Islamic Philosophy: A Beginner's Guide by Majid FakhryIslamic Philosophy: A Beginner's Guide by Majid Fakhry

Islamic Philosophy: A Beginner's Guide

byMajid Fakhry

Paperback | March 11, 2009

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From the introduction of Greek Philosophy into the Muslim world in the eighth century, right through to modern times, Majid Fakhry charts the evolution and interaction of philosophy, theology, and mysticism in the Islamic context. Highlighting key individuals, movements, concepts and writings, Fakhry also explores the conflicts and controversies between anti- and pro-philosophical parties that have characterised the development of Islamic thought. Majid Fakhry is Emeritus Professor ofPhilosophy at the Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding, Georgetown University, Washington DC. From the introduction of Greek Philosophy into the Muslim world in the eighth century, right through to modern times, Majid Fakhry charts the evolution and interaction of philosophy, theology, and mysticism in the Islamic context. Highlighting key individuals, movements, concepts and writings, Fakhry also explores the conflicts and controversies between anti- and pro-philosophical parties that have characterised the development of Islamic thought. Majid Fakhry is Emeritus Professor ofPhilosophy at the Center for Muslim-Christian Understanding, Georgetown University, Washington DC.
Title:Islamic Philosophy: A Beginner's GuideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:216 pages, 7.57 × 6.39 × 0.61 inPublished:March 11, 2009Publisher:Oneworld PublicationsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1851686258

ISBN - 13:9781851686254

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