The Hanbali School of Law and Ibn Taymiyyah
The Hanbali School of Law and Ibn Taymiyyahprovides a valuable account of the development of Hanbalite jurisprudence, placing the theoretical and conceptual parameters of this tradition within the grasp of the interested reader.
Studying the vibrant yet controversial interaction between Ibn Taymiyyah and the Hanbali School of law, this book assesses to what extent this relationship was a conflict or reconciliation. The author takes a detailed exploration of the following issues:
Giving background material to the Hanbali School of law, this book is a vital reference work for those with interests in Islamic law, the history of the Hanbalite tradition and its principle luminaries.
1. Ibn Hanbal & Ibn Taymiyyah Section 1: Ibn Hanbal Section 2: Ibn Taymiyyah 2. A Comparison of Basic Sources of Islamic Law between Ibn Hanbal and Ibn Taymiyyah 3. Relaying the Foundations: Ibn Taymiyyah and Hanbali Usul 4. Reconstruction: Ibn Taymiyyah and Hanbali Jurisprudence 5. The Legacy: The Influence of Ibn Taymiyyah on Hanbali Jurists 6. A Case of Conflict? The Intended Triple Divorce Revisited