Thema Subject Categories 1.4

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L Law
Use all L* codes for: academic, professional or specialist titles only. DO NOT USE: code ‘L’ itself, but select specific categories from section L*. The L* section is not meant to reflect any particular legal system and many titles will need at least two codes to create the appropriate category. Use all L* codes with: PLACE 1* Qualifiers to indicate jurisdiction (especially with LN* codes), plus other qualifiers as appropriate.
Prefer: VS* codes for more general adult titles
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LW Shariah law
LWK Shariah law: key topics and practice
LWKF Shariah law: family relations
LWKG Shariah law: crime and punishment
LWKH Shariah law: inheritance and disposal of property
LWKL Shariah law: economics and finance
LWKM Shariah law: dietary
LWKN Shariah law: alcohol and gambling
LWKP Shariah law: customs and behaviour
LWKR Shariah law: administration of justice (including penalties and apostasy)
Class here: fatwa
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LWKT Shariah law: Islamic rituals

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