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Author Adang, Camilla

Title Ibn?azm of Cordoba : the Life and Works of a Controversial Thinker
Published Leiden : BRILL, 2012


Description 1 online resource (826 pages)
Series Handbook of Oriental Studies. Section 1 The Near and Middle East
Handbook of Oriental Studies. Section 1 The Near and Middle East
Contents List of Illustrations; Preface and Acknowledgements; Map of al-Andalus; List of Contributors; Part I Life and Times of Ibn Ḥazm; Abū Muḥammad 'Alī Ibn Ḥazm: A Biographical Sketch; A Portrait of the 'ālim as a Young Man: The Formative Years of Ibn Ḥazm, 404/1013-420/1029; Ibn Ḥazm and the Territory of Huelva: Personal and Family Relationships; Ibn Ḥazm and al-Andalus; Ibn Ḥazm on History: A Few Remarks; Part II Legal Aspects; Ibn Ḥazm's Literalism: A Critique of Islamic Legal Theory; La doctrine sur l'exercice de la justice : Un exemple du désaccord entre Ibn Ḥazm et les mālikites
Claim (Da'wā) or Complaint (Shakwā)? Ibn Ḥazm's and Qāḍī 'Iyāḍ's Doctrines on Accusations of RapePart III Ẓāhirī Linguistics; Ibn Maḍā' as a Ẓāhirī Grammarian; Which Curiosity? Ibn Ḥazm's Suspicion of Grammarians; Part IV Art and Aesthetics; Art and Aesthetics in the Work of Ibn Ḥazm of Cordoba; Part V Theology, Philosophy and Ethics; Ibn Ḥazm's Sources on Ash'arism and Mu'tazilism; Aristotle and Ibn Ḥazm. On the Logic of the Taqrīb; Ibn Ḥazm's Logical Pedigree; Ibn Ḥazm on Sins and Salvation; Part VI Interreligious Polemics
The Testimony of Reason and Historical Reality: Ibn Ḥazm's Refutation of ChristianityLe sens de la polémique anti-biblique chez Ibn Ḥazm; Ibn Ḥazm and the Jewish ZindĪq; Part VII Reception; Shurayḥ al-Ru'aynī and the Transmission of the Works of Ibn Ḥazm; Refutations of Ibn Ḥazm by Mālikī Authors from al-Andalus and North-Africa; Elements of Acceptance and Rejection in Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyya's Systematic Reading of Ibn Ḥazm; Ibn Ḥazm selon certains savants shī'ites; The Reception of Ibn Ḥazm in Arabic Chronicles; Part VIII Bibliography; Inventory of Ibn Ḥazm's Works
Ibn Ḥazm-Bibliography of Secondary SourcesIndex of Names; Index of Groups; Index of Places
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
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Subject Ibn Ḥazm, ʻAlī ibn Aḥmad, 994-1064.
Ibn Ḥazm, ʻAlī ibn Aḥmad, 994-1064.
Islamic philosophy -- History
Islamic philosophy.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Fierro, Ma. Isabel (María Isabel)
Schmidtke, Sabine
ISBN 9789004243101