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Bedouin bisha" justice

J. Ginat

Bedouin bisha" justice

ordeal by fire

by J. Ginat

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Published by Sussex Academic Press in Portland, Or .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Law, Bedouin,
  • Customary law -- Egypt,
  • Ordeal,
  • Bedouins -- Egypt -- Social life and customs

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementJoseph Ginat.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsKQ9000.B44 G56 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17102741M
    ISBN 109781845192693
    LC Control Number2008036892

      Video Shows Islamic Bedouin Judges Forcing Accused Wife to Lick Red Hot Iron January 1, Terry Firma. justice by fire is illegal and its practitioners may be jailed. But the members of the Bisha’a council in the video are perfectly at ease with the presence of a foreigner’s camera and don’t appear to have any reservations about. The bisha'h ceremony was previously performed in Jordan and in Saudi Arabia as well as in Egypt. In Jordan, the late King Hussein banned the ordeal by fire in In Saudi Arabia, the mubasha' died in the late s, without leaving a , in Egypt, near Ismaliyya, a mubasha' continues to practice the ceremonial ordeal in which.

      Ginat, Joseph. Bedouin Bisha 'h Justice: Ordeal by Fire. Portland, OR: Sussex Academic Press, Hardcover $ Guazzone, Laura & Daniela Pioppi. Editors. The Arab State and Neo-Liberal Globalization: The Restructuring of State Power in the Middle East. BOOKS RECEIVED Publication: Arab Studies Quarterly (ASQ) Date: Sep The Bedouin or Bedu (/ ˈ b ɛ d u ɪ n /; Arabic: بَدْو ‎, romanized: badw, singular بَدَوِي badawī) are a grouping of nomadic Arab people who have historically inhabited the desert regions in North Africa, the Arabian Peninsula, Iraq and the English word bedouin comes from the Arabic badawī, which means "desert dweller", and is traditionally contrasted with.

    Bedouin Law from Sinai and the Negev is the first comprehensive study of Bedouin law published in English, including oral, pre-modern law. The material for the book, collected over the course of forty years of field work by Clinton Bailey, one of the world’s leading scholars on Bedouin culture, is of permanent scholarly value. An extensively illustrated account of traditional bedouin life in the Arab east that extends from desert wildlife and lore on the camel to marriage customs and the history of the enigmatic tribe of Slayb. "I need scarcely say how important this book's subject is for anyone who wishes to understand the society and culture of the Arab peoples.


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