The Authenticity of Muslim Literature from the Formative Period
Series: Routledge Studies in the Qur'an
The most important debate in Islamic origins is that of the reliability of the lists of transmitters (isnads) that are said to guarantee the authenticity of the materials to which they are attached. Many scholars have come to the conclusion that most traditions (hadiths), which claim to preserve...
Published December 17th 2009 by Routledge