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Al-Ghazālī (Algazel)
حجة الإسلام الإمام أبو حامد الغزالي
Teetle Hujjat ul-Islam (honoureefic)[1]
Born Abū Ḥāmid Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad al-Ghazālī
1058 CE
Tus, Persie, Great Seljuq Empire
Died 19 December 1111 (aged 53)
Tus, Persie, Great Seljuq Empire
Era Islamic Gowden Age
Region

Great Seljuq Empire (Nishapur)[2]:292
Abbasid Caliphate (Baghdad) / (Jerusalem) / (Damascus)

[2]:292
Releegion Islam
Denomination Sunni[3][4]
Jurisprudence Shafi`i
Creed Ash'ari[5][6]
Main interest(s) Sufism, theology (kalam), filosofie, logic, Islamic jurisprudence
Notable wirk(s) Revival o Releegious Sciences, The Incoherence o the Filosofers, The Alchemy o Happiness

Abū Ḥāmid Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad al-Ghazālī (Arabic: أبو حامد محمد بن محمد الغزالي‎‎; c. 1058 – 19 December 1111), shortened as Al-Ghazali in Arabic or Ghazali in Persie an kent as Algazelus or Algazel tae the Wastren medieval warld, wis a Persie theologian, jurist, filosofer, an mystic.[14][15]

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  2. 2.0 2.1 Griffel, Frank (2006). Meri, Josef W., ed. Medieval Islamic civilization : an encyclopedia. New York: Routledge. ISBN 0415966906. 
  3. Meri, Josef W.; Bacharach, Jere L. (2006). Medieval Islamic Civilization: A-K. Taylor and Francis. p. 293. ISBN 0415966914. 
  4. Böwering, Gerhard; Crone, Patricia (2013). The Princeton Encyclopedia of Islamic Political Thought. Princeton University Press. p. 191. ISBN 0691134847. Ghazali (ca. 1058–1111) Abu Hamid Muhammad b. Muhammad al-Ghazali al-Tusi (the “Proof of Islam”) is the most renowned Sunni theologian of the Seljuq period (1038–1194). 
  5. A.C. Brown, Jonathan (2009). Hadith: Muhammad's Legacy in the Medieval and Modern World (Foundations of Islam). Oneworld Publications. p. 179. ISBN 978-1851686636. 
  6. Leaman, Oliver (2006). The Qur'an: An Encyclopedia. Taylor & Francis. p. 84. ISBN 0415326397. 
  7. Frank Griffel, Al-Ghazali's Philosophical Theology, p 77. ISBN 0199724725
  8. Frank Griffel, Al-Ghazali's Philosophical Theology, p 75. ISBN 0199724725
  9. Andrew Rippin, The Blackwell Companion to the Qur'an, p 410. ISBN 1405178442
  10. Frank Griffel, Al-Ghazali's Philosophical Theology, p 76. ISBN 0199724725
  11. The Influence of Islamic Thought on Maimonides Stanford Encyclopedia of Philosophy, June 30, 2005
  12. Karin Heinrichs, Fritz Oser, Terence Lovat, Handbook of Moral Motivation: Theories, Models, Applications, p 257. ISBN 9462092753
  13. Muslim Philosophy, Islamic Contributions to Science & Math, netmuslims.com
  14. "Ghazali, al-". The Columbia Encyclopedia. Retrieved 17 December 2012. 
  15. Ludwig W. Adamec (2009), Historical Dictionary of Islam, p.109. Scarecrow Press. ISBN 0810861615.