Political Dimension (Siyāsa Sharʿiyya) of Islamic Law

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Siyāsa sharʿiyya—literally, “governance in accordance with Islamic law”—is a late medieval Sunni doctrine regarding the political function of Islamic law. It emphasizes the religious purpose of all political authority, while ...

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