Journal of World Philosophies 3 (1):169-173 (2018)

Abstract
The Shi’ah Institute in London arranged the publication of an English translation of one of the most popular Iranian textbooks of the Avicennan tradition of metaphysics in Islam. First printed in Persian in 1956, Mahdī Ḥaʾirī Yazdī’s _Universal Science_ gives an un-contextualized presentation of the most important discussions that happened within Avicennan metaphysics since its inception in the 11th century.
Keywords Arabic and Islamic philosophy  Avicennan philosophy  essence and existence  illuminative philosophy  metaphysics  priority of essence or of existence
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