Studies on the origins and uses of Islamic Ḥadīth
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Studies on the origins and uses of Islamic Ḥadīth by G. H. A. Juynboll

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Published by Variorum in Aldershot, Hampshire, Brookfield, Vt .
Written in English


  • Hadith -- History.

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Edition Notes

StatementG.H.A. Juynboll.
SeriesCollected studies series -- CS550, Collected studies -- CS550.
LC ClassificationsBP136 .J892 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20801046M
ISBN 100860786048

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This book investigates the central role of reason in Islamic intellectual life. Despite widespread characterization of Islam as a system of belief based only on revelation, John Walbridge argues that rational methods, not fundamentalism, have characterized Islamic law, philosophy and education since the medieval by: Ḥadīth (/ ˈ h æ d ɪ θ / or / h ɑː ˈ d iː θ /; Arabic: حديث ‎ ḥadīth Arabic pronunciation: pl. aḥādīth, أحاديث, ʼaḥādīth Arabic pronunciation: [ʔaħadiːθ], also "Traditions") in Islam refers to the record of the words, actions, and the silent approval of the Islamic prophet Muhammad, and within that religion the authority of hadith as a source for.   A senior professor's authority to influence the work of others is mostly exercised through teaching and administrative functions; it becomes public only in grand field-mapping ventures like The Origins and Evolution of Islamic Law—a sort of companion to Wael Hallaq's introduction to Sunni uṣūl al-fiqh, the weightier A History of Islamic Legal Theories (published a decade earlier, also by Cited by: 1.   6 Juynboll, ‘Nāfiʿ, the mawlā of Ibn ʿUmar, and his position in Muslim ḥadīth literature’ in Studies on the Origins and Uses of Islamic Ḥadīth, 7 Juynboll, ‘(Re) Appraisal of some Hadith Technical Terms,’ Islamic Law and Society 8/3 (), Author: Jonathan A. C. Brown.

Hadith studies (Arabic: علم الحديث ‎ ʻilm al-ḥadīth "science of hadith", also science of hadith, or science of hadith criticism or hadith criticism) consist of several religious disciplines used in the study and evaluation of the Islamic hadith — i.e. the record of the words, actions, and the silent approval of the Islamic prophet, Muhammad, by Muslim scholars.   Read "Analysing Muslim Traditions: Studies in Legal, Exegetical and Maghāzī Hadīth, Islamic Law and Society" on DeepDyve, the largest online rental service for scholarly research with thousands of academic publications available at your fingertips. Book: Islamic Law in Theory: Studies on Jurisprudence in Honor of Bernard Weiss Books, Fiqh & Socitey, Library, Publication This volume is a successor to Studies in Islamic Legal Theory, a compilation edited by Bernard Weiss himself that was well-received among specialists in the field. Ḥadīth (prophetic tradition), or rather the sunnah (path) of Muḥammad embodied in ḥadīth, is regarded as the authoritative explication of the Qurʿān. The sciences of the Arabic language, from lexicography to grammar to rhetoric, were developed in order to reach an accurate understanding of the Qurʿānic text.

Michael Bonner, Ph.D., Princeton (), is Professor of Medieval Islamic History in the Department of Near Eastern Studies at the University of Michigan. His recent publications include Jihad in Islamic History: Doctrines and Practices (Princeton University Press, ), and Poverty and Charity in Middle Eastern Contexts, co-edited with Amy.   Prior to the canonization of the Ḥadīth corpus, to transmit a book for which one did not have oral/aural transmission was an offence not taken lightly in Ḥadīth circles. Muḥammad ibn Ṭāhir al-Maqdisī (d. AH) impugned Abū ‘Abd Allah al-Kāmikhī because he transmitted the Musnad of Imām al-Shāfi‘ī from a non- samā. Islamic Studies. Part-time online Islamic Studies at foundational, intermediate and advanced levels. Foundational level (Level-1) introduces beginners to the foundations of Islamic belief systems and practice. Intermediate level (Level-2) covers Qurʾānic hermeneutics, ḥadīth methodological sciences, and principles of Islamic jurisprudence. Even though the aim of the book is to reshape the way scholars analyse Islamic legal origins, it is of benefit to anyone interested in expanding their learning about the School of Madina and the great imam whom inherited the knowledge, preserved it, disseminated it and has his name attached to it, Mālik ibn Anas, may Allāh be pleased with by: 9.