Works by Lowry, Joseph Edmund  as author | 13
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ʿAbd al-Qāhir al-Jurjānī and the law

In this theorization of Qurʾānic inimitability, ʿAbd al-Qāhir al-Jurjānī privileged maʿānī (ideas) over alfāẓ (wording), with the consequence that eloquence was not language specific and understanding was in principle always achievable. For some Muslim jurists, by contrast, Arabic was a qualitatively superior language, but one corollary of that view was the complexity of Arabic, a feature that cou... more

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2016 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Colleges of law and the institutions of Medieval Sunni Islam

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2004? Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Does Shāfiʿī have a Theory of four Sources of Law ?

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2002? Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Early Islamic legal theory: The "Risāla" of Muḥammad ibn Idrīs al-Shāfiʾī

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2007? Single work   ➥ Monograph : Editions | 1

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Ibn Qutayba : the earliest Witness to al-Shāfi‛ī and his legal Doctrines

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2004? Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Interpreting the self : autobiography in the Arabic literary tradition

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2001? Single work   ➥ Monograph : Editions | 1
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Is there something postmodern about uṣūl al-fiqh ?

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2014 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Law, structure, and meaning in Sūrat al-Baqarah

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2017 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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The Prophet as lawgiver and legal authority

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2010 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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The reception of al-Shāfiʿī's concept of amr and nahy in the thought of his student al-Muzanī

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2004? Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Al-Shāfiʿī (d. 204/820)

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2013 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Some preliminary observations on al-Šāfiʿī and later Uṣūl al-fiqh : the case of the term bayān

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2008 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1

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When less is more : law and commandment in sūrat al-Anʿām

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2007 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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