J. Schacht. "Law and Justice". Study Guide

  • 1. I'm sorry that there are quite a few legal terms [English] in this piece, and you may need to look some of them up. The law has developed quite a vocabulary that is not in common use among us ordinary people. About a few Arabic/Islamic terms you may need to refresh your memory.
  • 2. According to Schacht, what were the origins of Islamic Law?
  • 3. What was the relationship between Islamic law and religion?