The Major Themes of Hadith and Its Characteristics

The Different Aspects of Islamic Culture, Vol. 1, Foundations of Islam (2016); ISBN 978-92-3-104258-4

50 Pages Posted: 21 Jun 2018

Date Written: June 4, 2016

Abstract

Hadiths are narrations about the Prophet of Islam's words and deeds. These are usually brief narrations and are not provided a context. This is an attempt to look at the Hadith literature with a view to identifying major themes that occur in this literature.

Keywords: Islamic litertaure, Sources of Islamic Law, Hadith

JEL Classification: z12

Suggested Citation

Abdul-Jabbar, Ghassan, The Major Themes of Hadith and Its Characteristics (June 4, 2016). The Different Aspects of Islamic Culture, Vol. 1, Foundations of Islam (2016); ISBN 978-92-3-104258-4 . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3189985

Ghassan Abdul-Jabbar (Contact Author)

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