Thank you, Mehdi Berriah, for joining us as guest blog editor in September. In case you missed Prof. Berriah’s essays on the financing of jihād in the Mamlūk era, here they are:
- The Issue of Financing Jihād in Islamic Law: Three Case Studies from the Mamlūk Period
- Episodes in which the ʿUlamāʾ, according to Islamic Law, were Opposed to the Tax
- The Sharīʿa on the Financing of Jihād
- A Lack of Resources in the bayt al-māl: A Sine Qua Non Condition for the Imposition of a Tax?
Thank you! Follow Professor Berriah’s scholarly work on his faculty webpage.