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Volume VII: Contracts in General | Chapter 7 (2006): Contract Law of Islam and the Arab Middle East

Completed in September 1997

Frank E. Vogel

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I. Overview

2–122

II. Classical Islamic Contract law

2–13

   A. Introduction

2–4

      i. Unique Characteristics of Islamic Contract Law

5–8

      ii. The Nature of Islamic Law

9–13

      iii. Scope and Method

14–35

   B. Fundamental Norms of Ḳurʾān and Sunna

15–16

      i. Property

17–18

      ii. Trade by Mutual Consent

19–21

      iii. Usury (ribā)

22–23

      iv. Gambling (maysir) and Risk (gharar)

24–25

      v. Commercial Et…

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“Detailed Table of Contents”, in: International Encyclopedia of Comparative Law Online, Edited by: U. Drobnig, R. David, H. H. Egawa, R. Graveson, V. Knapp, A. T. Von Mehren, Y. Noda, S. Rozmaryn, V. M. Tschchikvadze, H. Valladão, H. Yntema, K. Zweigert. Consulted online on 20 October 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-4021_IECO_COM_0707TOC>
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