Law and Tradition in Classical Islamic Thought

Studies in Honor of Professor Hossein Modarressi

  • Editors
  • Michael Cook
  • Najam Haider
  • Intisar Rabb
  • Asma Sayeed

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Source Studies

  3. Shīʿī Tradition

  4. Islamic Legal Traditions

  5. Philosophical Traditions

  6. Historical Traditions

  7. Back Matter
    Pages 291-326

About this book


Bringing together essays on topics related to Islamic law, this book is composed of articles by prominent legal scholars and historians of Islam. They exemplify a critical development in the field of Islamic Studies: the proliferation of methodological approaches that employ a broad variety of sources to analyze social and political developments.


Islam logic Tradition

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