Download Mulla Sadra's Transcendent Philosophy (Ashgate World by Muhammad Kamal PDF

By Muhammad Kamal

Sadradin Shirazi (1571–1640), recognized additionally as Mulla Sadra, referred to the primacy of Being and promoted a brand new ontology, founding a brand new epistemology. Mulla Sadra's ontology is a vital philosophical flip and contribution to the knowledge of the advance of Muslim philosophy and thought.

This finished examine of Mulla Sadra's philosophical inspiration explores his departure from culture; his flip to the doctrine of the primacy of Being; the dynamic features of Being and the idea that of considerable switch; comparisons with Heidegger's basic ontology; and the impact of Mulla Sadra's ontology on next Muslim philosophy. Of specific price to scholars of philosophy, Islamic and heart japanese experiences, philosophy of faith, and normal readers who search to appreciate Muslim philosophy, this booklet explores the importance of the doctrine of Mulla Sadra and its effect on next debates within the Muslim world.

Show description

Read Online or Download Mulla Sadra's Transcendent Philosophy (Ashgate World Philosophies Series) PDF

Best religious & spiritual eastern philosophy books

Masters of Meditation and Miracles: Lives of the Great Buddhist Masters of India and Tibet (Buddhayana Series)

Masters of Meditation and Miracles provides colourful biographies of thirty-five learned lecturers whose lives have been filled with peace, enlightenment, and impressive miracles. They flourished in Tibet, the Roof of the area, in its golden days. those academics belong to the Longchen Nyingthig lineage of the Nyingma university of Tibetan Buddhism, a cycle of mystical teachings published via the good pupil and adept Jigme Lingpa.

Japanese Philosophy: A Sourcebook (Nanzan Library of Asian Religion and Culture)

With eastern Philosophy: A Sourcebook, readers of English can now entry in one quantity the richness and variety of eastern philosophy because it has constructed all through background. major students within the box have translated decisions from the writings of greater than 100 philosophical thinkers from all eras and faculties of inspiration, a lot of them to be had in English for the 1st time.

Deciphering Sun Tzu: How to Read The Art of War

Because the People's Republic's likely inexorable upward thrust to financial and army energy maintains, by no means has the necessity for a greater clutch of chinese language strategic proposal via the West been extra acute. In decoding sunlight Tzu, Derek Yuen seeks to reclaim for the reader the hidden contours and misplaced chinese language and Taoist contexts of sunlight Tzu's well known treatise The paintings of warfare, a literary vintage and arguably the most influential books ever written.

Families of Virtue: Confucian and Western Views on Childhood Development

Households of advantage reads a variety of thinkers and scientists, from historical Greek and chinese language philosophers to modern feminist ethicists and attachment theorists, to articulate the serious position of the parent-child courting within the ethical improvement of babies and youngsters. Arguing that philosophy can help our greatest empirical findings to form potent coverage, this publication seeks to reinforce households, support increase happier teenagers, and effectively tackle present ethical difficulties.

Extra info for Mulla Sadra's Transcendent Philosophy (Ashgate World Philosophies Series)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.21 of 5 – based on 14 votes