1. Ahmed El Shamsy - "Islamic Law in Social Context: The Case of Early Islamic Egypt"

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    from Ali Vural Ak Center for Global I Added 277 0 0

    The relationship between societies and their laws is complex. Legal doctrines do not develop in a vacuum: they emerge in particular historical circumstances and appeal to particular social constituencies…

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    • Laila Lalami and Ahmed El Shamsy

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      April 16, 2012 Arab Spring: Unfoldings Refoldings Laila Lalami, novelist, journalist Ahmed El Shamsy, Assistant Professor, University of Chicago Using Egypt and Morocco as grounding for a discussion…

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