Philosophy: Islamic Philosophy

  • Business Ethics in the Middle East book cover

    Business Ethics in the Middle East

    By Yusuf Sidani

    Business Ethics in the Middle East is the first textbook to cover business ethics with this regional focus. It opens with a primer on the Middle Eastern context and goes on to address ethical decision-making and different approaches to business ethics. Building on this theoretical base, the text…

    Paperback – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge

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

    Becoming a Genuine Muslim

    Kierkegaard and Muhammad Iqbal

    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 – 2018-06-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Islamic Philosophy

  • Islam: A Contemporary Philosophical Investigation book cover

    Islam

    A Contemporary Philosophical Investigation

    By Imran Aijaz

    This book guides readers through an investigation of the rationality of Islamic belief and commitment. Specific issues treated in-depth include the relationship between faith and reason, arguments for and against Islamic belief, and the rationality of Islamic belief in the context of contemporary…

    Paperback – 2018-04-10 
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    Investigating Philosophy of Religion

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

    Avicenna's Al-Shifa

    Oriental Philosophy

    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 – 2018-03-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Islamic Philosophy

  • The Routledge Companion to Islamic Philosophy book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Islamic Philosophy

    Edited by Richard C. Taylor, Luis Xavier López-Farjeat

    This valuable reference work synthesizes and elucidates traditional themes and issues in Islamic philosophy as well as prominent topics emerging from the last twenty years of scholarship. Written for a wide readership of students and scholars, The Routledge Companion to Islamic Philosophy is unique…

    Paperback – 2018-01-12
    Routledge
    Routledge Philosophy Companions

  • Hamas and Ideology: Sheikh Yūsuf al-Qaraḍāwī on the Jews, Zionism and Israel book cover

    Hamas and Ideology

    Sheikh Yūsuf al-Qaraḍāwī on the Jews, Zionism and Israel

    By Shaul Bartal, Nesya Rubinstein-Shemer

    Sheikh Yusūf al- Qaraḍāwī is regarded as the most influential contemporary Muslim religious figure. His best-selling book, Al-Ḥalal wal-Ḥaram fi al-Islam ("The Forbidden and the Permitted in Islam") is perhaps one of the most widely read Islamic works, after the Qur’ān. The subject of jihad in…

    Hardback – 2017-12-04
    Routledge
    Israeli History, Politics and Society

  • Intellectual dynamics in the Middle East and North Africa book cover

    Intellectual dynamics in the Middle East and North Africa

    Edited by Ewan Stein

    More than three years after the beginning of the wave of Arab uprisings, an understanding of the role of intellectuals in political change across the region has never been more important. This timely volume on Intellectuals in the Modern Middle East combines geographical and chronological breadth…

    Paperback – 2017-07-28
    Routledge

  • Abū’l-Barakāt al-Baghdādī’s Metaphysical Philosophy: The Kitāb al-Mu‘tabar book cover

    Abū’l-Barakāt al-Baghdādī’s Metaphysical Philosophy

    The Kitāb al-Mu‘tabar

    By Moshe M Pavlov

    Abū’l-Barakāt is a renowned philosopher of the Arabic-Jewish milieu who composed in his magnum opus the Kitāb al-Mu‘tabar, a comprehensive metaphysics which challenged the accepted notions of the traditional metaphysical philosophy. ‘Abū’l-Barakāt al-Baghdādī’s Metaphysical Philosophy’ examines…

    Hardback – 2017-04-19
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Scientific and Political Freedom in Islam: A Critical Reading of the Modernist-Apologetic School book cover

    Scientific and Political Freedom in Islam

    A Critical Reading of the Modernist-Apologetic School

    By Uriya Shavit

    The modernist-apologetic approach to the relation between revelation and science and politics has been a central part of Arab discourses on the future of Muslim societies for over a century. This approach introduced historical and theological narratives and interpretative mechanisms that…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28
    Routledge

  • Free Will and Predestination in Islamic Thought: Theoretical Compromises in the Works of Avicenna, al-Ghazali and Ibn 'Arabi book cover

    Free Will and Predestination in Islamic Thought

    Theoretical Compromises in the Works of Avicenna, al-Ghazali and Ibn 'Arabi

    By Maria De Cillis

    The subject of "human free-will" versus "divine predestination" is one of the most contentious topics in classical Islamic thought. By focusing on a theme of central importance to any philosophy of religion, and to Islam in particular, this book offers a critical study of the intellectual…

    Paperback – 2017-01-27
    Routledge
    Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

  • Abū’l-Barakāt al-Baghdādī’s Scientific Philosophy: The Kitāb al-Mu‘tabar book cover

    Abū’l-Barakāt al-Baghdādī’s Scientific Philosophy

    The Kitāb al-Mu‘tabar

    By Moshe M. Pavlov

    Abū’l-Barakāt is often considered one of the most comprehensive philosophers of the Arabic-Jewish milieu in the medieval age. His extensive and unique philosophical theories, especially his theories in the particular sciences, were seen as a major challenge for the traditional conceptions of the…

    Hardback – 2016-09-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Jewish Studies Series

  • Religious Pluralism in Christian and Islamic Philosophy: The Thought of John Hick and Seyyed Hossein Nasr book cover

    Religious Pluralism in Christian and Islamic Philosophy

    The Thought of John Hick and Seyyed Hossein Nasr

    By Adnan Aslan

    The philosophy of religion and theology are related to the culture in which they have developed. These disciplines provide a source of values and vision to the cultures of which they are part, while at the same time they are delimited and defined by their cultures.This book compares the ideas of…

    Paperback – 2016-08-26
    Routledge

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