UNFOLDING PARALLEL REASONING IN ISLAMIC JURISPRUDENCE

@article{Rahman2018UNFOLDINGPR,
  title={UNFOLDING PARALLEL REASONING IN ISLAMIC JURISPRUDENCE},
  author={Shahid Rahman and Muhammad Iqbal},
  journal={Arabic Sciences and Philosophy},
  year={2018},
  volume={28},
  pages={67 - 132}
}
Abstract One of the epistemological results emerging from this initial study is that the different forms of co-relational inference, known in the Islamic jurisprudence as qiyās, represent an innovative and sophisticated form of reasoning that not only provides new epistemological insights into legal reasoning in general but also furnishes a fine-grained pattern for parallel reasoning which can be deployed in a wide range of problem-solving contexts and does not seem to reduce to the standard… 
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