Behnam Sadeghi | Publications

Monograph-length essays

Co-author with U. Bergmann, “The Codex of a Companion of the Prophet and the Qur’ān of the Prophet,” Arabica 57.4 (2010): 343–436.

“The Chronology of the Qur’ān: A Stylometric Research Program,” Arabica 58.3–4 (2011): 210-99.

Co-author with M. Goudarzi, “Ṣan‘ā’ 1 and the Origins of the Qur’ān,” Der Islam 87.1–2 (2012): 1–129.

Other Essays

“The Traveling Tradition Test:  A Method for Dating Muslim Traditions,” Der Islam 85.1 (nominally 2008, actually 2010): 203–42.

“The Authenticity of Two 2nd/8th-Century Legal Texts: the Kitāb al-Āthār and al-Muwaṭṭa’ of Muḥammad b. al-Ḥasan al-Shaybānī,” Islamic Law and Society, 17.3 (Nov. 2010): 291–319.  An improved version of this essay is now the Appendix in The Logic of Law Making in Islam.

“Criteria for Emending the Text of the Qur’ān,” in Law and Tradition in Classical Islamic Thought, ed. Michael Cook, et al. (New York: Palgrave Macmillan), 21–41.

Edited Volumes

Co-editor with Asad Ahmad and Michael Bonner, The Islamic Scholarly Tradition: Studies in History, Law, and Thought in Honor of Professor Michael Allan Cook. Leiden and Boston: Brill, 2011.

Books reviews

An Introduction to the Science of the Hadīth: Kitāb Ma‘rifat Anwa’ llm al-Hadīth by Ibn al-Salah al-Shahrazuri.  Translated by Eerik Dickinson. The American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences, 24.1 (2007): 1224.

Narrative Social Structure: Anatomy of the Hadith Transmission Network, 610–1505. By Recep Senturk.  Journal of Interdisciplinary History, 38 (Autumn 2007): 328–9.