This subject provides students with an introduction to the place of hadith in Islamic scholarship. The methods and rules related to the authentication and classification of hadith narrations in canonical texts together with the application of this methodology will be addressed. This subject will also cover the history of the development of the science of hadith critique.
Centre for Islamic Studies and Civilisation
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