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Title Ibn Ḥazm of Cordoba : the life and works of a controversial thinker / edited by Camilla Adang, Maribel Fierro, Sabine Schmidtke
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2013]


Description 1 online resource (xxi, 804 pages) : illustrations, map
Series Handbook of Oriental studies. Section 1, the Near and Middle East ; v. 103
Handbuch der Orientalistik. Erste Abteilung, Nahe und der Mittlere Osten ; v. 103.
Contents Part 1. Life and times of Ibn Ḥazm -- Abu Muhammad 'Ali Ibn Hazm : a biographical sketch / José Miguel Puerta Vílchez -- A portrait of the ʻālim as a young man : the formative years of Ibn Ḥazm, 404/1013-420/1029 / Bruna Soravia -- Ibn Ḥazm and the territory of Huelva: personal and family relationships / Alejandro García Sanjuán -- Ibn Ḥazm and al-Andalus / David J. Wasserstein -- Ibn Ḥazm on history : a few remarks / Gabriel Martinez-Gros -- Part 2. Legal aspects -- Ibn Ḥazm's literalism : a critique of Islamic legal theory / Adam Sabra -- La doctrine sur l'exercice de la justice : un exemple du désaccord entre Ibn Ḥazm et les mālikites / Alfonso Carmona González -- Claim (Daʻwa) or Complaint (Shakwā)? Ibn Ḥazm's and Qāḍī ʻIyāḍ's doctrines on accusations of rape / Delfina Serrano -- Part III. Linguistics -- Ibn Maḍāʼ as a Ẓāhirī Grammarian / Kees Versteegh -- Which curiousity? Ibn Ḥazm's suspicion of grammarians / Salvador Peña -- Part IV. Art and aesthetics -- Art and aesthetics in the work of Ibn Ḥazm of Cordoba / José Miguel Puerta Vílchez -- Part V. Theology, Philosophy and ethics -- Ibn Ḥazm's sources on Ash'arism and Mu'tazilism / Sabine Schmidtke -- Aristotle and Ibn Ḥazm : on the logic of the Taqrīb / Rafael Ramón Guerrero -- Ibn Ḥazm's logical pedigree / Joep Lameer -- Ibn Ḥazm on sins and salvation / Christian Lange -- Part VI. Interreligious polemics -- The testimony of reason and the historical reality : Ibn Ḥazm's refutation of Christianity / Martin-Samuel Behloul -- Le sens de al polémique anti-biblique chez Ibn Ḥazm / Dominique Urvoy -- Ibn Ḥazm and the Jewish zindīq / Maribel Fierro -- Part VII. Reception -- Shurayḥ al-Ru'aynī and the transmission of the works of Ibn Ḥazm / Camilla Adang -- Refutations of Ibn Ḥazm by Mālikī authors from al-Andalus and North-Africa / Samir Kaddouri -- Elements of acceptance and rejection in Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyya's systematic reading of Ibn Ḥazm / Livnat Holtzman -- Ibn Ḥazm selon certains savants shī'ites / Hassan Ansari -- The reception of Ibn Ḥazm in Arabic chronicles / Luis Molina -- Part VIII. Bibliography -- Inventory of Ibn Ḥazm's works / José Miguel Puerta Vílchez -- Ibn Hạzm, bibliography of secondary sources / Leigh Chipman
Summary This volume represents the state of the art in research on the Muslim legal scholar, theologian and man of letters Ibn ?azm of Cordoba (d. 456/1064), who is widely regarded as one of the most brilliant minds of Islamic Spain
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 683-787) and indexes
Notes Contriblutions in English with three in French
Print version record
Subject Ibn Ḥazm, ʻAlī ibn Aḥmad, 994-1064.
Ibn Ḥazm, ʻAlī ibn Aḥmad, 994-1064
Islamic philosophy -- History
RELIGION -- Islam -- Theology.
Islamic philosophy
Islamitische filosofie.
Islamitisch Spanje.
Córdoba (Spanje)
Genre/Form History
Biografieën (vorm)
Form Electronic book
Author Adang, Camilla, editor.
Fierro, Ma. Isabel (María Isabel), editor.
Schmidtke, Sabine, edtior.
LC no. 2012039635
ISBN 9789004243101