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The flowering of Muslim theology

by Josef van Ess

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam -- Theology.,
  • Islam -- Doctrines.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJosef van Ess ; translated by Jane Marie Todd.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP166 .E7713 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3428333M
    ISBN 100674022084
    LC Control Number2005052792

    Muslima theology, here broadly defined to encompass a range of interpretive strategies and perspectives arising from multiple social locations, interrogates Islamic scripture and other forms of religious discourse to empower Muslim women of faith to . In this book, Omar Farahat presents a new way of understanding the work of classical Islamic theologians and legal theorists who maintained that divine revelation is necessary for the knowledge of the norms and values of human : Omar Farahat.

    This book investigates the central role of reason in Islamic intellectual life. Despite widespread characterization of Islam as a system of belief based only on revelation, John Walbridge argues that rational methods, not fundamentalism, have characterized Islamic law, philosophy and education since the medieval by: islamic philosophy and theology. STUDY. PLAY. to grand synthesis centuries of philosophical writings. salvation/book of healing. order/set precedent for how to write books on islamic philosophy. and criticized arabic tradition of aristotelian philosophy -> led to more concise discourse on epistemology and flowering of aristotelian.

    Islam, major world religion that emphasizes monotheism, the unity of God (‘Allah’ in Arabic), and Muhammad as his final messenger in a series of revelations. As the literal word of God, the Qur’an makes known the will of God, to which humans must surrender (lending the name Islam. ʿIlm al-Kalām (Arabic: عِلْم الكَلام ‎, literally "science of discourse"), usually foreshortened to Kalām and sometimes called "Islamic scholastic theology", is the study of Islamic doctrine ('aqa'id). It was born out of the need to establish and defend the tenets of Islamic faith against doubters and detractors. A scholar of Kalām is referred to as a mutakallim (plural.


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Josef van Ess is the world's most distinguished scholar of classical kalam, the Muslim theology that was the precursor to, and foundation for, modern Islam.

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The Flowering of Muslim Theology. Josef van Ess is the world's most distinguished scholar of classical kalam, the Muslim theology that was the precursor to, and foundation for, modern Islam. This book makes available, for the first time in English, the fruit of van Ess's thirty-five years of work in the field.

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A lucid and authoritative introduction to classical Islam, it opens a window onto the intellectual world that gave rise to Muslim theology. A sustained look at important issues in early kalām, ‘The Flowering of Muslim Thrology’ discusses the emergence of theology in the classical period and offers acute and illuminating comparisons with the Christian and Jewish traditions.

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This book aims to bring Muslim theology into the present day. Focused on the relationship of the human to the divine and of faith to righteousness, the book presents a new theological vision rooted in the practice of the religious imagination. Rather than a purely academic pursuit, Modern Muslim Theology argues that theology is a creative process and discusses how the Islamic tradition can 5/5(2).

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Contents Preface xii part c: The Unification of Islamic Thought and the Flowering of Theology (continued) 4 Muʿtazilites during and after the miḥna 3 Basra until the Middle of the Third Century 3 Baghdad Muʿtazilites 63 5 Theologians on the Periphery of the Muʿtazila ‘Murjiʾites’ Najjār and His Circle Ibāḍite Theologians 6 The Argument over Author: Josef van Ess.

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() The Flowering of Muslim Theology, trans. by Jane Marie Todd, Harvard University Press, Cambridge, Massachusetts, and London, England. Interestingly, the flowering of Muslim theology preceded its most exuberant growth period, for “the phenomenon reached its zenith very early; its most creative period did not occur after it had come of age, but well before, at a time when signs of Author: Neguin Yavari.

Islamic Theology. Islamic Theology – Introduction When it comes to Islamic Theology, the essential Muslim profession of faith is, “La ilaha illa Allah, Muhammadu Rasool Allah.

[There is no God but God and Muhammad is the Messenger of God.]” There are several sources for the study of Islam. Of foremost importance is the Qur’an itself.

In its formative medieval period, Islamic theology, defined as a systematic discourse about God carried out by Muslims, evolved as part of the premodern world’s most internally diverse cultural sphere. Books shelved as islamic-theology: كتاب التوحيد الذي هو حق الله على العبيد by محمد بن عبد الوهاب Muhammad bin Abdul-Wahhab, The Creed of Imam al-Tahawi b.

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J. van Ess, The Flowering of Muslim Theology, trans. J.M. Todd (Cambridge MA: ). T. Winter, The Cambridge Companion to Classical Islamic Theology (Cambridge: ).Islamic Theology, one of the intellectual disciplines, was cultivated in Islamic tradition and has its roots in the Quran and hadith and its influence is seen on many different areas of Muslim thought.

The Muslim theologians have produced a vast corpus of literature in the course of time.