Oñati Socio-Legal Series

The Oñati Socio-Legal Series is an international peer-reviewed on-line journal which publishes work within the field of law and society. This is broadly defined to include work which makes a significant contribution to the understanding and analysis of law as a set of social institutions, processes, practices or techniques, using any methodologies and approaches from the social sciences and humanities.

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Vol 10, No 5 (2020): Historical and Comparative Macrosociology of Middle Eastern Legal Systems

Edited by Nathan J. Brown (Department of Political Science, George Washington University, Washington, DC, USA) and Saïd A. Arjomand (Stony Brook University, New York, USA).

DOI: 10.35295/osls.iisl/0000-0000-0000-1125

Table of Contents


Introduction. Historical and Comparative Macrosociology of Middle Eastern Legal Systems PDF
Nathan Brown, Saïd Amir Arjomand 955-959

Thematic Articles

Ibadism and law in historical contexts PDF
Knut S. Vikør 960-984
Who or what is the wali al-amr: The unposed question PDF
Nathan Brown 985-1000
Macrohistory of the legal transformations in Iran from the reception of Turk-Mongolian law to the inception of legal modernization PDF
Saïd Amir Arjomand 1001-1015
The formation of the modern legal subject and the development of citizenship in Iran between two revolutions (1906-1979) PDF
Hadi Enayat 1016-1039
Authoritarian state building through political decentralization and local government law: Evidence from the Islamic Republic of Iran PDF
Kian Tajbakhsh 1040-1074



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