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|Title:||Traditionalism and Its Impact on the Administration of Justice: The Case of the Syariah Court of Singapore|
|Keywords:||Administration of Muslim law|
Muslim law on divorce
|Citation:||Rahman, N.A.B.A. (2004-12). Traditionalism and Its Impact on the Administration of Justice: The Case of the Syariah Court of Singapore. Inter-Asia Cultural Studies 5 (3) : 415-432. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1080/1464937042000288705|
|Abstract:||This paper examines, by way of case studies, the influence of traditionalism as a style of thought on the administration of Muslim law on divorce in the Syariah Court of Singapore. It focuses on the mode of its operation in the selection, construction & application of the law, & highlights its repercussions on the lives of parties in family breakdowns. The paper also touches upon the effects of traditionalism on the development of a more progressive legal culture & identifies measures that would alleviate the problem. References.|
|Source Title:||Inter-Asia Cultural Studies|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
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