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  • Introduction: Legal pluralism and Shar'a.
    Turner, Bryan S., and Adam Possamai (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 1-13.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Law; Sharia
  • Contradictions, conflcits, dilemmas and temporary resolutions: A sociology of law analysis of Shari'a in selected western societies.
    Richardson, James T. (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 237-252.

    Associated Search Terms: Conflict; Islam; Law; Sharia
  • Trial and error: Muslims and Sharia in the German context.
    Aries, Wolf D. Ahmad; and James T. Richardson (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 139-154.

    Associated Search Terms: Sharia; Law; Islam, Germany; Germany
  • Legal pluralism and the Shari'a: A comparison of Greece and Turkey.
    Turner, Bryan S., and Berna Zengin Arslan (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 219-236.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Greece; Comparative; Islam, Turkey; Turkey; Islam, Greece; Sharia
  • Soft authoritarianism, social diversity and legal pluralism: The case of Singapore.
    Turner, Bryan S. (2015)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan S. Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, pp. 69-81.

    Associated Search Terms: Authoritarianism; Singapore; Sharia; Law; Islam, Singapore
  • The prosperous hardliner: Affluence, fundamentalism, and radicalization in Western European Muslim communities.
    Delia Deckard, Natalie, and David Jacobson (2015)
    Social Compass 62:3: 412-433.

    Analyzes interview survey data from France, Germany, Malaysia, Niger, Nigeria, Senegal, & Great Britain. Net of demographic variables, respondents from more prosperous families were more conservative about gender roles, sought the universal application of Islamic law, and embraced attitudes associated with politicized Islam.

    Associated Search Terms: Stratification; Fundamentalism; Gender traditionalism; Islam; Law; Politics
  • Trial and error: Muslims and Shari'a in the German context.
    Aires, Wolf, and James T. Richardson (2014)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan Turner (eds.) Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from around the World, New York: Springer.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Sharia; Islam, Germany
  • Contradictions, conflicts dilemmas, and temporary resolutions: A sociology of law analysis of Shari'a in selected western societies.
    Richardson, James T. (2014)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Case Studies from Around the world.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Islam; Sharia
  • The Future of Legal Pluralism.
    Turner, Bryan S., and James T. Richardson (2014)
    In Adam Possamai, James T. Richardson, and Bryan Turner (eds.) The Sociology of Shari'a: Cae Studies from Around the World. New York: Springer.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; Sharia; Islam
  • How Islam influences women's paid non-farm employment: Evidence from 26 Indonesian and 37 Nigerian provinces.
    Spierings, Niels (2014)
    Review of Religious Research 56:3: 399-431.

    Analyzes 2003 Demographic and Health Survey data for Indonesia & Nigeria. Muslim/Christian comparisons do not show differences in women's gainful employment, but traditionalist forms of Islam & Islamic province legislation locates women's gainful work in the home.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Indonesia; Work; Women; Sharia; Nigeria; Gender role; Indonesia; Gender traditionalism; Islam, Nigeria; Law
  • Islam in Europa--Integration durch Recht und ihre Grenzen.
    Joppke, Christian (2013)
    Kölner Zeitschrift für Soziologie und Sozialpsychologie 65, 1 Suppl., 409-435.

    Associated Search Terms: Europe; Islam, Europe; Law; Assimilation
  • Legal Integration of Islam: A Transatlantic Comparison.
    Joppke, Christian, and John Torpey (2013)
    Cambridge Massachusetts: Harvard University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Comparative; Law; Islam, U.S.A.; Islam, Germany; Islam, France; Islam, Canada; Integration (social)
  • Managing minority religious and ethnic groups in Australia: Implications for social cohesion.
    Richardson, James T. (2013)
    Social Compass 60:4: 579-590.

    Observations developed while on sabbatical in Australia.

    Associated Search Terms: Sharia; Australia; Cohesion; Islam, Australia; Law; Minority; Pluralism
  • Can Islam Be French? Pluralism and Pragmatism in a Secularist State.
    Bowen, John R. (2010)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Based on observtion & interviews; focuses on diverse Muslim educational organizations & public intellectuals.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; France; Islam, France; Law
  • Religiosity and Islamic Rule in Iran.
    Tezcür, Günex Murat, and Taghi Azadarmaki (2008)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 47:2: 211-224.

    Analyzes 2003 survey data from Tehran; religiosity predicts support for Islamic rule.

    Associated Search Terms: State; Islam, Iran; Politics, Iran; Law; Iran, Tehran; Shi'ite, Iran; Religiosity
  • Envisioning the Nation: Women Activists, Religion and the Public Sphere in Indonesia.
    Rinaldo, Rachel (2008)
    Social Forces 86:4: 1781-1804.

    Based on ethnographic data on Islamic women's political groups in Indonesia.

