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3.3.1 Al-Maʾmūn’s Edicts
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In Volume 3 | Part C, The Unification of Islamic Thought and the Flowering of Theology | Chapter 3, Al-Ma ʾmūn in Baghdad. The Flowering of Muʿtazilite Theology | 3.3, The miḥna

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Josef van Ess, “3.3.1 Al-Maʾmūn’s Edicts”, in: Theology and Society Online, Josef van Ess. Consulted online on 26 March 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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