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Rethinking Islamic legal modernism : the teaching of Yusuf al-Qaradawi, by Ron Shaham

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Rethinking Islamic legal modernism : the teaching of Yusuf al-Qaradawi
Title
Rethinking Islamic legal modernism
Title remainder
the teaching of Yusuf al-Qaradawi
Statement of responsibility
by Ron Shaham
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Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Shaham challenges the common opinion that Islamic legal modernism, as represented by Rashid Rida (d. 1935), is of poor intellectual quality and should not be considered an authentic development within Islamic law. The book focuses on the celebrated Sunni jurist, Yusuf al-Qaradawi (b. 1926), whom Shaham perceives as a close follower of Rida. 0By studying the coherence of Qaradawi's Wasati theory of ijtihad and the consistency of its application in his legal opinions (fatwas), Shaham argues that Qaradawi, by means of eclecticism and synthesis, conducts a bold dialogue with the Islamic juristic heritage and brings it to bear on modern developments, in particular the institutional framework of the nation-state
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DLC
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Shaham, Ron
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in Islamic law and society,
Series volume
Volume 45
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  • Qaraḍāwī, Yūsuf
  • Qaraḍāwī, Yūsuf
  • Islamic law
  • Islamic law
Label
Rethinking Islamic legal modernism : the teaching of Yusuf al-Qaradawi, by Ron Shaham
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-185) and index
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volume
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  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9789004368996
Lccn
2018023361
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1028851752
Label
Rethinking Islamic legal modernism : the teaching of Yusuf al-Qaradawi, by Ron Shaham
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 177-185) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
191 pages
Isbn
9789004368996
Lccn
2018023361
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1028851752

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