Dr. Necmettin Kızılkaya
Visiting Fellow, Faculty of Divinity
Necmettin Kızılkaya is an Affiliated Researcher at the Woolf Institute. His main research interests lie at the 19th century Ottoman legal and economic reforms. His research project Ottoman Legal Reforms in the Shadow of Modernity: 19th Century Corporate Law Regulations examines what kind of references the reformers of the Ottoman Empire had found in Islamic law. He specifically focuses on the new corporations and the legal entity in his research. He studies the new types of companies and the discussions of Ottoman bureaucrats and lawyers in the establishment of these companies through archival documents.
Necmettin is associate professor of Islamic Law at Istanbul University. He received his PhD in Islamic Law from Selcuk University, his BA and MA from Marmara University. He has also been a visiting fellow at Princeton University and a Visiting Scholar at Columbia University. His research interests are related to Islamic studies, especially Islamic law and economics. He focuses on the history of Islamic law, Islamic corporate law, methodological issues in Islamic economics and modernity and Islamic law. He has published several books and his research in the field of Islamic law and Islamic economics has appeared in many leading academic journals.
- Selected Publications
Methodology of Islamic Economics (Ed. Necmettin Kızılkaya), London: Routledge, (Forthcoming 2019).
"Legal Maxims (al-Qawā‘id al-Fiqhiyyah)" in The Encyclopedia of Islamic Bioethics (Ed. Ayman Shabana), Oxford Islamic Studies Online, http://www.oxfordislamicstudies.com/article/opr/t9002/e0312 (accessed June 13, 2019).
İslam İktisadında Metodoloji: Sorunlar ve Çözüm Önerileri [Methodology of Islamic Economics: Problems and Solutions] (Ed. Necmettin Kızılkaya), İstanbul: İktisat Yayınları, 2019.
"İktisadi Selefilik: Modern İslam İktisadı Çalışmalarında Hafıza Kaybı," [Economic Salafism: Scientific Amnesia in Modern Islamic Economic Studies] İslam İktisadında Metodoloji: Sorunlar ve Çözüm Önerileri [Methodology of Islamic Economics: Problems and Solutions] (Ed. Necmettin Kızılkaya), İstanbul: İktisat Yayınları, 2019, pp. 401-429
Teori ve Uygulama Açısından İslam ve Finans [Islam and Finance: Theory and Practice] (Ed. Necmettin Kızılkaya), İstanbul: İsar Yayınları, 2019.
"18. Yüzyıl Osmanlı Hukuk Düşüncesinde Değişim: Küllî Kâideler-Fıkıh Usûlü İlişkisi" [Transformation in the 18th Century Ottoman Legal Thought: The Relation between Legal Maxims and Usûl al-Fiqh], Ottoman Scholarship from Sahn-i Seman to Darulfunûn: Scholars, Institutions, and Intellectual Products of XVIII. Century I, Istanbul: Zeytinburnu Belediyesi Kültür Yayinlari, 2018, pp. 179-201.
"Ebû Muhammed Osman ibn Muhammed el-Üskübî el-Edirnevî el-Vahdetî", Christian Muslim Relations A Bibliographical History 1700-1800, (Ed. David Thomas and John Chesworth), Leiden: Brill, 2018, pp. 74-79.
Hanefî Mezhebi Bağlamında İslam Hukukunda Küllî Kâideler [Legal Maxims in Islamic Law, with a Special Referance to Hanafī School of Law] İstanbul: Litera Yayıncılık, 2018.
Osmanlı’da İlm-i Fıkıh [‘Ilm al-Fiqh in the Ottoman Empire] (Ed. Mürteza Bedir, Necmettin Kızılkaya, Hüseyin Sağlam), İstanbul: İsar Yayınları, 2017.
Labor in an Islamic Setting: Theory and Practice (Ed. Necmettin Kızılkaya, Toseef Azid), London: Routledge, 2017.
İslam Hukukunda Farklar [Furûq Literature in Islamic Law] İstanbul: İz Yayıncılık, 2016.
"Die Rechtliche und mystische Debatte über Erwerb (Kasb) und die Entstehung der Kasb-Literatur," [The Legal And Mystic Debate on Acquisition (Kasb) and the Genesis of the Kasb Literature] Eine Arbeitsgesellschaft- auch für Islamic Finance: The Present Situation and Future Challenges Muslime Interdisziplinäre und interreligiöse Beiträge zur Erwerbsarbeit (Ed. Khalfaoui Mouez, Hesse Matthias Möhring), Waxmann Verlag Muenster/New York, 2015, pp. 225-233.
Islamic Economics: Basic Concepts New Thinking and Future Directions (Ed. Taha Eğri, Necmettin Kızılkaya), Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015.
"Some Considerations on the Methodology of Islamic Economic Studies" Islamic Economics: Basic Concepts New Thinking and Future Directions (Ed. Taha Eğri, Necmettin Kızılkaya), Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2015, pp. 1-10.
"Apostasy as a Matter of Islamic International Law", Islam and International Law, Engaging Self-Centrism from a Plurality of Perspectives (Ed. Marie-Luisa Frick, Andreas Th. Müller), Leiden-Boston: Martinus Nijhoff Publishers, 2013, pp. 81-99.
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