By Peter S. Groff
A exact introductory consultant to the wealthy, advanced and numerous culture of Islamic philosophy.
Islamic Philosophy A-Z contains over 100 concise entries, alphabetically ordered and cross-referenced for simple entry. the entire crucial facets of Islamic philosophy are lined the following: key figures, colleges, innovations, themes, and concerns. Articles at the Peripatetics, Isma'ilis, Illuminationists, Sufis, kalam theologians and later smooth thinkers are supplemented by way of entries on classical Greek affects in addition to Jewish philosophers who lived and labored within the Islamic international. Topical entries hide a variety of matters and key positions in all of the significant parts of philosophy, making transparent why the vital difficulties of Islamic philosophy were, and stay, concerns of rational disputation.
This booklet will end up an quintessential source to someone who needs to achieve a greater realizing of this attention-grabbing highbrow tradition.