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Cairo University and the making of modern Egypt

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Cambridge University Press , Cambridge [England], New York
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StatementDonald Malcolm Reid.
SeriesCambridge Middle East library ;, 23
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LC ClassificationsLG511.C48 R45 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxviii, 296 p. :
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Open LibraryOL2188799M
ISBN 100521366410
LC Control Number89007047

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In this new study, the author examines sijills, the official documents of the Ottoman Islamic courts, to understand how sharia law, society, and the early-modern economy of sixteenth- and seventeenth-century Ottoman Cairo related to the practice of custom in determining rulings.

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Donald Malcolm Reid is Professor of History at Georgia State University and author of Cairo University and the Making of Modern Egypt (), Lawyers and Politics in the Arab World, (), and The Odyssey of Farah Antun: A Syrian Christian's Quest for Secularism (). Remaking the Modern: Space, Relocation, and the Politics of Identity in a Global Cairo.

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