Digital Islamic Law: Purpose and Prospects

  • Intisar A. Rabb, Sharon Tai
  • International Journal Middle East Studies, January 2018, Cambridge University Press
  • DOI: 10.1017/s0020743817000988

The Inclusion and Growth of Islamic Law in Digital Humanities

What is it about?

This article explores the growth of Islamic law in digital humanities--online platforms that collect information and find creative ways of displaying it and making it a useable tool to manipulate Arabic and other foreign language documents, collect quantitative data alongside qualitative analysis, and visualize trends in Islamic law and major figures that helped construct it on maps, social networks, and timelines.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/s0020743817000988

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