    Associated Search Terms: Abortion; Politics, Indonesia; Participant observation; Indonesia; Islam, Indonesia; Law; State; Pornography; Women; Activism
  • Why the French Don't Like Headscarves. Islam, the State, and Public Space.
    Bowen, John R. (2007)
    Princeton, New Jersey: Princeton University Press.

    Based on interviews & examination of official proceedings & media reports.

    Associated Search Terms: Education; Islam, France; Laïcité; France; Law; State
  • Europeanizing the Governance of Religious Diversity: Islam and the Transnationalization of Law, Politics, and Identity.
    Koenig, Matthias (2007)
    Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 33:6: 911-932.

    Associated Search Terms: Identity; Law; Politics; Pluralism; Transnational; Islam; State
  • Droit et Islam en Europe: Quelles Globalisations?
    Christians, Louis-Léon (2006)
    Recherches sociologiques 2006:2: 93-104.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Europe; Law
  • Religion and Law in Uzbekistan. Renaissance and Repression in an Authoritarian Context.
    Hanks, Reuel R. (2004)
    In James T. Richardson (ed.), Regulating Religion. Case Studies from Around the Globe. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum, pp. 319-330.

    Associated Search Terms: Uzbekistan; Law; Islam, Uzbekistan
  • L'autorité de la référence: usages de la shari'a islamique dans le contexte judiciaire égyptien.
    Dupret, Baudouin (2004)
    Archives de sciences sociales des religions 125: 189-210.

    Associated Search Terms: Egypt; Law; Islam, Egypt; Sharia
  • Islam, Law, and Equality in Indonesia. An Anthropology of Public Reasoning.
    Bowen, John R. (2003)
    New York: Cambridge University Press.

    Associated Search Terms: Gender; Pluralism; Law; Indonesia; Family; Islam, Indonesia
  • The State, Religion, and the Family in Indonesia: The Case of Divorce Reform.
    Cammack, Mark, Lawrence A. Young, and Tim B. Heaton (2000)
    In Sharon K. Houseknecht and Jerry G. Pankhurst (eds.) Family, Religion, and Social Change in Diverse Societies. New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 175-204.

    Examines the falling divorce rate in Indonesia, which has occurred independently of legal reforms making divorce more difficult.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Indonesia; State; Indonesia; Divorce; Family; Law
  • Legislating Social Change in an Islamic Society: Indonesia's Marriage Law.
    Camack, Mark, Lawrence A. Young, and Tim Heaton (1996)
    American Journal of Comparative Law 44: 45-73.

    Associated Search Terms: Marriage; Law; Indonesia; Islam, law
  • Religion and Constitutionalism in Western History and in Modern Iran and Pakistan.
    Arjomand, Said Amir (1993)
    In Said Amir Arjomand (ed.), The Political Dimensions of Religion. Albany: State University of New York Press, pp. 69-99.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Pakistan; Iran; State; Islam, Iran; Law; Sunni, Pakistan; Shi'ite, Iran; Pakistan
  • Geneaologies of Religion. Discipline and Reasons of Power in Christianity and Islam.
    Asad, Talal (1993)
    Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press.

    Argues against a transhistorical definition of religion. Describes origins of anthropologists' concepts of religion, ritual, inquisitorial torture, & penance. Sees obedience as crucial in medieval Christian monasticism. Culture is analogous to referents, not text. Discusses public criticism in Islamic Saudi Arabia.

    Associated Search Terms: Obedience; Geertz, Clifford; Saudi Arabia; Penance; Torture; Monasticism; Law; Islam, Saudi Arabia; Historical; Foucault, Michel; Definition of religion; Catholic, medieval; Methodology; Ritual
  • The Religionization of a Society: The Continuing Application of Shariah Law in Saudi Arabia.
    Souryal, Sam S. (1987)
    Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion 26:4: 429-449.

    Saudi Arabia, using sharia law, has lower crime rates than nearby countries that do not use it.

    Associated Search Terms: Deviance/social control; Criminology; Law; Saudi Arabia; Islam, Saudi Arabia
  • Conflict of Law and Religion in Contemporary India. A Study of the Supreme Court Verdict Relating to Muslim Law.
    Momin, A.R. (1986)
    Social Compass 33:2/3: 223-237.

    Studies a 1985 decision on divorce, in which the meaning of "wife" was at issue.

    Associated Search Terms: Law; India; Islam, India; Family
  • De la théorie à la pratique des prescriptions de l'Islam en Algérie contemporaine.
    Hadj-sadok, Mohammed (1978)
    Social Compass 25:3/4: 433-443.

    From the 8th century to the 19th, Sharia law was used in Algeria; French colonialism created a 132 yr. parenthesis. Since 1962 governments insisted on a Moslem national character, but has not returned to complete Sharia but learns from history.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam, Algeria; Algeria; Law
  • Zur soziologischen Betrachtung des islamischen Rechts.
    Schacht, Joseph (1935)
    Der Islam 22: 207-238.

    General overview of the development of Islamic law.

    Associated Search Terms: Islam; Law
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