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 Maqāla fī l-qiyāma
(229 words)

Treatise on resurrection

Ibn al-Ṭayyib

Date: Unknown; before October 1043

Original Language: Arabic


This treatise is only known through an extract or epitome found in Chapter 63 of al-Muʾtaman ibn al-ʿAssāl’s Majmūʿ uṣūl al-dīn. That extract outlines three main issues concerning resurrection: its necessity, its definition, and its delights. See Samir, ‘Addenda’, pp. 305-6, for a detailed analysis of the content of the extract,…

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Faultless, Julian, “ Maqāla fī l-qiyāma”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 15 October 2019 <>
First published online: 2010

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