The Epistle of the eloquent clarification concerning the refutation of Ibn Qutayba / by al-Qāḍī al-Nuʻmān b. Muḥammad (d. 363/974) ; critical edition with an introduction by Avraham Hakim.
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...
Leiden ; Boston :
|Series:||Islamic history and civilization ;
v. 90. |
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|Uniform Title:||Daʻāʼim al-Islām|