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    Chance or Creation?: God's Design in the Universe (Hardback) By (author) Al-Jahiz, Introduction by M.A.Abdel Haleem, Translated by M.A.Abdel Haleem

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    DescriptionDid the world come about by chance or through creation? This book, attributed to the ninth-century Arab author al-Jahiz, discusses the evidence of God's design in the universe. Looking at the world around us and mankind's place in it, he argues that the design, harmony and wisdom in the natural world show that the world was created consciously. In answer to those who say that all things came about by chance, he argues that the ecosystem is playing out a divine plan. In his innovative approach he was centuries ahead of most other thinkers, and the modern reader will appreciate his holistic approach.


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    Title
    Chance or Creation?
    Subtitle
    God's Design in the Universe
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Al-Jahiz, Introduction by M.A.Abdel Haleem, Translated by M.A.Abdel Haleem
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 141
    Width: 130 mm
    Height: 200 mm
    Thickness: 19 mm
    Weight: 318 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9781859640678
    ISBN 10: 1859640672
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: REL
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.6
    B&T Merchandise Category: REL
    B&T General Subject: 690
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 05
    BIC subject category V2: HRH
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A10305000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 35
    BISAC V2.8: REL037000
    B&T Approval Code: A24403000
    BISAC V2.8: REL000000
    LC subject heading:
    DC21: 297.242
    LC classification: BP166.23.J
    DC22: 297.2/42
    LC classification: BP166.23 .J34 1995
    LC subject heading:
    Publisher
    Garnet Publishing Ltd
    Imprint name
    Garnet Publishing Ltd
    Publication date
    01 July 1996
    Publication City/Country
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