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Islamic Philosophy from Its Origin to the Present
Language: en
Pages: 390
Authors: Seyyed Hossein Nasr
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-05-11 - Publisher: SUNY Press

A comprehensive overview of the Islamic philosophical tradition. AIslamic Philosophy from Its Origin to the Present offers a comprehensive overview of Islamic philosophy from the ninth century to the present day. As Seyyed Hossein Nasr attests, within this tradition, philosophizing is done in a world in which prophecy is the
Philosophy in the Present
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Alain Badiou, Slavoj Žižek
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-12-14 - Publisher: Polity

Two controversial thinkers discuss a timeless but nonetheless urgent question: should philosophy interfere in the world? Nothing less than philosophy is at stake because, according to Badiou, philosophy is nothing but interference and commitment and will not be restrained by academic discipline. Philosophy is strange and new, and yet speaks
The Present Situation in the Philosophy of Science
Language: en
Pages: 325
Authors: Friedrich Stadler
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05-19 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This volume is a serious attempt to open up the subject of European philosophy of science to real thought, and provide the structural basis for the interdisciplinary development of its specialist fields, but also to provoke reflection on the idea of ‘European philosophy of science’. This efforts should foster a
American Philosophy
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Erin McKenna, Scott L. Pratt
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-02-26 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

American Philosophy offers the first historically framed introduction to the tradition of American philosophy and its contemporary engagement with the world. Born out of the social and political turmoil of the Civil War, American philosophy was a means of dealing with conflict and change. In the turbulence of the 21st
Islamic Philosophy from Its Origin to the Present
Language: en
Pages: 390
Authors: Seyyed Hossein Nasr
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-05-11 - Publisher: SUNY Press

A comprehensive overview of the Islamic philosophical tradition.