The only information about this author comes from the Khulāṣat al-naẓar itself. As its editors Schmidtke and Ansari point out (Khulāṣat, pp. xi-xv), he mentions a number of earlier theologians, the latest being Sadīd al-Dīn al-Ḥimmaṣī (d. after 1204) (q.v.), and while there is strong evidence of the influence of the Muʿtazilī Abū l-Ḥusayn al-Baṣrī (d. 1044) (q.v.), there is no sign of late…
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“Khulāṣat al-naẓar”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
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