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Ibn Hazm

Abū Muḥammad ʿAlī ibn Aḥmad ibn Saʿīd ibn Ḥazm (994–1064) was an Andalusian born in Córdoba, present-day Spain. He was a leading proponent and codifier of the Zahiri school of Islamic thought, and produced a reported 400 works in Islamic jurisprudence, history, ethics, comparative religion, and theology, “the father of comparative religious studies.” He was known for his cynicism regarding humanity.

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