Resources :: Country Profiles :: Dhū al-Ḥijja 1438 / September 2017
Nazow Tarakai, Posted by Nazow Tarakai, Staff Editor, 06 October 2017
This Country Profile provides a basic overview of the legal history and institutional structures of the State of Kuwait (Dawlat al Kuwayt), based on research produced by GlobaLex at NYU Law School and the Library of Congress. Under Kuwait's Constitution, Islamic law (sharīʿa or fiqh) is a principle source of legislation.
Expert Analysis :: Policy Papers :: 2 Shaʿbān 1438 / 27 April 2017
Nathan J. Brown, Posted by Sharon Tai, Staff Editor, 02 May 2017
Religion appears in the constitutions of the Arab world, almost all with Muslim majorities, in a variety of ways. But aside from ensuring a public role for religion, these states are far from theocratic and show considerable though subtle diversity within them.
Contemporary Primary Sources :: Constitutions :: 1412 / 1992
Kuwait, Posted by Bushra Hamid, Student Editor, 16 April 2017
Constitution for Kuwait in English, published with the permission of Constitute.
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