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Social obligation in land ownership and it's management under Shari'ah

Mohamad, Nor Asiah and Sufian, Azlinor (2009) Social obligation in land ownership and it's management under Shari'ah. In: International Conference on Law and Social Obligations, 10-11 August 2009. (Unpublished)

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Principles of land ownership in Islam are derived from Divine ;aw which evolved into a legal corpus developed by Muslim legal jurists. Those legal injuctions explicitly stated in the Qur'an were revealed to all of mankind and cover all aspects of human life. This paper aims to show that the legal concept of land ownership in Islam responsibility which manifests itself in its principles and social norms. This article discusses the elements of social obligations as reflected in the legal principles governing land ownership. Absolute land ownership is the sole right of Allah, while the Muslim community enjoys and executes limited private and public land rights, trespass liability, taxes regimes, neighborhood principles and environmental responsibility.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Full Paper)
Additional Information: 781/9343
Uncontrolled Keywords: Land owmership, Islamic law, social obligation
Subjects: K Law > K Law (General)
K Law > KPG Malaysia
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes (Can select more than one option. Press CONTROL button): Ahmad Ibrahim Kulliyyah of Laws > Department of Civil Law
Depositing User: Dr Nor Asiah Mohamad
Date Deposited: 04 Oct 2012 11:20
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2012 20:30
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/9343

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