Philosophy in the Islamic World

Produk Detail:
  • Author : Peter Adamson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Pages : 544 pages
  • ISBN : 0199577498
  • Rating : /5 from reviews
CLICK HERE TO GET THIS BOOK >>>Philosophy in the Islamic World

Download or Read online Philosophy in the Islamic World full in PDF, ePub and kindle. this book written by Peter Adamson and published by Oxford University Press which was released on 07 July 2016 with total page 544 pages. We cannot guarantee that Philosophy in the Islamic World book is available in the library, click Get Book button and read full online book in your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile whenever and wherever You Like. Peter Adamson presents the first full history of philosophy in the Islamic world for a broad readership. He traces its development from early Islam to the 20th century, ranging from Spain to South Asia, featuring Jewish and Christian thinkers as well as Muslim. Major figures like Avicenna, Averroes, and Maimonides are covered in great detail, but the book also looks at less familiar thinkers, including women philosophers. Attention is also given to thephilosophical relevance of Islamic theology (kalam) and mysticism--the Sufi tradition within Islam, and Kabbalah among Jews--and to science, with chapters on disciplines like optics and astronomy. The first partof the book looks at the blossoming of Islamic theology and responses to the Greek philosophical tradition in the world of Arabic learning, the second discusses philosophy in Muslim Spain (Andalusia), and a third section looks in unusual detail at later developments, touching on philosophy in the Ottoman, Mughal, and Safavid empires.

Philosophy in the Islamic World

Philosophy in the Islamic World
  • Author : Peter Adamson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 07 July 2016
GET THIS BOOK Philosophy in the Islamic World

Peter Adamson presents the first full history of philosophy in the Islamic world for a broad readership. He traces its development from early Islam to the 20th century, ranging from Spain to South Asia, featuring Jewish and Christian thinkers as well as Muslim. Major figures like Avicenna, Averroes, and Maimonides are covered in great detail, but the book also looks at less familiar thinkers, including women philosophers. Attention is also given to thephilosophical relevance of Islamic theology (kalam) and mysticism--the

Philosophy and Science in the Islamic World

Philosophy and Science in the Islamic World
  • Author : C. A. Qadir
  • Publisher : Other
  • Release : 27 September 1990
GET THIS BOOK Philosophy and Science in the Islamic World

The basis of Muslim philosophy and science is the instruction embedded in the Quran. At an early date this tradition was enlarged and strengthened by the infiltration into Muslim culture of Greek philosophy and science through the translation of Greek classics by Muslims. The Indian tradition of thought also made its contribution. This book traces the development and interaction of these strands in Muslim thinking. The author is concerned to show both how philosophy and science are related to specifically

Philosophy in the Islamic World A Very Short Introduction

Philosophy in the Islamic World  A Very Short Introduction
  • Author : Peter Adamson
  • Publisher : OUP Oxford
  • Release : 24 September 2015
GET THIS BOOK Philosophy in the Islamic World A Very Short Introduction

In the history of philosophy, few topics are so relevant to today's cultural and political landscape as philosophy in the Islamic world. Yet, this remains one of the lesser-known philosophical traditions. In this Very Short Introduction, Peter Adamson explores the history of philosophy among Muslims, Jews, and Christians living in Islamic lands, from its historical background to thinkers in the twentieth century. Introducing the main philosophical themes of the Islamic world, Adamson integrates ideas from the Islamic and Abrahamic faiths

Philosophy in the Islamic World

Philosophy in the Islamic World
  • Author : Ulrich Rudolph,Peter Adamson,Rotraud Hansberger
  • Publisher : Handbook of Oriental Studies
  • Release : 17 November 2016
GET THIS BOOK Philosophy in the Islamic World

A comprehensive reference work covering all figures of the earliest period of philosophy in the Islamic world. Both major and minor thinkers are covered, with details of biography and doctrine as well as detailed lists and summaries of each author s works."

