An Introduction to Classical Islamic Philosophy by Oliver Leaman

By Oliver Leaman

Islamic philosophy is a different and interesting kind of proposal, and specific curiosity lies in its classical (Greek-influenced) interval, while the various rules of Greek philosophy have been used to discover the problems and theoretical difficulties which come up in attempting to comprehend the Qur'an and Islamic perform. during this revised and improved 2001 variation of his vintage introductory paintings, Oliver Leaman examines the targeted good points of Classical Islamic philosophy and gives distinctive debts of significant person thinkers. not like many prior reviews that experience taken care of this topic as basically of old curiosity, he bargains research of the major arguments inside of Islamic philosophy in order that the reader can interact with them and examine their strengths and weaknesses. His e-book will curiosity a variety of readers in philosophy, spiritual reports and Islamic studies.

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