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by John Walbridge

Free eBook The Leaven of the Ancients: Suhrawardi and the Heritage of the Greeks (SUNY series in Islam) download ISBN: 0791443604
Author: John Walbridge
Publisher: SUNY Press (November 4, 1999)
Language: English
Pages: 305
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Islam as a religion and a political force, competing with Christianity and the Byzantine Empire, was instrumental in spreading the heritage of Greek medicine. For development and distribution, non-Islamic science and knowledge were.

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Walbridge is an expert on Islamic philosophy and Islamic intellectual history with an emphasis on the cultural role .

Walbridge is an expert on Islamic philosophy and Islamic intellectual history with an emphasis on the cultural role of philosophy and science.

SUNY series in Islam. Chapter 4 Suhrawardi on the History of the Ancient Philosophy. No part of this book may be stored in a retrieval system or transmitted in any form or by any means including electronic, electrostatic, magnetic tape, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise without the prior permission in writing of the publisher. For information, address State University of New York Press, State University Plaza, Albany, .

In the Leaven of the Ancients, John Walbridge studies the appropriation of non–Peripatetic philosophical ideas by an anti–Aristotelian Islamic philosopher, Shihab al-Din al-Suhrawardi (d. 1191).

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Categories: Other Social Sciences\Philosophy. Pages: 182. ISBN 10: 0-7914-5051-1. Series: SUNY series in Islam.

He has published several books including The Science of Mystic Lights: Qutb al-Din Shirazi and the Illuminationist Tradition in Islamic Philosophy.

The twelfth-century Persian philosopher Suhrawardi was the key figure in the transition of Islamic philosophy from the neo-Aristotelianism of Avicenna to the mystically oriented Islamic philosophy of later centuries. Saved in: Bibliographic Details.

Provides an account of Islamic philosopher Suhrawardi's revival of Neoplatonism.