Islamic Law Regarding Murder, Theft, and Drinking Alcohol

Islamic law has less appreciation for the seriousness of murder than for theft or drinking alcohol. What do you think?

Why, according to your textbook, would that be an inaccurate assumption? The textbook is “Comparative Criminal Justice Systems: A Topical Approach” by Philip L. Reichel. What is the Islamic perspective on crime and punishment? What are the three types of crimes under Islamic law? What are the types of punishment in Islam? Demonstrate your critical thinking skills and provide a deep and quality answer.