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Islamic ethics the place of divine command theory in Islam by Mariam Attar

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Published by Routledge in New York, NY .
Written in English


  • Islamic ethics,
  • Divine commands (Ethics),
  • Islamic civilization,
  • Islam -- 20th century,
  • Islamic fundamentalism

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMariam al-Attar.
SeriesCulture and civilization in the Middle East
LC ClassificationsBJ1291 .A88 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23953948M
ISBN 109780415555197, 9780203855270
LC Control Number2009038246

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