628009 Methodology of Usul al Fiqh

winter semester 2018/2019 | Last update: 23.10.2018 Place course on memo list
628009
Methodology of Usul al Fiqh
SE 2
3
Block
annually
German

Basic knowledge about the sources of Islamic Law

Basic knowledge about  the principles of literal interpretation

Basic knowledge about methods to fulfill legal loopholes

Basic knowledge about the categories of human action

Basic knowledge about the goals of the Sharia

 

 

Introduction to the sources of Islamic Law (Qur'an, Sunna, Consensus, Analogy)

Introduction to the methods of literal interpretation (interpretation of commands and prohibitions, general and specific speech, clarity and amibiguity of used words and techniques of subsumption)

Introduction to further sources (istiḥsān, istiṣlāḥ, ʿurf, sadd aḏ-ḏarāʾiʿ)

Introduction to the categories of human action

Introduction to the goals of the Sharia

 

 

teamwork 

teamwork, small paper or essay

 

Birgit Krawietz: Hierarchie der Rechtsquellen im tradierten sunnitischen Islam. Berlin: 2002. 

Hashim Kamali: Principles of islamic Jurisprudence. Cambridge: 2002. 

Wolfgang Bauer: Bausteine des Fiqh: Kernbereiche der Usul al-fiqh. Quellen und Methodik der Ergründung islamischer Beurteilung. Frankfurt: 2014.

 

 

03.11.2018