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Call for Papers: “Succession in Islamic Law,” Max Planck Institute for Comparative and International Private Law, March 30-31, 2023

September 15

The central sources of religious doctrine and law in Islam are the Qurʾān and the hadith. Hadith is, by volume, the far greater of these two sources. While there has been an increasing production of sophisticated studies on Sunni hadith traditions, the study of Shiʿi hadith requires far greater attention than it has hitherto received. … Continue reading International Conference: Historicizing the Shiʿi Hadith Corpus, Leiden University, September 12-14, 2022