When the widespread movement that resulted in the shaping and collecting of ḥadīths had come to a standstill as a consequence of the completion of the canonical collections, any possibility of further creative production in this area ceased. But the ʿilm al-ḥadīth continued to keep writers …
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“6. Ḥadīth”, in:
Brockelmann in English: The History of the Arabic Written Tradition Online.
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