Maqasid al-Shari’a and Contemporary Reformist Muslim Thought

An Examination

Editors: Duderija, A. (Ed.)

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It is the first study which comprehensively, systematically and critically examines the role and usefulness of the concept of Maqasid al-Shari'a (higher Objectives of Islamic Law) in contemporary Muslim reformist thought in relation to number of specific issues pertaining to Islamic legal philosophy, law, ethics and the socio-political sphere.

About the authors

David Johnstone, University Of Pennsylvania, USA Aydogan Kars, Vanderbilt University, USA Ebrahim Moosa, Duke University, USA Abdullah Saeed, University Of Melbourne, Australia Karim Sadek, Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies, UK Liakat Takim, McMaster University, Canada David Warren, University of Manchester, UK

Table of contents (10 chapters)

  • Contemporary Muslim Reformist Thought and Maqāṣid cum Maṣlaḥa Approaches to Islamic Law: An Introduction

    Duderija, Adis

    Pages 1-11

  • Islamic Law Reform and Maqāṣid al-Sharīʿa in the Thought of Mohammad Hashim Kamali

    Duderija, Adis

    Pages 13-37

  • Yusuf al-Qaradawi’s Purposive

    Johnston, David L.

    Pages 39-71

  • Doha—The Center of Reformist Islam? Considering

    Warren, David

    Pages 73-99

  • Maqāṣid al-Sharīʿa

    Takim, Liyakat

    Pages 101-125

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Maqasid al-Shari’a and Contemporary Reformist Muslim Thought
Book Subtitle
An Examination
Editors
  • A. Duderija
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan US
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Nature America Inc.
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-31941-8
DOI
10.1057/9781137319418
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-32385-9
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-45884-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIII, 270
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