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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 30 Apr 2017

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1 8,382 Contested Universalities of International Law: Islam's Struggle with Modernity
Ebrahim Afsah
University of Copenhagen - Faculty of Law
Date posted to database: 2 Jan 2014
Last Revised: 2 Sep 2015
2 6,061 Natural Law Theory: The Modern Tradition
Brian Bix
University of Minnesota Law School
Date posted to database: 12 Dec 1999
Last Revised: 27 Aug 2007
3 3,466 Genealogies of Sovereignty in Islamic Political Theology
Andrew F. March
Yale University - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 26 Oct 2012
Last Revised: 2 Aug 2015
4 3,387 Do Constitutions Requiring Adherence to Sharia Threaten Human Rights?: How Egypt's Constitutional Court Reconciles Islamic Law with the Liberal Rule of Law
Clark B. Lombardi and Nathan J. Brown
University of Washington School of Law and George Washington University - Department of Political Science
Date posted to database: 22 Jun 2006
Last Revised: 28 Jul 2011
5 3,262 Islamic Banks and Investment Financing
Rajesh K. Aggarwal and Tarik Yousef
Northeastern University and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
Date posted to database: 6 Aug 1996
Last Revised: 18 Dec 2012
6 3,231 Islam & the West: Testing the Clash of Civilizations Thesis
Pippa Norris and Ronald Inglehart
Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR)
Date posted to database: 11 Jul 2002
Last Revised: 30 Nov 2003
7 2,585 Constitutional Courts Vs. Religious Fundamentalism: Three Middle Eastern Tales
Ran Hirschl
University of Toronto
Date posted to database: 22 Nov 2004
Last Revised: 27 Jul 2009
8 2,118 Secularism and Human Rights: A Contextual Analysis of Headscarves, Religious Expression, and Women's Equality Under International Law
Karima Bennoune
University of California, Davis - School of Law
Date posted to database: 25 May 2007
Last Revised: 21 Jun 2007
9 2,019 The Sharia’h Dimension of the Persian Gulf's Hydrocarbon Resources
Nima Mersadi Tabari
King's College London
Date posted to database: 2 Feb 2012
Last Revised: 26 May 2014
10 1,978 Three Views on the Ethics of Tax Evasion
Robert W. McGee
Fayetteville State University - Department of Accounting
Date posted to database: 9 Nov 2005
Last Revised: 12 Jun 2006

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
1 Mar 2017 through 30 Apr 2017

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1 70 Why Tolerate Law?
Valeriano Diviacchi
Harvard Law School
Date posted to database: 7 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 23 Apr 2017
2 59 Getting Religion and Belief Wrong by Definition: Why Atheism and Agnosticism Need to Be Understood as Beliefs and Why Religious Freedom Is Not 'Impossible': A Response to Sullivan and Hurd.
Iain T. Benson
University of Notre Dame Australia
Date posted to database: 22 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 22 Apr 2017
3 46 On the Likelihood of God's Existence: An Econometric Perspective
David Axelrod
Montclair State University - Economics
Date posted to database: 7 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 7 Mar 2017
4 29 Religious Difference in a Secular Age: The Minority Report by Saba Mahmoud (2016) Book Review
Lama Abu-Odeh
Georgetown University Law Center
Date posted to database: 7 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 8 Mar 2017
5 24 Education as Leading Humans to Be Perfect: A Buddhist Perspective
Yongyut - Khamkhong and Wanlapa Jandaboue
St. Theresa International College, Thailand and Phranakhon Rajabhat University
Date posted to database: 8 Mar 2017
Last Revised: 8 Mar 2017
6 19 The Legal Revolution Against the Place of Religion: The Case of Trinity Western University Law School
Barry W. Bussey
Leiden University, Leiden Law School
Date posted to database: 17 Apr 2017
Last Revised: 17 Apr 2017





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