The heart of Islamic philosophy : the quest for self-knowledge in the teachings of Afdal al-Din Kashani

An important medieval Islamic philosopher who is little known outside the Persian world, Afdal al-Din Kashani held the position that philosophy awakens people from forgetfulness and incites them to reach for the perfection of existence

Main Author: Chittick, William C.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2001, 2001
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:An important medieval Islamic philosopher who is little known outside the Persian world, Afdal al-Din Kashani held the position that philosophy awakens people from forgetfulness and incites them to reach for the perfection of existence
Physical Description:xiii, 360 p.
ISBN:9780199834075
0199834075