The Last Sharia Court in Europe

The Last Sharia Court in Europe
  • A Jurist's Travelogue
  • Author(s): Maurits Berger
  • ISBN Book: 978-94-6236-213-0, #1 edition
  • ISBN E-Book: 978-90-8974-664-1, #1 edition
  • Year of publication: 2021
  • Product specifications


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The book is accompanied by unique film material about the mufti of the last Sharia Court in Europe:

The only Sharia court that exists in Europe is located at the eastern tip of Greece. In this travelogue of his fieldtrips to the region, professor Maurits Berger gives a unique insight into the workings of that court. His encounters with Muftis, Muslims and Christians are interspersed with background information and personal reflections on the larger issues, such as religious courts, Islamic law, Turkish-Greek politics, Islam in Europe, minorities and human rights. This book is intended for anyone who is interested in today’s issues of Muslims and Islam in Europe. The book is accompanied by unique film material about the mufti of the last Sharia Court in Europe.

Information about the author(s)

Professor Maurits Berger is Professor of Islam and the West at Leiden University.

Product specifications

Author(s) Maurits Berger
ISBN Book 978-94-6236-213-0,#1 edition
ISBN E-Book 978-90-8974-664-1,#1 edition
Publication date 29 juni 2021
Number of pages 118 Pages
Brand Boom juridisch
Subject(s) Law (general)
Language English

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