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By Christopher Melchert

ISBN-10: 1851684077

ISBN-13: 9781851684076

Christopher Melchert examines the forefather of the fourth of the 4 vital Sunni faculties of jurisprudence, the Hanbali. Upholding the view that the Qur'an was once uncreated and the direct be aware of God, Ahmad ibn Hanbal (780-855) concept that the holy textual content may be learn actually, rejecting any risk for metaphorical or revisionist interpretation. Melchert assesses the significance of ibn Hanbal's teachings and analyses their relevance in sleek Sunni Islam.

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