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Published: 24 September 2015

160 Pages | a number of black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199683673

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Philosophy in the Islamic World: A Very Short Introduction

Peter Adamson

Very Short Introductions

  • Integrates figures from Christian, Jewish, and Islamic philosophy to demonstrate the interrelations between Abrahamic religions and the Islamic world
  • Places Islamic Philosophy in its cultural context, considering the impact of contemporary law, science, and theology
  • Considers the history of Islamic Philosophy in its entirety, as well as its enduring relevance to contemporary concerns
  • Draws on the most recent research in the field of Islamic Philosophy
  • Part of the bestselling Very Short Introductions series - over seven million sold worldwide