[NEW ePUB] Ibn Rajab’s Refutation of Those Who Do Not Follow The Four Schools

Ibn Rajab’s essay The Refutation of Those Who Follow Other Than The Four Schools advocates for the necessity of following Islamic legal scholarship in general, and legal scholarship in particular. A large portion of the essay covers the history of the development of Islamic scholarship and how the Muslim Community came to recognize scholars as the source for authoritative knowledge. …

[NEW ePUB] Al-Waraqāt: Imām al-Juwaynī’s introduction to Islamic jurisprudence

NEW E-BOOK from Islamosaic Imām al-Juwaynī’s short Al-Waraqāt fī uṣūl al-fiqh has been the first contact students of Islamic law have with the subject for almost a millennium. This translation aims to do the same for English speaking audiences. Its contents include epistemology, language, sources of law, methodology for research and interpretation, the conditions for exercising personal reasoning (ijtihād). You …