Policing Muslim Communities : Comparative International Context

Recently  the Islamic world  is undergoing political crisis and social unrest, in no small measure due to conflict between traditionalism and modernism. At the center of this contention is the role of Sharia  in Muslim society and the keeping of order. With this global  discourse in mind, Policing  ...

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Main Authors: Hakeem, Farrukh B., Haberfeld, M.R. (Author), Verma, Arvind (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: New York, NY Springer New York 2012, 2012
Edition:1st ed. 2012
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • The Concept of Punishment under Sharia
  • Policing Muslims in Western Democracies
  • Human Rights and Islamic Law
  • Police and the Administration of Justice in Medieval India.-Policing Muslim Community in India
  • Policing Minorities in the Arab World
  • Policing Muslims in a Combat/Peace Environment