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By Mohammed Akram Nadwi

Abu Hanifah Nu'man ibn Thabit was once one of many maximum pioneers within the heritage of Islamic legislations, really in criminal reasoning. The Hanafi criminal institution that he based has turn into the main generally one of the world's Muslims. in response to basic assets, this research of the existence and legacy of Abu Hanifah additionally surveys the evolution of Hanafi criminal reasoning (fiqh) in numerous areas of the Islamic global and assesses its ancient distinctiveness.

Mohammed Akram Nadwi is a examine fellow on the Oxford Centre for Islamic reports, and is the writer of a number of works together with al-Muhaddithat: the ladies students in Islam (2007).

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Kube Publishing Ltd. Published in the UK by Kube Publishing Ltd. and Interface Publications Ltd. Kube Publishing Ltd. Markfield Conference Centre Ratby Lane, Markfield Leicestershire. LE 67 9SY. United Kingdom Tel: +44 (0) 1530 249230. com Interface Publications Ltd. 15 Rogers Street, Oxford Oxfordshire. OX2 7JS. com Distributed by Kube Publishing Ltd. Copyright © 2010 Kube Publishing Ltd. and Interface Publications Ltd. The right of Mohammad Akram Nadwi to be identified as the Author of this work is hereby asserted in accordance with the Copyright, Design and Patents Act 1988.

Kube Publishing Ltd. Published in the UK by Kube Publishing Ltd. and Interface Publications Ltd. Kube Publishing Ltd. Markfield Conference Centre Ratby Lane, Markfield Leicestershire. LE 67 9SY. United Kingdom Tel: +44 (0) 1530 249230. com Interface Publications Ltd. 15 Rogers Street, Oxford Oxfordshire. OX2 7JS. com Distributed by Kube Publishing Ltd. Copyright © 2010 Kube Publishing Ltd. and Interface Publications Ltd. The right of Mohammad Akram Nadwi to be identified as the Author of this work is hereby asserted in accordance with the Copyright, Design and Patents Act 1988.

Language users know, and know how to apply, the rules of their language; however, without specialized training they cannot transmit to others those rules as such, only the usages governed by those rules. The Prophet was favoured with knowledge and the power to convey that knowledge, the teachings of Islam, to people for whom Islam was not, as it were, their first language. He recognized in a small number of his Companions that they had imbibed from him, as well as knowledge of particular injunctions, a strong, inward sense of the general principles and temperament of Islam.

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