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Although Abu Hamid Muhammad al-Ghazali lived a comparatively brief lifestyles (1058-1111), he proven himself as the most vital thinkers within the heritage of Islam. The Incoherence of the Philosophers, written after greater than a decade of commute and ascetic contemplation, contends that whereas such Muslim philosophers as Avicenna boasted of unassailable arguments on issues of theology and metaphysics, they can no longer carry on their claims; in addition, lots of their assertions represented disguised heresy and unbelief. regardless of its tried refutation through the twelfth-century thinker Ibn Rushd, al-Ghazali's paintings continues to be broadly learn and influential.

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