journal articles on hadith studies

The authenticity of prophetic hadith: a pseudo-problem
http://globalwebpost.com/farooqm/study_res/islam/fiqh/hallaq_hadith.html

Did the prophet say it or not? The literal, historical and effective truth of hadith in early sunnism
http://www.drjonathanbrown.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/Did-the-Prophet-Say-It-or-Not-PDF.pdf

Criticism of the proto hadith canon
http://www.drjonathanbrown.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/JIS-Daraqutni-article-in-PDF-form.pdf

How we know early hadith critics did matn criticism
http://www.drjonathanbrown.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/08/How-We-Know-Early-Hadith-Critics-Did-Matn-Criticism-and-Why-Its-So-Hard-to-Find.pdf

The rules of matn criticism: there are no rules
http://www.drjonathanbrown.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/08/The-Rules-of-Matn-Criticism-There-are-No-Rules-Islamic-Law-and-Society.pdf

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Misquoting Muhammad: The Challenge and Choices of Interpreting the Prophet’s Legacy

Another interesting work by scholar Jonathan AC Brown, discussing various aspects of hadith, islamic law, tradition, interpretation etc.

Read some of it and watch a talk about it here:

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Kassim Ahmad – Hadith: A Re-evaluation

With news of the recent arrest of Kassim Ahmad for simply expressing his opinion in Malaysia we have uploaded his famous work here.

Hadith: A Re-evaluation – pdf book (right click, save as)

Please contact your local Malaysia representative to let them know this arrest is unacceptable and sign this petition.

 

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the use of unreliable hadiths in sunni islam – Jonathan Brown

Even if its not true its true – the use of unreliable hadiths in sunni islam

By Jonathan AC  Brown

 

http://www.scribd.com/doc/81999378/Even-if-Its-Not-True-Its-True-the-Use-of-Unreliable-Hadiths-in-Sunni-Islam

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norman calder – studies in early muslim jurisprudence

norman calder

https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/6310177/Calder%20-%20Studies%20in%20Early%20Muslim%20Jurisprudence.pdf

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Hadith Study in the Twenty-First Century – Reinhart

Juynbolliana, Graduahsm, the Big Bang, and Hadîth Study in the Twenty-First Century

by A. KEVIN REINHART

PDF file: Reinhart – hadith study

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Dead Tradition: Joseph Schacht and the origins of popular practice

Dead Tradition: Joseph Schacht and the origins of popular practice

http://deathandreligion.plamienok.sk/files/12-DEAD%20TRADITION.pdf

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