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Title
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Title variation
Aʻlām al-nubūwah
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Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • ara
  • eng
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Member of
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Index
index present
Language note
Arabic text and English translation on facing pages
LC call number
BP166.38
LC item number
.A284 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Islamic translation series
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • This publication was funded through the support of the U.S. Congress and the Library of Congress
  • Non-Latin script record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-250) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one -- An account of what transpired between me and the heretic -- Concerning the five eternals and the debate over imitation and independent investigation -- Concerning his argument that the five are eternal, with no other eternal except them, and the debate about time and space -- That the world is created -- Part two -- [On reason, religion, and imitation] -- Returning to the subject of rational investigation and inquiry -- A discussion of the phrase "profound reflection" -- A discussion of contradiction -- That when believers in religious law are asked for proof, they become abusive -- His saying, "They are deceived by the imposing beards of these jackasses" -- His statement that the truth is buried very deep and falls totally silent -- His statement concerning feeble-minded men and women -- Regarding his statement, "We shall now examine the speech of these people and its contradictory nature" -- The prophet's demeanor and virtues -- Concerning the speech of prophets and their laws -- Concerning parable and meaning -- Concerning what the heretic stated that is in the Torah -- Part four -- A brief discussion of the differences among so-called philosophers and the contradictions in their speech -- Conflict among philosophers and regarding principles -- A summary of divergences among views of philosophers -- Which of the two groups is more deceitful? -- There is no divergence among prophets regarding principles -- All religious laws are true, but falsehood has been mixed with them -- Part five -- Further views of the heretic -- On oppression and victory -- The difference between miracles and signs -- The mention of the signs of Muh̥ammad in revealed books -- The signs of Muh̥ammad in Islam -- Part six -- On the matter of the Qurʼān -- Part seven -- Prophets as originators of the sciences and testators of philosophers -- The origin of the stars and of astronomical observations -- The origin of the science of pharmacology -- Every knowledge stems from the first sage
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780842527873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778804053
  • UtOrBLW
Label
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Publication
Note
  • This publication was funded through the support of the U.S. Congress and the Library of Congress
  • Non-Latin script record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-250) and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part one -- An account of what transpired between me and the heretic -- Concerning the five eternals and the debate over imitation and independent investigation -- Concerning his argument that the five are eternal, with no other eternal except them, and the debate about time and space -- That the world is created -- Part two -- [On reason, religion, and imitation] -- Returning to the subject of rational investigation and inquiry -- A discussion of the phrase "profound reflection" -- A discussion of contradiction -- That when believers in religious law are asked for proof, they become abusive -- His saying, "They are deceived by the imposing beards of these jackasses" -- His statement that the truth is buried very deep and falls totally silent -- His statement concerning feeble-minded men and women -- Regarding his statement, "We shall now examine the speech of these people and its contradictory nature" -- The prophet's demeanor and virtues -- Concerning the speech of prophets and their laws -- Concerning parable and meaning -- Concerning what the heretic stated that is in the Torah -- Part four -- A brief discussion of the differences among so-called philosophers and the contradictions in their speech -- Conflict among philosophers and regarding principles -- A summary of divergences among views of philosophers -- Which of the two groups is more deceitful? -- There is no divergence among prophets regarding principles -- All religious laws are true, but falsehood has been mixed with them -- Part five -- Further views of the heretic -- On oppression and victory -- The difference between miracles and signs -- The mention of the signs of Muh̥ammad in revealed books -- The signs of Muh̥ammad in Islam -- Part six -- On the matter of the Qurʼān -- Part seven -- Prophets as originators of the sciences and testators of philosophers -- The origin of the stars and of astronomical observations -- The origin of the science of pharmacology -- Every knowledge stems from the first sage
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 266 pages
Isbn
9780842527873
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn778804053
  • UtOrBLW

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