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Published: 01 October 2016

280 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780199577491

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Philosophy in the Islamic World

A history of philosophy without any gaps, Volume 3

Peter Adamson

A History of Philosophy

  • The first comprehensive introduction to philosophy in the Islamic world
  • Guides the reader through more than a thousand years of philosophy
  • Short, lively conversational chapters with vivid and humorous examples
  • Explores the interplay of Muslim, Jewish, and Christian ideas and their sources in the ancient world
  • No prior knowledge of philosophy, of Islam, or of history of the Islamic world required
  • No gaps! Tells the whole story, not just the most famous bits
  • A self-standing volume--may be read independently of others in the series