The First Islamic Reviver: Abu Hamid Al-Ghazali and His Revival of the Religious Sciences

Front Cover
OUP USA, 2014 - Religion - 238 pages
Building on recent revisionist scholarship, this book offers a new account of the last two decades of the life of the seminal eleventh-century Islamic thinker Ab
 

What people are saying - Write a review

We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.

Contents

Introduction
1
AlGhazali Before His Revival
15
The Revival of the Religious Sciences
61
Promoting the Revival in the World
123
EpilogueRereading the Deliverer
169
Notes
177
Works Cited
217
Index
225
Copyright

Common terms and phrases

About the author (2014)


Kenneth Garden is Assistant Professor of Religion at Tufts University. He holds a PhD from the University of Chicago. His articles have appeared in the Journal of Islamic Studies and Muslim World.

Bibliographic information