Philosophy in the Islamic World Online

Philosophy in the Islamic World Online
  • Author : Ulrich Rudolph,Rotraud Elisabeth Hansberger,Peter Adamson
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 27 September 2021
GET THIS BOOK Philosophy in the Islamic World Online

Philosophy in the Islamic World Online: 8th - 10th Centuries is a comprehensive and unprecedented reference work devoted to the history of philosophy in the realms of Islam in its formative period: from its beginnings in the eighth century up to the tenth century AD. Both major and minor figures are covered, giving details of biography and doctrine, as well as detailed lists and summaries of each author's works. It covers the period when philosophy began to blossom thanks to

Philosophy and Arts in the Islamic World

Philosophy and Arts in the Islamic World
  • Author : Union européenne des arabisants et islamisants. Congress
  • Publisher : Peeters Publishers
  • Release : 27 September 1998
GET THIS BOOK Philosophy and Arts in the Islamic World

The volume contains 26 contributions to literature, philosophy, linguistics and epigraphy in Islamic culture, ranging from pre-Islamic poetry to contemporary prose, from the Ihwan as-Safa to the theology of Mawdudi, from lexicography to epigraphy. These papers were read at the Eighteenth International Congress of the Union Europeenne des Arabisants et Islamisants, organized by the Catholic University of Leuven (KUL) from 3 to 10 September 1996. A second volume of proceedings, that appears along with this one (OLA 86), is more concerned with questions of actuality

Philosophy and Jurisprudence in the Islamic World

Philosophy and Jurisprudence in the Islamic World
  • Author : Peter Adamson
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 02 September 2019
GET THIS BOOK Philosophy and Jurisprudence in the Islamic World

This book brings together the study of two great disciplines of the Islamic world: law and philosophy. In both sunni and shiite Islam, it became the norm for scholars to acquire a high level of expertise in the legal tradition. Thus some of the greatest names in the history of Aristotelianism were trained jurists, like Averroes, or commented on the status and nature of law, like al-Fārābī. While such authors sought to put law in its place relative

Philosophy and Language in the Islamic World

Philosophy and Language in the Islamic World
  • Author : Nadja Germann,Mostafa Najafi
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 23 November 2020
GET THIS BOOK Philosophy and Language in the Islamic World

What is language? How did it originate and how does it work? What is its relation to thought and, beyond thought, to reality? Questions like these have been at the center of lively debate ever since the rise of scholarly activities in the Islamic world during the 8th/9th century. However, in contrast to contemporary philosophy, they were not tackled by scholars adhering to only one specific discipline. Rather, they were addressed across multiple fields and domains, no less by

Philosophy in the Islamic World

Philosophy in the Islamic World
  • Author : Peter Adamson
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release : 31 May 2018
GET THIS BOOK Philosophy in the Islamic World

The latest in the series based on the popular History of Philosophy podcast, this volume presents the first full history of philosophy in the Islamic world for a broad readership. It takes an approach unprecedented among introductions to this subject, by providing full coverage of Jewish and Christian thinkers as well as Muslims, and by taking the story of philosophy from its beginnings in the world of early Islam all the way through to the twentieth century. Major figures like

History of Islamic Philosophy

History of Islamic Philosophy
  • Author : Seyyed Hossein Nasr
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release : 27 September 1996
GET THIS BOOK History of Islamic Philosophy

Islamic Philosophy has often been treated as mainly of historical interest, belonging to the history of ideas rather than to philosophy. This is volume challenges this belief. The Routledge History of Philosophy is made up entirely of essays by a distinguished list of writers. They provide detailed discussions of the most important thinkers and the key concepts in Islamic philosophy, from earliest times to the present day.

Islamic Philosophy

Islamic Philosophy
  • Author : Majid Fakhry
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 01 February 2009
GET THIS BOOK Islamic Philosophy

A comprehensive examination of the struggle to reconcile philosophy and Islam. From the introduction of Greek Philosophy into the Muslim world in the eighth century, right through to modern times, Majid Fakhry charts the evolution and interaction of philosophy, theology, and mysticism in the Islamic context. Highlighting key individuals, movements, concepts and writings, Fakhry also explores the conflicts and controversies between anti- and pro-philosophical parties that have characterised the development of Islamic thought. The book also features coverage of: the

Philosophy and Language in the Islamic World

Philosophy and Language in the Islamic World
  • Author : Nadja Germann,Mostafa Najafi
  • Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
  • Release : 23 November 2020
GET THIS BOOK Philosophy and Language in the Islamic World

What is language? How did it originate and how does it work? What is its relation to thought and, beyond thought, to reality? Questions like these have been at the center of lively debate ever since the rise of scholarly activities in the Islamic world during the 8th/9th century. However, in contrast to contemporary philosophy, they were not tackled by scholars adhering to only one specific discipline. Rather, they were addressed across multiple fields and domains, no less by