"The Flowering of Muslim Theology" discusses the emergence of theology in the classical period and offers acute and illuminating comparisons with the Christian (and Jewish) traditions. In this lucid and authoritative introduction to classical Islam, Josef van Ess opens a window on the intellectual world that gave rise to Muslim theology. This work gives a wider audience rare insight into Islam's past.

The Flowering of Muslim Theology 2006, Harvard University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780674022089

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