Originally published in 1958.
This volume brings into focus an area of Islamic religio-philosophical thought to which relatively little attention has been paid by modern scholars of Muslim thought. The importance of the subject lies in the fact that it constitutes a central point at the confrontation of the traditional Islamic and Hellenic thought currents.
The Doctrine of the Intellect. The Intellectual Revelation. The Technical or Imaginative Revelation. Miracles, Prayer, Theurgy. The Mission and the Law. Ibn Hazm. Al-Ghazali. Kalam-al-Shahrastani. Ibn Taymiya. Ibn Khaldun