By Louay Fatoohi

ISBN-10: 041563198X

ISBN-13: 9780415631983

ISBN-10: 1138809519

ISBN-13: 9781138809512

This e-book examines intimately the concept that of "abrogation" within the Qur’an, which has performed an important function within the improvement of Islamic legislations and has implications for figuring out the heritage and integrity of the Qur’anic textual content. The time period has won recognition in recent times, as Muslim teams and contributors declare that many passages approximately tolerance within the Qur’an were abrogated through others that decision on Muslims to struggle their enemies. writer Louay Fatoohi argues that this couldn't were derived from the Qur’an, and that its implications contradict Qur’anic ideas. He additionally finds conceptual flaws within the precept of abrogation in addition to severe issues of how it was once utilized via various students.

Abrogation within the Qur’an and Islamic Law lines the improvement of the concept that from its most elementary shape to the advanced and multi-faceted doctrine it has develop into. The e-book exhibits what particular difficulties the 3 modes of abrogation have been brought to unravel, and the way this idea has formed Islamic legislations. The publication additionally opinions the position of abrogation in rationalizing the view that no longer the entire Qur’anic revelation has survived within the "mushaf", or the written list of the Qur’an. This function makes knowing abrogation a necessary prerequisite for learning the background of the Qur’anic textual content.

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