (Curitiba, Brasil) (Fall 2018)
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Sep 2018
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Travel Ban, Muslims, Trump, Islam, Terrorism, White House

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The Koran (Al-Qur'An): Arabic-English Bilingual Edition with an Introduction by Mohamed a. 'Arafa محمد عرفه طبعة ثنائية اللغة )عربية-انجليزية ( مع مقدمة بقلم ...القرآن

Encyclopedia of the Comparative Religion Collection Time Books™ (imprint of TellerBooks™) (California, Spring 2018)
Number of pages: 637 Posted: 08 Oct 2018
Mohamed A. Arafa
Cornell University - Law School
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Islam, Qur'an, Mohammad, Human Rights, Criminal Law, Legal System, Courts