Hadith Nomenclature Primers

Musa Furber (tr.)




Ibn Hajar al-Asqalani's Nukhbat al-Fikar and Ibn Mulaqqin's Al-Tadhkirah

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This volume presents two primers on the discipline of hadith nomenclature and the authentication of transmitted reports. These primers were written to facilitate speedy mastery of the discipline's core material. Although the primers focus on definitions, they also include methods for addressing problems specific to the topic.