The Epistle of the eloquent clarification concerning the refutation of Ibn Qutayba [electronic resource] / by al-Qāḍī al-Nuʻmān b. Muḥammad (d. 363/974) ; critical edition with an introduction by Avraham Hakim
- Islamic history and civilization. Studies and texts, 0929-2403 ; v. 90
- Language Note:
- Text in Arabic; introduction in English.
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- This book offers an early Shiite/Fatimid controversy against Sunnite scholars in matter of Islamic law. Al-Qadi al-Nu'man (d. 363/974) refutes Ibn Qutayba's (d. 276/889) argument according to which succinct legal formulas exempt civil servants from the need of long dissertations of jurists.
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9004216669 (electronic book)
9789004209817 (hardback : alk. paper)
9004209816 (hardback : alk. paper)
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- Bibliography Note:
- Includes bibliographical references and index.
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