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  1. Kevin Burns (2006). Eastern Philosophy: The Greatest Thinkers and Sages From Ancient to Modern Times. Enchanted Lion Books.
    A clear and engaging presentation of history's most influential Eastern thinkers Eastern Philosophy provides a detailed but accessible analysis of the work of nearly sixty thinkers from all of the major Eastern philosophical traditions, from the earliest times to the present day. Covering systems, schools, and individuals, Eastern Philosophy presents founder figures such as Zoroaster and Mohammed as well as modern thinkers such as Nishida Kitaro, perhaps the preeminent figure within modern Japanese philosophy. From Buddhism to Islam, Confucius to Gandhi, (...)
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  2. Jonathan E. Brockopp (ed.) (2003). Islamic Ethics of Life: Abortion, War, and Euthanasia. University of South Carolina Press.
    o ne -taking -Life ana Oavmg .Life The Islamic Context Jonathan E. Brockopp The great ethicists of the western world, Augustine, Aquinas, Kant, and others, ...
  3. W. Montgomery Watt (1995). Islamic Philosophy and Theology: An Extended Survey. Edinburgh University Press.
  4. Oliver Leaman (1985). An Introduction to Medieval Islamic Philosophy. Cambridge University Press.
    This book is an introduction to debates in philosophy within the medieval Islamic world. It discusses a number of themes which were controversial within the philosophical community of that period: the creation of the world out of nothing, immortality, resurrection, the nature of ethics, and the relationship between natural and religious law. The author provides an account of the arguments of Farabi, Avicenna, Ghazali, Averroes and Maimonides on these and related topics. His argument takes into account the significance of the (...)
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  5. Ingmar Wienen (1999). Impact of Religion on Business Ethics in Europe and the Muslim World: Islamic Versus Christian Tradition. P. Lang.
  6. Abdulkader Tayob (2009). Religion in Modern Islamic Discourse. Columbia University Press.
    Introduction: religion in modern Islam -- The essence of religion and Islam's essence -- The value of religion and Islam -- Religion, Islam and identity -- The meaning and symbol of the Islamic state -- Religion between sharīʻa and law -- Reading Islamic feminism: modernism and beyond.
  7. Dale Jamieson (ed.) (1999). Singer and His Critics. Blackwell Publishers.
    This is the first book devoted to the work of Peter Singer, one of the leaders of the practical ethics movement, and one of the most influential philosophers of ...
  8. Sheikh Jameil Ali (2010). Islamic Thought and Movement in the Subcontinent: A Study of Sayyid Abu A'la Mawdudi and Sayyid Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi. D.K. Printworld.
  9. Muhammad Ali Khalidi (ed.) (2005). Medieval Islamic Philosophical Writings. Cambridge University Press.
    Philosophy in the Islamic world emerged in the ninth century and continued to flourish into the fourteenth century. It was strongly influenced by Greek thought, but Islamic philosophers also developed an original philosophical culture of their own, which had a considerable impact on the subsequent course of Western philosophy. This volume offers new translations of philosophical writings by Farabi, Ibn Sina (Avicenna), Ghazali, Ibn Tufayl, and Ibn Rushd (Averroes). All of the texts presented here were very influential and invite comparison (...)
  10. De Lacy O'Leary (1939/2003). Arabic Thought and its Place in History. Dover Publications.
    Fascinating and well-documented in its details of cultural migration and evolution, this book offers a well-balanced perspective on the mutual influence of Arabic and Western worlds during the Middle Ages. It traces the transmission of Greek philosophy and science to the Islamic world, forming a portrait of medieval Muslim thought that illustrates its commonalities with Judaic and Christian teachings as well as its points of divergence. He shows how a particular type of Hellenistic culture made its way through the Syrian (...)
  11. Lacy O'Leardey (1939/2003). Arabic Thought and its Place in History. Dover Publications.
    Fascinating and well-documented in its details of cultural migration and evolution, this book offers a well-balanced perspective on the mutual influence of Arabic and Western worlds during the Middle Ages. It traces the transmission of Greek philosophy and science to the Islamic world, forming a portrait of medieval Muslim thought that illustrates its commonalities with Judaic and Christian teachings as well as its points of divergence. He shows how a particular type of Hellenistic culture made its way through the Syrian (...)
