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Theology of Abu L-qasim Al-balkhi/Al-ka'bi - D. 319/931 (Hardcover) (Racha El Omari)

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Though Mu'tazili theologian Abu l-Qasim al-Balkhi/al-Ka'bi had considerable followers and a good reputation during his lifetime, says Omari, he left no posthumous school in which his theology would be represented without bias, and none of this theological works have survived. In addition, little is known about his philosophical predecessors. Nevertheless, she reconstructs his thinking from fragments of his work quoted in antagonistic sources. Her source criticism looks at four testimonies, then she considers the theology in terms of the attributes, justice, epistemology, the doctrine of nature, and the Imama. Annotation ©2016 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 223
Genre: Philosophy, Religion + Beliefs
Sub-Genre: Religious, Islam / General
Series Title: Islamic Philosophy, Theology and Science. Texts and Studies
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Author: Racha El Omari
Language: English
Street Date: April 14, 2016
TCIN: 51045971
UPC: 9789004259690
Item Number (DPCI): 248-14-8975
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