Middle Eastern Studies Theses
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(University of St Andrews, 2002) - ThesisThis dissertation is concerned with the case study of Algerian political Islam in the contemporary era. The central research question addressed here is two fold. First, the question of whether political Islam ...
(University of St Andrews, 1993-11) - ThesisIslamic law never achieved unity but expressed itself in, at least, four surviving schools. More interestingly, contemporary Muslim communities are still divided among themselves on a number of issues related to their ...
(University of St Andrews, 1987) - ThesisThe present work is mainly concerned with the commercial relations between the Arab world and India in the 3rd and 4th / 9th and 10th centuries. The thesis consists of an Introduction and five chapters. The introduction ...
The theory, practice and administration of waqf with special reference to the Malayan state of Kedah (University of St Andrews, 1971) - Thesis
(University of St Andrews, 1994) - ThesisThis dissertation aims to formulate a view of Arabian tribalism in the pre- Islamic period and its development in Islamic times. The first part assesses the historical usability of the literary source material ...