  12. Lenn Evan Goodman (1999). Jewish and Islamic Philosophy: Crosspollinations in the Classic Age. Rutgers University Press.
    Examines core issues common to Jewish and Islamic philosophy, such as freedom and determinism, the basis of ethical values, and the relationship between faith ...
  13. James Page (2008). Peace Education: Exploring Ethical and Philosophical Foundations. Information Age Publishing.
    Peace education is now well recognized within international legal instruments and within critical educational literature as an important aspect of education. Despite this, little attention has been given in the critical literature to the philosophical foundations for peace education and the rationale for peace education thus remains substantially an assumed one. This investigation explores some possible ethico-philosophical foundations for peace education, through an examination of five specific ethical traditions: 1) virtue ethics, whereby peace may be interpreted as a virtue, and/or (...)
  14. Tony Abboud (2006). Al-Kindi: The Father of Arab Philosophy. Rosen Pub. Group.
    A pioneeting Arab thinker -- Early life -- The house of wisdom -- Religion, philosophy, and intellect -- On the subjects of intellect and sorrow -- The scientist -- Musician, calligrapher, and code breaker -- Legacy.
  15. Kindī (1974). Al-Kindī's Metaphysics: A Translation of Yaʿqub Ibn Isḥāq Al-Kindī's Treatise "On First Philosophy" (Fī Al-Falsafah Al-Ūlā. SUNY Press.
    CHAPTER ONE Al-Kindl and Kind! Studies: A Resume THE NAME OF Abu Yusuf Yacqub ibn Ishaq al-Kindi, "the philosopher of the Arabs", is well known to students ...
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  16. C. A. Qadir (1988/1990). Philosophy and Science in the Islamic World. Routledge.
  17. Oliver Leaman (1999). A Brief Introduction to Islamic Philosophy. Blackwell Pub..
    The main markets for this book are in the areas of philosophy, Islamic studies, Middle Eastern studies, cultural studies, religious studies and theology.
  18. Georges Bohas (1990). The Arabic Linguistic Tradition. Routledge.
    GENERAL INTRODUCTION THE GROWTH OF THE ARABIC LINGUISTIC TRADITION: A HISTORICAL SURVEY Early grammatical thinking to the end of the second/eighth century ...
  19. Fārābī (2001). Alfarabi, the Political Writings: Selected Aphorisms and Other Texts. Cornell University Press.
    Selected aphorisms -- Enumeration of the sciences, chapter 5 -- Book of religion -- The harmonization of the two opinions of the two sages: Plato the Divine and Aristotle.
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  20. Fazlur Rahman (1987). Health and Medicine in the Islamic Tradition: Change and Identity. Crossroad.
  21. Yaḥyá Ibn ʻAdī (2002). The Reformation of Morals: A Parallel Arabic-English Text. Brigham Young University Press.
    Under the title The Reformation of Morals , the tenth-century Syrian Orthodox scholar Yahya ibn 'Adi offered encouragement to the effort to promote moral perfection, especially among kings and other members of the social elite: his tract, on the social virtues and vices, gives extensive advice about the cultivation of the former and the extirpation of the latter. Where there are many echoes of Hellenistic moral philosophy in his presentation, the topical profile of the work and the language the author (...)
  22. Isobel Jeffery-Street (2010). Ibn Arabi and the Contemporary West: Beshara and the Ibn Arabi Society. Equinox Pub. Ltd..
  23. Anson Laytner, Daniel Ethan Bridge & Matthew Kaufmann (eds.) (2005). The Animals' Lawsuit Against Humanity: A Modern Adaptation of an Ancient Animal Rights Tale. Fons Vitae.
    In this interfaith and multicultural fable, eloquent representatives of all members of the animal kingdom—from horses to bees—come before the respected Spirit King to complain of the dreadful treatment they have suffered at the hands of humankind. During the ensuing trial, where both humans and animals testify before the King, both sides argue their points ingeniously, deftly illustrating the validity of both sides of the ecology debate. The ancient antecedents of this tale are thought to have originated in India, with (...)
