The Mukhtaíar of Al-Khiraqī and its Place in the Formation of Ḥanbalī Legal Doctrine

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Abstract

The aim of this chapter is to analyze al-Khiraqì’s Mukhtasar and onthe basis of this analysis to argue that, in contrast to a view prevalentamong modern historians, Ibn Óanbal’s legal opinions constitute acrucial element in the legal doctrine of the Óanbalìmadhhab.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationLaw, Custom, and Statute in the Muslim World
Subtitle of host publicationStudies in Honor of Aharon Layish
EditorsRon Shaham
Place of PublicationLeiden
PublisherBrill
Chapter1
Pages1 - 16
ISBN (Print)9789047411307
DOIs
StatePublished - 2007

Publication series

NameStudies in Islamic Law and Society
PublisherBrill
Volume28

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