Download PDF by L. Ali Khan: Contemporary Ijtihad

By L. Ali Khan

ISBN-10: 0748641289

ISBN-13: 9780748641284

ISBN-10: 074866856X

ISBN-13: 9780748668564

Examines the usefulness, demanding situations and bounds of ijtihad for Muslims this day. This booklet explores the bounds and controversies of ijtihad within the context of the various wishes of Muslim cultures and groups dwelling in Muslim and non-Muslim international locations and continents together with Europe and North America.Ijihad is the method of constructing a criminal determination by means of self sufficient interpretation of the criminal resources. The resurgence of Islam, geopolitical crises related to Muslim countries, violence linked to Islam and the immigration of hundreds of thousands of Muslims to Western international locations have inspired upon Muslims the necessity to reconsider classical jurisprudence. As a result, a strong modern ijtihad has unleashed a massive highbrow power that's remodeling felony structures around the Muslim world.

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