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  1. God and Humans in Islamic Thought: Abd Al-Jabbar, Ibn Sina and Al-Ghazali.Maha Elkaisy-Friemuth - 2006 - Routledge.
    The explanation of the relationship between God and humans, as portrayed in Islam, is often influenced by the images of God and of human beings which theologians, philosophers and mystics have in mind. The early period of Islam disclose a diversity of interpretations of this relationship. Thinkers from the tenth and eleventh century had the privilege of disclosing different facets of the relationship between humans and the divine. God and Humans in Islamic Thought discusses the view of three different scholars (...)
  2. Islamic Ethics of Life: Abortion, War, and Euthanasia.Jonathan E. Brockopp (ed.) - 2003 - 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, ...
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  3. The Inner Journey: Views From the Islamic Tradition.William C. Chittick (ed.) - 2007 - 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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  4. Philosophy in the Middle Ages: The Christian, Islamic, and Jewish Traditions.Arthur Hyman & James J. Walsh (eds.) - 1967 - Hackett Pub. Co..
    Introduction The editors of this volume hope that it will prove useful for the study of philosophy in the Middle Ages by virtue of the comprehensiveness of ...
  5. Tree Leaf Talk: A Heideggerian Anthropology.James F. Weiner - 2001 - Berg.
    This is the first book to explore the relationship between Martin Heidegger's work and modern anthropology. Heidegger attracts much scholarly interest among social scientists, but few have explored his ideas in relation to current anthropological debates. The discipline's modernist foundations, the nature of cultural constructionism and of art ñ even what an anthropology of art must include ñ are all informed and illuminated by Heidegger's work. The author argues that many contemporary anthropologists, in their concern to return subjectivity and 'voice' (...)
  6. A Brief Introduction to Islamic Philosophy.Oliver Leaman - 1999 - Blackwell.
    The main markets for this book are in the areas of philosophy, Islamic studies, Middle Eastern studies, cultural studies, religious studies and theology.
  7. Islamic Biomedical Ethics: Principles and Application.Abdulaziz Abdulhussein Sachedina - 2009 - Oxford University Press.
    In search of principles of health care in Islam -- Health and suffering -- Beginning of life -- Terminating early life -- Death and dying -- Organ donation and cosmetic enhancement -- Recent developments -- Epilogue.
  8. Philosophy East/Philosophy West: A Critical Comparison of Indian, Chinese, Islamic, and European Philosophy.Ben-Ami Scharfstein (ed.) - 1978 - Oxford University Press.
  9. An Introduction to Islamic Philosophy.Massimo Campanini - 2008 - Edinburgh University.
  10. An Introduction to Classical Islamic Philosophy.Oliver Leaman - 2001 - Cambridge University Press.
    Islamic philosophy is a unique and fascinating form of thought, and particular interest lies in its classical (Greek-influenced) period, when many of the ideas of Greek philosophy were used to explore the issues and theoretical problems which arise in trying to understand the Qur'an and Islamic practice. In this revised and expanded edition of his classic introductory work, Oliver Leaman examines the distinctive features of Classical Islamic philosophy and offers detailed accounts of major individual thinkers. In contrast to many previous (...)
  11. Muslim Neoplatonists: An Introduction to the Thought of the Brethren of Purity, Ikhwān Al-Ṣafāʼ.Ian Richard Netton - 1982 - G. Allen & Unwin.
  12. Albert the Great: A Selectively Annotated Bibliography (1900-2000).Irven Michael Resnick - 2004 - Arizona Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies.
  13. Language, Logic, and Causation: Philosophical Writings of Douglas Gasking.D. A. T. Gasking - 1996 - Melbourne University Press.
  14. Islamic Thought and Movement in the Subcontinent: A Study of Sayyid Abu A'la Mawdudi and Sayyid Abul Hasan Ali Nadwi.Sheikh Jameil Ali - 2010 - D.K. Printworld.
  15. Islamic Philosophy and Theology: An Extended Survey.W. Montgomery Watt - 1995 - Edinburgh University Press.
  16. Religion in Modern Islamic Discourse.Abdulkader Tayob - 2009 - 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.
