By Louay Fatoohi
This e-book examines intimately the idea that of "abrogation" within the Qur’an, which has performed a massive function within the improvement of Islamic legislations and has implications for knowing the historical past and integrity of the Qur’anic textual content. The time period has received acceptance in recent times, as Muslim teams and participants declare that many passages approximately tolerance within the Qur’an were abrogated via others that decision on Muslims to struggle their enemies. writer Louay Fatoohi argues that this couldn't were derived from the Qur’an, and that its implications contradict Qur’anic ideas. He additionally finds conceptual flaws within the precept of abrogation in addition to severe issues of how it used to be utilized by means of assorted students.
Abrogation within the Qur’an and Islamic Law strains the improvement of the concept that from its most simple shape to the complicated and multi-faceted doctrine it has develop into. The ebook indicates what particular difficulties the 3 modes of abrogation have been brought to resolve, and the way this idea has formed Islamic legislations. The ebook additionally evaluations the function of abrogation in rationalizing the view that now not the entire Qur’anic revelation has survived within the "mushaf", or the written checklist of the Qur’an. This function makes figuring out abrogation an important prerequisite for learning the heritage of the Qur’anic textual content.
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