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For Love of God and People: A Philosophy of Jewish Law (First Edition)
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written by Elliot N. Dorff, 1943- (Philadelphia, PA: Jewish Publication Society, 2007, originally published 2007), 347 page(s)
Every generation of Jews in every denomination of Judaism finds itself facing complex legal questions. The status of same-sex unions and the plight of the agunah (a woman who cannot obtain a divorce), are just two of a myriad of thorny questions Jewish legal experts grapple with today. These are not esoteric probl...
written by Elliot N. Dorff, 1943- (Philadelphia, PA: Jewish Publication Society, 2007, originally published 2007), 347 page(s)
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The Reconciliation of the Fundamentals of Islamic Law Volume I
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written by Ibrāhīm ibn Mūsā ibn Muḥammad al-Shāṭibī al-Gharnāṭī, 1325-1388, in Great Books of Islamic Civilization (Reading, England: Garnet Publishing, 2012, originally published 1884), 320 page(s)
This book, by Ibrahim ibn Musa Abu Ishaq al-Shatibi, is Volume I of a two-volume series on Islamic jurisprudence for the Great Books of Islamic Civilization series.
written by Ibrāhīm ibn Mūsā ibn Muḥammad al-Shāṭibī al-Gharnāṭī, 1325-1388, in Great Books of Islamic Civilization (Reading, England: Garnet Publishing, 2012, originally published 1884), 320 page(s)
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(Mechelen, Antwerp Province: Hendrick Jaye (Publisher), 1618), 108 page(s)
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The Reconciliation of the Fundamentals of Islamic Law, Volume II
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written by Ibrāhīm ibn Mūsā ibn Muḥammad al-Shāṭibī al-Gharnāṭī, 1325-1388, in Great Books of Islamic Civilization (Reading, England: Garnet Publishing, 2015, originally published 1884), 360 page(s)
This book, by Ibrahim ibn Musa Abu Ishaq al-Shatibi, is Volume II of a two-volume series on Islamic jurisprudence for the Great Books of Islamic Civilization series.
written by Ibrāhīm ibn Mūsā ibn Muḥammad al-Shāṭibī al-Gharnāṭī, 1325-1388, in Great Books of Islamic Civilization (Reading, England: Garnet Publishing, 2015, originally published 1884), 360 page(s)
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Ijtihad and Renewal
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written by Said Shabbar, fl. 2017 (London, England: International Institute of Islamic Thought, 2017), 158 page(s)
In the early centuries of Islam the response of Muslims to problem-solving the various issues and challenges that faced their rapidly expanding community was to use intelligence and independent reasoning based on the Qur'an and Sunnah to address them. This practice is known as ijtihad. As the centuries wore on how...
written by Said Shabbar, fl. 2017 (London, England: International Institute of Islamic Thought, 2017), 158 page(s)
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Lessons in Islamic Jurisprudence
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written by Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr, 1935-1980 (London, England: Oneworld Publications, 2005, originally published 1978), 218 page(s)
Used widely by Shi'ite seminaries, and valued by Sunni scholars for its intellectual rigor, Muhammad Baqir as-Sadr's Lessons is a key study of Islamic jurisprudence. It covers topics from the general characterization of jurisprudence to such specialized issues as the assessment of the verbal divine-law argument, s...
written by Muhammad Baqir al-Sadr, 1935-1980 (London, England: Oneworld Publications, 2005, originally published 1978), 218 page(s)
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Sources of the Apostolic Canons
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written by Adolf von Harnack, 1851-1930 (London, England: F. Norgate and Company), 237 page(s)
written by Adolf von Harnack, 1851-1930 (London, England: F. Norgate and Company), 237 page(s)
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Encouraging The Character Formation Of Future Christian Leaders
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written by Judy Ten Elshof, fl. 1992, in Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, Vol. 42, no. 1, March 1999, pp. 77-90 (Lynchburg, VA: Evangelical Theological Society, 1999, originally published 1999), 14 page(s)
written by Judy Ten Elshof, fl. 1992, in Journal of the Evangelical Theological Society, Vol. 42, no. 1, March 1999, pp. 77-90 (Lynchburg, VA: Evangelical Theological Society, 1999, originally published 1999), 14 page(s)
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Maqasid Al-Shariah Made Simple
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written by Mohammad Hashim Kamali, 1944- (London, England: International Institute of Islamic Thought, 2008), 32 page(s)
Maqasid al-Shari'ah, or the higher goals and objectives of Islamic law, is an important and yet somewhat neglected theme of the Shari'ah. Generally the Shari'ah is predicated on the benefits of the individual and that of the community, and its laws are designed so as to protect these benefits and facilitate improv...
written by Mohammad Hashim Kamali, 1944- (London, England: International Institute of Islamic Thought, 2008), 32 page(s)
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Abrogation in the Qur'an and Islamic Law: A Critical Study of the Concept of Naskh and its Impact
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written by Louay Fatoohi, fl. 2013, in Routledge Studies in Religion, No. 22 (Abingdon, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2013, originally published 2013), 303 page(s)
This book examines in detail the concept of "abrogation" in the Qur'an, which has played a major role in the development of Islamic law and has implications for understanding the history and integrity of the Qur'anic text. The term has gained popularity in recent years, as Muslim groups and individuals claim that...
written by Louay Fatoohi, fl. 2013, in Routledge Studies in Religion, No. 22 (Abingdon, England: Routledge (Publisher), 2013, originally published 2013), 303 page(s)
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