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Constitutional Authority

Ashgate Research Companion to Islamic Law, Ruud Peters and Peri Bearman, eds. (2014), pp. 179-192.

14 Pages Posted: 23 May 2014  

Andrew F. March

Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University

Date Written: May 12, 2014

Abstract

This chapter is a survey of Islamic theories of "constitutional authority" from the founding of Islam to the Ottomans.

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March, Andrew F., Constitutional Authority (May 12, 2014). Ashgate Research Companion to Islamic Law, Ruud Peters and Peri Bearman, eds. (2014), pp. 179-192. . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=2435973

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Edmond J. Safra Center for Ethics, Harvard University ( email )

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