Date: Unknown; before 1153 Original Language: Arabic
The Kitāb al-milal wa-l-niḥal is a comprehensive survey of the Muslim and non-Muslim religious and intellectual groupings known in al-Shahrastānī’s time. It is a definitive example of Muslim heresiography, setting the groups and sects’ teachings in hierarchical order to show how far they conform to the fundamental princip…
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“ Kitāb al-milal wa-l-niḥal”, in:
Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas.
Consulted online on 15 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_24627>