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Scripturalist Islam [electronic resource] : the history and doctrines of the Akhb�ar�i Sh�i��i school / by Robert Gleave.

By: Gleave, R. (Robert).
Material type: TextTextSeries: Islamic philosophy, theology, and science: v. 72.Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007Description: 1 online resource (xxiii, 339 p.).ISBN: 9789047421627 (electronic bk.); 9047421620 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Akhb�ar�iyah -- History | Akhb�ar�iyah -- Doctrines | Sh�i�ah -- Doctrines | Sh�i�ah -- History | Islamic law | U�s�ul�iyah | RELIGION -- Islam -- Shi'a | Akhbari | al-Astar�ab�ad�i, Mu�hammad Am�in Ibn Mu�hammad ��Sar�if | Schiiten -- Geschichte Neuzeit | A�hb�ariyya | Imamiten | Islamische Theologie | Geschichte 1600-1900Genre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Scripturalist Islam.DDC classification: 297.8/2 Other classification: 11.83 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
The Akhb�ar�i-U�s�ul�i dispute and the early "Akhb�ar�i" school -- Mu�hammad Am�in al-Astar�ab�ad�i and the formation of the Akhb�ar�i school -- Astar�ab�ad�i's legal thought -- Astar�ab�ad�i's theological and philosophical thought -- The spread of Akhbarism after Astar�ab�ad�i -- Defining the Akhb�ar�i-U�s�ul�i conflict -- Akhb�ar�i Qur�anic interpretation -- Sunna and the Akhb�ar in Akhb�ar�i jurisprudence -- Akhb�ar�i hermeneutics -- Conclusions.
Summary: Akhbar Shi'ism was "scripturalist" in that Akhbar's believed that all questions of theology and law could be found in the texts of revelation. There was no need, they believed, to turn to alternative sources (such as reason or inspiration).
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [321]-333) and index.

The Akhb�ar�i-U�s�ul�i dispute and the early "Akhb�ar�i" school -- Mu�hammad Am�in al-Astar�ab�ad�i and the formation of the Akhb�ar�i school -- Astar�ab�ad�i's legal thought -- Astar�ab�ad�i's theological and philosophical thought -- The spread of Akhbarism after Astar�ab�ad�i -- Defining the Akhb�ar�i-U�s�ul�i conflict -- Akhb�ar�i Qur�anic interpretation -- Sunna and the Akhb�ar in Akhb�ar�i jurisprudence -- Akhb�ar�i hermeneutics -- Conclusions.

Akhbar Shi'ism was "scripturalist" in that Akhbar's believed that all questions of theology and law could be found in the texts of revelation. There was no need, they believed, to turn to alternative sources (such as reason or inspiration).

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