عنوان مقاله [English]
As one of the oldest Jewish sects, |araism was founded in the middle
of the 2nd century AD and later on, they were accepted as the
mainstream of Iranian Jewish society. A remarkable feature of the
|araism is that they were influenced by Islamic theology as well as its
intellectual transactions with Mu`tazilism. This article surveys the
formative history of |araism and delineates how they came under the
influence of Islamic theology.