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Islamic Jurisprudence in Cyberspace: Construction of Interpretative Authority in Muslim Diaspora

Islamic Jurisprudence in Cyberspace: Construction of Interpretative Authority in Muslim Diaspora
The paper examines the phenomenon of dispensing legal opinions by Islamic scholars via the internet websites. It analyses the strategies which the sites use for establishing themselves as the sources of authority and their interpretative methods. Emphasis is given on jurisprudence for Muslim minorities living in the Western legal systems.
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7 p.
eng