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Ibn Taymiyya's theodicy of perpetual optimism / by Jon Hoover
AuthorHoover, Jon In der Gemeinsamen Normdatei der DNB nachschlagen Search Wikipedia for Jon Hoover
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PublishedLeiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007
DescriptionOnline-Ressource (xii, 270 pages)
Includes bibliographical references and index
Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph.D.--University of Birmingham, 2002) under the title: An Islamic theodicy : Ibn Taymiyya on the wise purpose of God, human agency, and problems of evil and justice
Document typeE-Book
KeywordsTheodizee Search Wikipedia for Theodizee / God (Islam) ; History of doctrines Search Wikipedia for God (Islam) ; History of doctrines / Good and evil ; Religious aspects ; Islam Search Wikipedia for Good and evil ; Religious aspects ; Islam / Ibn Taymīyah, Aḥmad ibn ʿAbd al-Ḥalīm ; 1263-1328 Search Wikipedia for Aḥmad ibn ʿAbd al-Ḥalīm ; 1263-1328 Ibn Taymīyah / Islam ; Doctrines Search Wikipedia for Islam ; Doctrines / Optimism Search Wikipedia for Optimism / Theodicy Search Wikipedia for Theodicy / Electronic books Search Wikipedia for Electronic books
URNurn:nbn:de:gbv:3:5-93410 Persistent Identifier (URN)
Ibn Taymiyya's theodicy of perpetual optimism [2.95 mb]
Presents a comprehensive study of Muslim jurist Ibn Taymiyya's (d 1328) theodicy of perpetual optimism. This book exposits and analyses his writings on God's justice and wise purpose divine determination and human agency the problem of evil and juristic method in theological doctrine