Maqasid Al-Shariah as Philosophy of Islamic Law: A Systems Approach - IIIT
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Maqasid Al-Shariah as Philosophy of Islamic Law: A Systems Approach

Author: Jasser Auda

Paperback: ISBN: 978–1–56564–424–3 $18.95

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In this pathbreaking study, Jasser Auda presents a systems approach to the philosophy and juridical theory of Islamic law based on its purposes, intents, and higher objectives (common good, and tolerance in today’s context, Auda presents the very philosophy of Islamic law. He also introduces a novel method for analysis and critique, one that utilizes relevant features from systems theory, such as, wholeness, multidimensionality, openness, and especially, purposefulness of systems. ​ This book will benefit all those interested in the relationship between Islam and a wide variety of subjects, such as philosophy of law, morality, human rights, interfaith commonality, civil society, integration, development, feminism, modernism, postmodernism, systems theory, and culture.

(6x9) / 376 p.

July 4, 2018
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