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Close The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World

Edited by John L. Esposito

Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Print Publication Date:
2009
Print ISBN-13:
9780195305135
Published online:
2009
Current Online Version:
2009
eISBN:
9780199861255
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    Ijtihād. 

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    The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Islamic World
    Author(s):

    Intisar A. Rabb

    In general usage, the Arabic word ijtihād means utmost effort, physical or mental, expended in a particular activity. In its ...

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