Scholarship and Hadith

Shi'a Islam: Class 20
MP3 Format;
- scholarly roles and intellectual growth among the Shi'i community
- geographical distribution of scholarship
- development of the discipline of Hadith, and its stages of growth in the Shi'i community; the period of the Imams, formalization of modes of transmission, major collections of Shi'i hadith
- 7 categories of Hadith, and the science of Hadith