al-Ghazālī Principal Works - Essay

Principal Works

(Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism)

Al-Iqtiṣād fi-al-i‘tiqād [Moderation in Belief] (philosophy) circa 1091-95

K. Mihakk an-Nazar fi-l-Mantiq [The Touchstone of Thinking] (philosophy) circa 1091-95

Maqāṣid al-Falāsifa [The Aims of the Philosophers] (philosophy) circa 1091-95

Mi‘yār al-‘Ilm [The Standard for Knowledge] (philosophy) circa 1091-95

Tahāfut al-Falāsifa [The Incoherence of the Philosophers] (philosophy) circa 1091-95

Al-Munqidh min aḍ-ḍalāl [The Deliverer from Error] (philosphy) after 1095

Al-Qisṭās al-Mustaqīm [The Just Balance] (philosophy) after 1095

Faysal at-Tafriqa bayn al-Islam wa-z-Zandaqa [The Decisive Criterion for Distinguishing between Islam and Unbelief] (philosophy) after 1095

Iḥyā’ ‘Ulūm ad-Dīn [The Revival of the Religious Sciences] (philosophy) after 1095

Iljām al-‘Awāmm ‘an ‘Ilm al-Kalām [The Restraining of the Commonalty from Science of Theology] (philosophy) after 1095

Mishkat al-Anwar [The Niche for Lights] (philosophy) after 1095

The Confessions of Al Ghazzālī (translated by Claud Field) 1910

Mishkāt Al-Anwār [The Niche for Lights] (translated by W. H. T. Gairdner) 1924

Al-Ghazālī's “Book of Fear and Hope” (translated by William McKane) 1962

Invocations & Supplications (translated by K. Nakamura) 1990

The Incoherence of the Philosophers (translated by Michael E. Marmura) 1997

Deliverance from Error: An Annotated Translation of “Al-Munqidh Min Al Dalal” and Other Relevant Works of Al-Ghazālī (translated by R. J. McCarthy) 2000

On Faith in Divine Unity and Trust in Divine Providence: Kitab at-tawhid wa tawakkul (translated by David Burrell) 2001