Algeria
(13,420 words)

I. Introduction

The relationship between law and religion has been ambivalent since the origin of the contemporary Algerian State. Historians see Islam as one of the most important driving forces behind the Algerian National Movement (Harbi, 1975, 67-73), w…

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Mouloud Boumghar, “Algeria”, in: Encyclopedia of Law and Religion, General Editor Gerhard Robbers. Consulted online on 23 July 2017 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2405-9749_elr_COM_00000002>
First published online: 2016



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