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Early Islamic Legal Theory free pdf The Risala of al-Shafii (d. 204/820), the earliest preserved work of Islamic legal theory, has been understood in previous scholarship as the elaboration of a hierarchy of sources of law (Quran, Sunna, consensus, and analogical reasoning).

About Joseph E. Lowry

Joseph E. Lowry, Ph.D. (1999) in Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Pennsylvania, is Assistant Professor of Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations at the University of Pennsylvania. He has published on Islamic law and Arabic literat

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Author : Joseph E. Lowry
Publisher : Brill
Data Published : 28 November 2007
ISBN : 9004163603
EAN : 9789004163607
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 444 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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    . The Risala of al-Shafii (d. 204/820), the earliest preserved work of Islamic legal theory, has been understood in previous scholarship as the elaboration of a hierarchy of sources of law (Quran, Sun