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The biographical encyclopedia of Islamic philosophy

Author: Oliver Leaman
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury Academic, 2015. ©2006
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Philosophy flourished in the Islamic world for many centuries, and continues to be a significant feature of cultural life today. Now available in paperback, <i>The Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy</i> covers all the major and many minor philosophers, theologians, and mystics who contributed to its development. With entries on over 300 thinkers and key concepts in Islamic philosophy, this  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Encyclopedias
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Oliver Leaman
ISBN: 9781472569455 1472569458
OCLC Number: 908145816
Description: 1 online resource (xlvii, 512 pages)
Contents: Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface to the Paperback Edition; Introduction; Islamic History Timeline; How to Use the Encyclopedia; General Bibliography; List of Contributors; List of Biographical Entries and Authors; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; P; Q; R; S; T; U; W; Y; Z; Glossary; Index.
Responsibility: edited by Oliver Leaman.

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Philosophy flourished in the Islamic world for many centuries, and continues to be a significant feature of cultural life today. Now available in paperback, <i>The Biographical Encyclopedia of Islamic Philosophy</i> covers all the major and many minor philosophers, theologians, and mystics who contributed to its development. With entries on over 300 thinkers and key concepts in Islamic philosophy, this updated landmark work also includes a timeline, glossary and detailed bibliography. It goes beyond philosophy to reference all kinds of theoretical inquiry which were often linked with philoso.

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