Encyclopedia is a comprehensive written book that
contains information on all branches of knowledge or a particular branch of
knowledge. Encyclopedias are divided up into articles. The articles on subjects
in an encyclopedia are usually accessed alphabetically by article name. Four
major elements define an encyclopedia its subject matter, its scope, its method
of organization and its method of production.
about Jurisprudence Encyclopedia:
Jurisprudence Encyclopedia's issuing considers an Islamic
hope especially for those who are interested in the renaissance of Islamic
nation. However, the most important appeals that were repeated for the
completion of this innovative scientific project is the appeal of the Conference
of Islamic jurisprudence week in Paris 1370 A.H (1951A.D), in which a group of
scholars of the Muslim nation participated and the recommendation was the call
for the composing of Jurisprudence Encyclopedia which contains the Islamic legal
information according to modern methods and alphabetical arrangement.
In 1375A.H (1956A.D) was the beginning of official
attempts to highlight this historic decision into effect, by the attached Commission to the Faculty of Sharia at the
University of Damascus, this commission was formed by presidential decree after
the Egyptian-Syrian Unification. In 1381 A.H (1961A.D) a chapter includes models
of Encyclopedia's research was published that written by scholars from both
countries, then issued in Syria some preliminary work as a jurisprudence
dictionary for Ibn Hazm, and a manual search using jurisprudence.
But in Egypt, the idea of the encyclopedia, which was
taken by Ministry of Awqaf in 1381 A.H (1961A.A.D) between committees Supreme
Council for Islamic Affairs issued the first parts in 1386A.H amounted to (24)
part, which is not all that done, the delay in publishing .
In 1386 A.H (1967A.D) - With the advent of the need for
concerted efforts to ensure the Islamic completion of this project in any
Islamic nation has the financial as well as manpower support - the Ministry of Awqaf and Islamic Affairs
in Kuwait embraced this project as one of the hypotheses that are vested and
duty to provide for modern jurisprudence as to learn The facilitators to work,
and such an initiative should be done to take advantage of the credit and pay,
dropping reproachable conduct and responsibility for all the nation.
It must be mentioned here that it does not a matter to
vary the efforts in the service of Islamic jurisprudence severe lack in supply
modern and Artistic Direction. It is marked with the product emerged from
Encyclopedias list (in Kuwait and Egypt) that each country seeks to enrich the
jurisprudence in the area, or in a manner other than those sought by the other
and that this diversity is what meets the needs of different colors and care
jurisprudence and rounded to the student board.