By Guy Bechor

Dr. Abd al-Razz q al-Sanh r (1895-1971) is without doubt one of the such a lot in demand jurists to emerge so far within the Arab international. His alarm on the growing to be social hole in his nation, Egypt, through the first 1/2 the 20th century, fueled his imaginative and prescient of creating ethical social order through a brand new civil code. even supposing Sanh r s selected software used to be the criminal textual content, this ebook argues that his imaginative and prescient used to be basically a social one: to introduce the foundations of compassion, harmony and equity, along development and pragmatism, into polarized Egyptian society, wherein estate legislation bought a social functionality, the legislation of partnership have been perceived as having a tutorial price, and agreement legislation used to be activated as a stability favoring the weaker contributors of society. for this reason, this ebook examines the drafting of the Egyptian Civil Code, exposing the hitherto unknown sociological strata of this act of legislation."

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