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The Islamic theory of justice, al-Qada, and the early practice of this institution up to the end of the Umayyad period (132 A.H. / 750 A.D)
(University of St Andrews, 1974) - Thesis
The theory, practice and administration of waqf with special reference to the Malayan state of Kedah
(University of St Andrews, 1971) - Thesis
The Islamic fast
(University of St Andrews, 1972) - Thesis
As is well-known, fasting is one of the 'Pillars of Islam'. It might therefore be expected that as such, it would already have been extensively investigated. But this is not the case, for, besides the many minor points ...
Jews in Yemen in 17th-19th century according to Hebrew sources with comparison with Arabi Yamani sources
(University of St Andrews, 1970) - Thesis
Shāfiʻī and the interpretation of the role of the Qurʾān and the Ḥadīth
(University of St Andrews, 1976) - Thesis
This thesis deals with Shafi’i's theories on the role in usul al-fiqh of the Qur’an and the hadith. By detailed reference to Shifi’i’s writings, it becomes clear that his chief concern was with the role of the sunna ...