  17. Leadership: An Islamic Perspective.Rafik Issa Beekun - 1999 - Amana.
  18. The Sophismata of Richard Kilvington: Introduction, Translation, and Commentary.Richard Kilvington - 1990 - Cambridge University Press.
    Richard Kilvington was an obscure fourteenth-century philosopher whose Sophismata deal with a series of logic-linguistic conundrums of a sort which featured extensively in philosophical discussions of this period. This is the first ever translation or edition of his work. As well as an introduction to Kilvington's work, the editors provide a detailed commentary. This edition will prove of considerable interest to historians of medieval philosophy who will realise from the evidence presented here that Kilvington deserves to be studied just as (...)
  19. Eastern Philosophy: The Greatest Thinkers and Sages From Ancient to Modern Times.Kevin Burns - 2006 - 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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  20. Arabic Thought and its Place in History.Lacy O'Leardey - 1939 - 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 (...)
  21. Singer and His Critics.Dale Jamieson (ed.) - 1999 - Wiley-Blackwell.
    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 the twentieth century.
  22. Jewish and Islamic Philosophy: Crosspollinations in the Classic Age.Lenn Evan Goodman - 1999 - 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 ...
  23. Reason and Tradition in Islamic Ethics.George Fadlo Hourani - 1985 - Cambridge University Press.
    This volume collects the published essays of the late Professor Hourani on Islamic ethics in the earlier classical and formative periods of Islamic civilisation. Ethics was from the start at the core of Islam, and the construction of philosophical theories to support normative ethics made those centuries among the most profound and intensely active in the history of ethical thought. The book opens with two general and contextual pieces and thereafter it is organised by schools of thought in a broadly (...)
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  24. Philosophy and Science in the Islamic World.C. A. Qadir - 1988 - Routledge.
  25. Nowhere Else.Yves Bertrand - 2004 - Madison, Wisconsin: Atwood Publishing.
  26. An Introduction to Islamic Cosmological Doctrines.Seyyed Hossein Nasr - 1964 - Cambridge: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press.
    In such civilizations the cosmological sciences integrate the diverse phenomena of Nature into conceptual schemes all of which reflect the revealed ...
  27. Al-Kindi: The Father of Arab Philosophy.Tony Abboud - 2006 - 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.
  28. The Unlimited Mercifier: The Spiritual Life and Thought of Ibn ʻarabi.Stephen Hirtenstein - 1999 - White Cloud Press.
  29. Ibn Arabi and the Contemporary West: Beshara and the Ibn Arabi Society.Isobel Jeffery-Street - 2010 - Equinox.
  30. The Development of Metaphysics in Persia: A Contribution to the History of Muslim Philosophy.Iqbal Muhammad - 1908 - 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.
  31. Treatise for the Seekers of Guidance.Zaid Shakir - 2008 - 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 ...
  32. Ibn 'Arabi and Modern Thought: The History of Taking Metaphysics Seriously.Peter Coates - 2002 - Anqa.
    These penetrating metaphysical and spiritual teachings cross the divides of culture and time, providing unexpectedly modern insight.
  33. Arabic Thought and its Place in History.De Lacy O'Leary - 1922 - 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 (...)
  34. Health and Medicine in the Islamic Tradition: Change and Identity.Fazlur Rahman - 1987 - Crossroad.
  35. The Muqaddimah: An Introduction to History.Ibn Khaldūn - 1958 - 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 (...)
  36. Islamic Philosophy a-Z.Peter S. Groff - 2007 - 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 ...
  37. The Animals' Lawsuit Against Humanity: A Modern Adaptation of an Ancient Animal Rights Tale.Anson Laytner, Daniel Ethan Bridge & Matthew Kaufmann (eds.) - 2005 - 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 (...)
  38. The History of Philosophy in Islam.T. J. de Boer - 1903 - 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. ...
  39. Islamic Philosophy: An Introduction.Oliver Leaman - 2009 - 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 ...
  40. Basic Principles of the Islamic Worldview.Sayyid Quṭb - 2006 - Islamic Publications International.