1. News & Issues

Sharia

By

Definition: Sharia is a system of law inspired by Islam and the Koran, as well as Arabic traditions and early Islamic scholars. Sharia is understood to rule not only Muslims but those living within a Muslim society, and governs all realms of a person's life. Sharia's influence on the law in Muslim nations, though, varies widely.
Q-T World News Terms
  1. About.com
  2. News & Issues
  3. World News
  4. Global News Terms
  5. Q-T
  6. Sharia - Definition of Sharia

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.