Great Books of Islamic Civilization: A Guide to Conclusive Proofs for the Principles of Belief
By: Juwayni, Iman al-Haramayn al-Juwayni (d. 478/1085)
From The Great Books of Islamic Civilization Series
This work, commonly known simply as al-Irshad, ("The Guide") is a major classic of Islamic theology. Its author, Iman al-Haramayn al-Juwayni (d. 478/1085), was the leading Ash'arite (Sunni) theologian of his time but he was more famous for his many important treatises on the principles of law and for having been the teacher of the great al-Ghazzali.