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The Biographical Encyclopaedia of Islamic Philosophy

by Oliver Leaman

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Published by Thoemmes Continuum .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islam,
  • Oriental & Indian philosophy,
  • Reference works,
  • General,
  • Philosophy,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography,
  • Encyclopedias,
  • Islamitische filosofie.,
  • Philosophy, Islamic,
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  • Edition Notes

    2-Volume Set

    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages736
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11906058M
    ISBN 101843711486
    ISBN 109781843711483

    Ahadiths Books. Biography. About Islamic Encyclopedia. With thousands entering into Islam in the West, and Millions of Muslims both in the east as well as the west dependent on the Islamic literature in the English language alone, the need for an authentic, comprehensive Islamic encyclopedia was never greater. The encyclopedias that have so far. The volume I have has the title "The Illustrated Guide" instead of " The Illustrated Encyclopedia." This book with its' many beautiful color photos on each page is a excellent place to start to learn about the history, schools of thought, jurisprudence, art, architecture, holidays, etc. of Islam/5.

    IBN SINA (AVICENNA). Ibn Sina (Avicenna) () is one of the foremost philosophers of the golden age of Islamic tradition that also includes al-Farabi and Ibn is also known as al-Sheikh al-Rais (Leader among the wise men) a title that was given to him by his students. His philosophical works were one of the main targets of al-Ghazali’s attack on philosophical influences in Islam. 2 Oliver Leaman, An Introduction to Classical Islamic Philosophy (Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, ). Also, a good summary of Islamic philosophy is in Gordon H. Clark, Thales to Dewey: A History of Philosophy (Grand Rapids, MI: Baker Book House, ), f. 3 Hammuda Abdalati, Islam in Focus (Indianapolis, IN: Amana Publications.

    Oliver Leaman (born ) is a professor of philosophy and Zantker Professor of Judaic studies at the University of Kentucky, where he has been teaching since He studies the history of Islamic, Jewish and Eastern philosophy. He received his PhD from Cambridge University in History of Islamic Philosophy book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Islamic philosophy has often been treated as being lar /5.


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Featuring an international group of authors from South East Asia, the Indian Subcontinent, the Middle East and North Africa, Europe and North America, The Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy provides access to the ideas and people comprising almost years of Islamic philosophical tradition.5/5(1).

Oliver Leaman, Professor of Philosophy, University of Kentucky, is the General Editor of the Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy and the author and editor of several books on Islamic philosophy and Jewish philosophy (published by British and North American presses including Routledge and Notre Dame).5/5(1).

The biographical entries include all the major thinkers of Islamic philosophy since the foundation of the faith, as well as minor but significant figures, many of which have not previously been profiled or described in English.

Oliver Leaman, Professor of Philosophy, University of Kentucky, is the General Editor of the Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy and the author and editor of several books on Islamic philosophy and Jewish philosophy (published by British and North American presses including Routledge and Notre Dame).Pages: Oliver Leaman, Professor of Philosophy, University of Kentucky, is the General Editor of The Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy and the author and editor of several books on Islamic philosophy The Biographical Encyclopaedia of Islamic Philosophy book Jewish philosophy.

Featuring an international group of authors from South East Asia, the Indian Subcontinent, the Middle East and North Africa, Europe and North America, The Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy provides access to the ideas and people comprising almost years of Islamic philosophical tradition.

About Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy There has been a long tradition of interest in philosophy in the Islamic world, and it is the aim of these volumes to represent the lives of some of the major thinkers within this tradition. Oliver Leaman Paperback Wardah Books is at 58 Bussorah Street, Singapore We’re open every day from 10am to 6pm.

Tel: +65 Email: [email protected] Oliver Leaman, editor Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy London: Thoemmes Continuum, pages. This book is quite unique, as it brings into the English language a tradition that is quite familiar in Arabic works.

Biographical dictionaries are part and parcel of the Islamic intellectual tradition. Biographical Encyclopedia (Dictionary) as a Genre of the Contemporary Historiography of Philosophy: Anglo-American and Ukrainian Experience.

Vadim Menzhulin -. in The Biographical Encyclopaedia of Islamic Philosophy Published by Continuum Published in print January | Published online January | e-ISBN: Now available in paperback, The Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy covers all the major and many minor philosophers, theologians, and mystics who contributed to its development.

With entries on over thinkers and key concepts in Islamic philosophy, this updated landmark work also includes a timeline, glossary and detailed bibliography. Oliver Leaman, Professor of Philosophy, University of Kentucky, is the General Editor of the Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy and the author and editor of several books on Islamic philosophy 5/5(1).

Biographical Encyclopaedia of Islam (4 Vols-Set) by M Th Houtsma; T W Arnold; R Basset and R Hartmann and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Peter Adamson is professor of late ancient and Arabic philosophy at the Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich.

His primary areas of interest are late ancient philosophy and Arabic philosophy, and is the author of books including The Cambridge Companion to Arabic Philosophy and Philosophy in the Islamic.

Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel and W.P. Heinrichs The Encyclopaedia of Islam (Second Edition) Online sets out the present state of our knowledge of the Islamic World. It is a unique and invaluable reference tool, an essential key to understanding the world of Islam, and the authoritative source not only for the religion, but also for the believers and the.

Avicenna, Muslim physician, the most famous and influential of the philosopher-scientists of the medieval Islamic world. He was particularly noted for his contributions in the fields of Aristotelian philosophy and medicine.

Learn more about Avicenna’s life and accomplishments in this article. There has been a long tradition of interest in philosophy in the Islamic world, and these volumes represent the lives of some of the major thinkers within this tradition.

They include details about the lives of significant legal thinkers, theologians, political thinkers and geographers, and all the traditions of Islamic philosophy are represented. Islam, major world religion that emphasizes monotheism, the unity of God (‘Allah’ in Arabic), and Muhammad as his final messenger in a series of revelations.

As the literal word of God, the Qur’an makes known the will of God, to which humans must surrender (lending the name Islam. History of Muslim philosophy by sharif. Topics philosophy, islam Collection opensource. book Addeddate Identifier HistoryOfMuslimPhilosophy Identifier-ark ark://t3fx7w32p Ocr.

Adorno, Theodor W. (Lambert Zuidervaart) advance directives (Agnieszka Jaworska) Aegidius Romanus — see Giles of Rome. Aenesidemus — see skepticism: ancient. aesthetic, concept of the (James Shelley) 19th Century Romantic (Keren Gorodeisky) aesthetic judgment (Nick Zangwill) Beardsley — see Beardsley, Monroe C.: aesthetics.the biographical encyclopedia of islamic philosophy Download the biographical encyclopedia of islamic philosophy or read online here in PDF or EPUB.

Please click button to get the biographical encyclopedia of islamic philosophy book now. All books are in clear copy here, and all files are secure so don't worry about it.Islamic philosophy is a development in philosophy that is characterised by coming from an Islamic terms traditionally used in the Islamic world are sometimes translated as philosophy—falsafa (literally: "philosophy"), which refers to philosophy as well as logic, mathematics, and physics; and Kalam (literally "speech"), which refers to a rationalist form of Islamic theology.