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...

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Main Author: Nuʻmān ibn Muḥammad, Abū Ḥanīfah, -974.
Other Authors: Ḥakim, Avraham.
Format: Electronic
Language:English
Arabic
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2012.
Series:Islamic history and civilization ; v. 90.
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Online Access:Click for online access
Uniform Title:Daʻāʼim al-Islām
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Summary: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.
Physical Description:1 online resource (22, 175 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9789004216662
9004216669
ISSN:0929-2403 ;
Language:Text in Arabic; introduction in English.