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4.2 Baghdad Muʿtazilites
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In Volume 4 | Part C, The Unification of Islamic Thought and the Flowering of Theology | Chapter 4, Muʿtazilites during and after the miḥna

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Josef van Ess, “4.2 Baghdad Muʿtazilites”, in: Theology and Society Online, Josef van Ess. Consulted online on 26 March 2023 <>
First published online: 2018

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