  24. Rafik Issa Beekun (1999). Leadership: An Islamic Perspective. Amana.
  25. Yaḥyá ibn Ḥabash Suhrawardī (1998/2006). Suhrawardi: The Shape of Light: Hayakal Al-Nur. Fons Vitae.
    This treatise on the nature and levels of the human soul considers the limitations of human senses and our true or theomorphic essence; the various realms or Centers, including Absolute Mind as well as Ordinary Mind and Divine Mind; the nature of firmaments; and the meaning of pleasure and pain.
  26. Stephen Hirtenstein (1999). The Unlimited Mercifier: The Spiritual Life and Thought of Ibn ʻarabi. White Cloud Press.
  27. Muhammad Iqbal (2004). The Development of Metaphysics in Persia: A Contribution to the History of Muslim Philosophy. Sang-E-Meel Publications.
    1908. This work marks the first and only historical account of Persia's philosophical thought and the credit of its conception goes to Iqbal.
  28. Peter Coates (2002). Ibn 'Arabi and Modern Thought: The History of Taking Metaphysics Seriously. Anqa.
    These penetrating metaphysical and spiritual teachings cross the divides of culture and time, providing unexpectedly modern insight.
  29. William C. Chittick (ed.) (2007). The Inner Journey: Views From the Islamic Tradition. Morning Light Press.
    Originally published in France in 1969 and in America in 1972 and again in 1995, To Live Within is a thoughtful, beautifully written record of Lizelle Reymond’s five years spent in a hermitage in Northern India. Reymond studied with guide and mentor Shri Anirvan, a master of the ancient Samkhya tradition. As presented to Reymond, Samkhya is a source teaching previously unknown in the West and universally relevant regardless of one’s tradition or cultural background. Anirvan’s teachings of this discipline centered (...)
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  30. Oliver Leaman (2009). Islamic Philosophy: An Introduction. Polity.
    The new edition of Islamic Philosophy will continue to be essential reading for students and scholars of the subject, as well as anyone wanting to learn more ...
  31. Peter S. Groff (2007). Islamic Philosophy a-Z. Edinburgh University Press.
    Topical entries cover various issues and key positions in all the major areas of philosophy, making clear why the central problems of Islamic philosophy have ...
  32. T. J. de Boer (1903/1983). The History of Philosophy in Islam. Cosmo.
    INTRODUCTION. 1. THE THEATRE. 1. In olden time the Arabian desert was, as it is at this da)7, the roaming-ground of independent Bedouin tribes. ...
  33. Ibn Khaldūn (1969/2005). The Muqaddimah: An Introduction to History. Princeton University Press.
    The Muqaddimah , often translated as "Introduction" or "Prolegomenon," is the most important Islamic history of the premodern world. Written by the great fourteenth-century Arab scholar Ibn Khaldûn (d. 1406), this monumental work laid down the foundations of several fields of knowledge, including philosophy of history, sociology, ethnography, and economics. The first complete English translation, by the eminent Islamicist and interpreter of Arabic literature Franz Rosenthal, was published in three volumes in 1958 as part of the Bollingen Series and received (...)
  34. William C. Chittick (2007). Science of the Cosmos, Science of the Soul: The Pertinence of Islamic Cosmology in the Modern World. Oneworld.
    A vanishing heritage -- Intellectual knowledge -- The rehabilitation of thought -- Beyond ideology -- The unseen men -- The anthropocosmic vision -- The search for meaning.
  35. Rafik Issa Beekun (1997). Islamic Business Ethics. International Institute of Islamic Thought.
  36. Zaid Shakir (2008). Treatise for the Seekers of Guidance. Nid Publishers.
    The translation, notes, and commentary of Imam al-Harith al-Muhasibi's "Risala al-Mustarshidin (Treatise for the Seekers of Guidance)" serves as a layman's ...
  37. Sayyid Quṭb (2006). Basic Principles of the Islamic Worldview. Islamic Publications International.
  38. Nicholas Rescher (1967). Studies in Arabic Philosophy. [Pittsburgh]University of Pittsburgh Press.
    The ten essays in this book present the thoughts of major Arabic philosophers in history, while speaking to their basis in Greek philosophy and the influence of ...