Sacred Texts  Islam 

Development of Muslim Theology, Jurisprudence and Constitutional Theory

by Duncan B. MacDonald


Title Page

Part I. Constitutional Development

Chapter I
Chapter II
Chapter III

Part II. Development of Jurisprudence

Chapter I
Chapter II

III: Theology

Chapter I
Chapter II
Chapter III
Chapter IV
Chapter V
Chapter VI



Appendix I: Illustrative Documents

I. Ash-Shahrastani on the Classification of Muslim Sects
II. The Prophet in a Tradition
III. A Short Creed by Al-Ash‘ari
IV: A Short Creed by Al-Ghazzali
V. Articles Of Belief of Najm ad-Din Abu Hafs An-Nasafi
VI. The Creed of Muhammad Al-Fudali
VII. Analysis of the Taqrib of Abu Shuja Al-Ispahani

Appendix II: Bibliography

I. Books and Articles, General and Fundamental, for the Study of Islam
II. On Muslim History and on Present Condition of Muslim World
III. On Muslim Traditions and Law
IV. On Muslim Theology, Philosophy and Mysticism

Appendix III

Chronological Table


Index of Names and Arabic Words