Philosophy: Islamic Philosophy

  • Analytic Philosophy and Avicenna: Knowing the Unknown book cover

    Analytic Philosophy and Avicenna

    Knowing the Unknown, 1st Edition

    By Mohammad Azadpur

    This work engages in a constructive, yet subtle, dialogue with the nuanced accounts of sensory intentionality and empirical knowledge offered by the Islamic philosopher, Avicenna. This discourse has two main objectives: 1) providing an interpretation of Avicenna’s epistemology that avoids reading…

    Hardback – 2020-03-31 
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    Routledge Studies in Islamic Philosophy

  • Arendt, Fanon and Political Violence in Islam book cover

    Arendt, Fanon and Political Violence in Islam

    1st Edition

    By Patrycja Sasnal

    This book looks at contemporary political violence, in the form of jihadism, through the lens of a philosophical polemic between Hannah Arendt and Frantz Fanon: intellectual representatives of the global north and global south. It explores the relationship of Arendt’s thought, mostly as expressed…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15
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    Routledge Research on Decoloniality and New Postcolonialisms

  • Contemporary Thought in the Muslim World: Trends, Themes, and Issues book cover

    Contemporary Thought in the Muslim World

    Trends, Themes, and Issues, 1st Edition

    By Carool Kersten

    This book presents an intellectual history of today’s Muslim world, surveying contemporary Muslim thinking in its various manifestations, addressing a variety of themes that impact on the lives of present-day Muslims. Focusing on the period from roughly the late 1960s to the first decade of the…

    Paperback – 2019-06-25
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    Contemporary Thought in the Islamic World

  • Philosophies of Islamic Education: Historical Perspectives and Emerging Discourses book cover

    Philosophies of Islamic Education

    Historical Perspectives and Emerging Discourses, 1st Edition

    Edited by Mujadad Zaman, Nadeem A. Memon

    The study of Islamic education has hitherto remained a tangential inquiry in the broader focus of Islamic Studies. In the wake of this neglect, a renaissance of sorts has occurred in recent years, reconfiguring the importance of Islam’s attitudes to knowledge, learning and education as paramount in…

    Paperback – 2019-06-07
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    Routledge Research in Religion and Education

  • An Introduction to the History of Medicine: From the Time of the Pharaohs to the End of the XVIIIth Century book cover

    An Introduction to the History of Medicine

    From the Time of the Pharaohs to the End of the XVIIIth Century, 1st Edition

    By Charles Greene Cumston

    Originally published in 1926, An Introduction to the History of Medicine is a compilation of reliable and essential contributions to the subject of the history of medicine. The book looks at the evolution of medicine from the practices in Ancient Egypt, to the medicine of the 16th century, and…

    Hardback – 2018-12-17
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    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • A History of Medicine book cover

    A History of Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Arturo Castiglioni

    Originally published in 1941, A History of Medicine provides a detailed and comprehensive guide to the advancement of medicine, from Ancient Egypt, and Ancient Babylonia, all the way up to the 20th century. The book looks at the close relationship between the progress of medicine and its…

    Hardback – 2018-12-17
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    Routledge Library Editions: History of Medicine

  • The Philosophy of Religion in Post-Revolutionary Iran: The Epistemological Turn in Islamic Reform Discourse book cover

    The Philosophy of Religion in Post-Revolutionary Iran

    The Epistemological Turn in Islamic Reform Discourse, 1st Edition

    By Heydar Shadi

    This book explores the intellectual discourse in post-revolutionary Iran. It focuses on Abdolkarim Soroush, a leading Muslim liberal thinker, whose theory of religion is regarded as highly relevant to the current theological and intellectual dynamics in the Islamic world. The Philosophy of…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
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    Routledge Studies in Islamic Philosophy

  • Al-Ghazali and the Divine book cover

    Al-Ghazali and the Divine

    1st Edition

    By Massimo Campanini

    This book examines the philosophy of al-Ghazali, analysing his conception of God within Islamic theology. Seeking to contribute to the greater understanding of Muslim thought, it analyses his ‘orthodox’ theory, based on the notion that the spiritual struggle (jihad) and philosophical enquiry are…

    Hardback – 2018-09-19
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    Routledge Studies in Islamic Philosophy

  • Becoming a Genuine Muslim: Kierkegaard and Muhammad Iqbal book cover

    Becoming a Genuine Muslim

    Kierkegaard and Muhammad Iqbal, 1st Edition

    By Sevcan Ozturk

    Despite the apparent lack of any cultural and religious connection between Kierkegaard and Iqbal, their philosophical and religious concerns and their methods of dealing with these concerns show certain parallels. This book provides a Kierkegaardian reading of Muhammad Iqbal’s idea of becoming a…

    Hardback – 2018-06-14
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    Routledge Studies in Islamic Philosophy

  • Business Ethics in the Middle East book cover

    Business Ethics in the Middle East

    1st Edition

    By Yusuf Sidani

    Business Ethics in the Middle East fills a crucial gap in the Middle East educational landscape. Written in an easy and accessible format, this book covers the foundations of business ethics by drawing from both Eastern and Western traditions. The chapters include many examples, case studies,…

    Paperback – 2018-06-05
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  • Islam: A Contemporary Philosophical Investigation book cover

    Islam

    A Contemporary Philosophical Investigation, 1st Edition

    By Imran Aijaz

    Islam as a religion and a way of life guides millions of people around the world and has a significant impact on worldly affairs. To many Muslims, however, a philosophical understanding or assessment of Islamic belief is seen as a feeble and religiously inappropriate attempt to understand matters…

    Paperback – 2018-04-06
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    Investigating Philosophy of Religion

  • Avicenna's Al-Shifā': Oriental Philosophy book cover

    Avicenna's Al-Shifā'

    Oriental Philosophy, 1st Edition

    By Sari Nusseibeh

    This book deals with the philosophy of Ibn Sina - Avicenna as he was known in the Latin West- a Persian Muslim who lived in the eleventh century, considered one of the most important figures in the history of philosophy. Although much has been written about Avicenna, and especially about his…

    Hardback – 2018-03-29
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    Routledge Studies in Islamic Philosophy

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