Relational Syllogisms and the History of Arabic Logic, 900-1900

Khaled El-Rouayheb, Harvard University

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ISBN13: 
9789004183193
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9789004190993
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June 2010
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viii, 298 pp.
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0169-8729
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80

Cécile Bonmariage, UCLouvain, Sébastien Moureau, Warburg Institute, University of London

L’ouvrage présente la première édition critique, traduction annotée et étude du Kitāb dā’irat al-aḥruf al-abjadiyya attribué à Hermès, texte de magie pratique basée sur la science des lettres (‘ilm al-ḥurūf)....
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100
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004315846
Expected: 
October 2016
€104,00
$135.00

Racha el Omari, University of California Santa Barbara.

This is the first comprehensive monograph on the theology of Abū l-Qāsim al-Kaʿbī al-Balkhī (d. 319/931), a leading Muʿtazilī who flourished at the end of the Baghdādī school and at the beginning of the scholastic phase of Muʿtazilī history.  
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99
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004259690
E-ISBN: 
9789004259683
Publication date: 
April 2016
€99,00
$128.00

Edited by Frank Griffel, Yale University

The second volume of Islam and Rationality: The Impact of al-Ghazālī brings together twelve leading experts in the field of Ghazālī-studies who write about his thought and the influence he had on later Muslim thinkers.
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98
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004306950
E-ISBN: 
9789004307490
Publication date: 
October 2015
€135,00
$175.00

Mario Kozah, American University of Beirut

In The Birth of Indology as an Islamic Science Mario Kozah examines the pioneering contribution by Bīrūnī (d. ca. 1048) to the study of comparative religion in his major work on India.
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97
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290297
E-ISBN: 
9789004305540
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October 2015
€101,00
$140.00

Joep Lameer, Membre Associé, Laboratoire SPHERE. Université Paris Diderot — Paris 7

Naṣīr al-Dīn Ṭūsī’s (d. 672/1274) Nasirean Ethics is the single most important work on philosophical ethics in the history of Islam. A fine example of medieval Persian-to-Arabic translation technique, this first edition carefully reproduces Middle Arabic elements that can be found throughout the...
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96
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ISBN: 
9789004304505
E-ISBN: 
9789004307506
Publication date: 
October 2015
€136,00
$189.00

Ayman Shihadeh, SOAS, University of London

In Doubts on Avicenna, Ayman Shihadeh offers an extended study and critical edition of Sharaf al-Dīn al-Masʿūdī’s al-Mabāḥith wa-l-Shukūk, a key and hitherto unstudied source for twelfth-century Arabic philosophy. This text inaugurates the long commentarial tradition on Avicenna’s Ishārāt.
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Volume: 
95
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004302525
E-ISBN: 
9789004302532
Publication date: 
October 2015
€97,00
$126.00

Edited by Georges Tamer, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg

Islam and Rationality offers an account of Abū Ḥāmid al-Ghazālī as a rational theologian who created a symbiosis of philosophy and theology and infused rationality into Sufism, and how his work was received by later Muslim, Christian and Jewish scholars.
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94
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290945
E-ISBN: 
9789004290952
Publication date: 
June 2015
€145,00
$188.00

Oliver Kahl, University of Marburg

In this study of the Sanskrit, Syriac and Persian sources in Rhazes’ (d. 925 CE) famous Arabic encyclopedia titled al-Ḥāwī, Oliver Kahl offers for the first time a textual and historical documentation of an hitherto neglected ‘foreign’ cluster of material.
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93
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004290259
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9789004290242
Publication date: 
April 2015
€146,00
$203.00

Gerrit Bos, Universit of Cologne, and Y. Tzvi Langermann, Bar Ilan University

Galen most important books were mediated through "summaries" which not only shortened, but also revised Galenic teachings. This book presents the first editions, translations, and studies of the remaining summaries to On Critical Days.
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92
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282216
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9789004282223
Publication date: 
November 2014
€90,00
$125.00

Gabriella Berzin, IDC Herzliya

In The Medieval Hebrew Translation of Avicenna’s Kitāb al-Najāt presents an analysis and critical edition of the fourteenth-century Hebrew version of a major Arabic philosophical text, focusing on the psychology. It also includes an appendix featuring the section on metaphysics.
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Volume: 
91
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277489
E-ISBN: 
9789004281974
Publication date: 
November 2014
€90,00
$125.00

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