"Priority Theology": Explaining al-Basri's View on the Problem of "God and the world"

MohamadMahdi Jandaghian; Reza Akbari

Volume 10, Issue 2 , March 2022, , Pages 43-65


  In this paper, the term "Priority theology" is introduced to describe the theological system of Abu al-Husayn al-Basri in discussing the problem of divine action or, more generally, the problem of "God and the world." He believed that in a causal relationship, the cause does not necessitate the effect ...  Read More