THE CONCEPT OF WAR AND PEACE IN ISLAMIC LAW (MAFHUUM AL-HARB WAS-SALAAM FISHSHARI’ATILISLAMIYYAH)
This research work significantly examines a very interesting area of Islamic law. It is the portion of the Islamic law which relate to war and peace. The study focuses on the desire to make significant contribution to the modern law of Nations which features inter-alia classical Islamic jurisprudential works, and organizational layout of the work with justification of the study. As a matter of essence, the work emphasizes global peace and security as against the current international hostilities and intranational conflicts. To achieve the said peace and security, Treaties with rules governing the conduct of hostilities and the restrictions placed on war by the Law are prescribed in this research work. In the final analysis, from the findings of this study, observations and recommendations are made as the author’s contribution to knowledge of International Law and humanity in general.