Ahmed Emin's view on the hadith

Thesis Type: Postgraduate

Institution Of The Thesis: Uludağ Üniversitesi, Turkey

Approval Date: 2018

Thesis Language: Turkish

Student: BETÜL ÖZ



This thesis which is based especially on the three works of Egyptian educator, historian, writer Ahmet Emin (1886-1954) named Fajru'l Islam, Dukha'l Islam and Zuhru'l Islam, investigates the views of Ahmed Emin on ilmu'l-hadith importance of hadith in religion and his approaches on hadiths. This study consists of an Introduction and two main chapters. In Introduction, is staded that the biography of Ahmed Emin and the characteristics of his own time which made major contribution to advance his mentality. In the Chapter One, are included in the topics of understanding of hadith and history of hadith in the time he lived, definition and value of hadith, characteristics, writing down of hadiths, the fabrication of hadith, recording of hadith etc. In the Chapter Two, Ahmed Emin's views on sanad and matn criticizm is explained and some critics/objections has been directed. Conclusion makes evaluations in the light of the informations about the subject.