The Ethical Thesis: Practical Reason in Islamic Legal Hermeneutics
Documenta et Monographiae VIII
The Avicenna Institute of Middle Eastern Studies / Piliscsaba
1. Auflage (2015)
Hardcover, 197 Seiten
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This book is a philosophical study of Islamic law. It argues that Islamic legal hermeneutics are best understood as an ethics of practical reason. As such, Islamic legal hermeneutics is grounded in the Antiquity’s tradition which engaged legal interpretation as ethics. The monograph covers both pre-modern modern Islamic theories of law.