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Author Ozkan, Tubanur Yesilhark

Title A Muslim Response to Evil : Said Nursi on the Theodicy
Published Taylor and Francis, 2016


Description 1 online resource (198 pages)
Series Contemporary Thought in the Islamic World
Contemporary thought in the Islamic world.
Contents Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Contents; List of Figures; Preface; Acknowledgments; Transliteration; Introduction; PART I SHARR IN THE QUR'AN AND IN GENERAL MUSLIM THOUGHT; 1 The Perspective of the Qur'ān on Sharr; 2 Mainstream Muslim Thought; 3 Avicenna, Averroes and Al-Ghazālī on Sharr; 4 As We Approach the Topic: Oneness (tawhīd), Being (wujūd) and Non-Being ('adam), Life after Death; PART II THE NATURE OF SHARR; 5 The Nature and Definition of Sharr According to the Risale-i Nur; 6 Why God Creates Sharr; 7 Human Being's Function in Regards to Sharr
PART III THE MORAL ASPECT OF SHARR8 The Notion of the Divine Trust (amānah); 9 Free Will (juz'ī ikhtiyār) and Divine Determining (qadar); 10 Existential Theodicy in Nursi; Conclusion; Bibliography; Index
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Subject Nursi, Said, 1873-1960.
SUBJECT Nursi, Said, 1873-1960 fast
Subject Good and evil -- Religious aspects -- Islam.
Good and evil -- Religious aspects -- Islam
Form Electronic book
Author Kersten, Dr Carool
ISBN 9781317187530