School navigation

The Chronicle Magazine

Intent in Islamic Law: Motive and Meaning in Medieval Sunni Fiqh

  • News Image

Paul Powers, assistant professor of religious studies, explores the nature and role of intent in premodern Islamic legal rule books, including ritual, commercial, family, and penal law.

Brill Academic Publishers, 2005. 248 pages. $115.

Share this story on

The Chronicle Magazine

Contact Us