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Philosophy, dogma, and the impact of Greek thought in Islam

Majid Fakhry

Philosophy, dogma, and the impact of Greek thought in Islam

by Majid Fakhry

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Published by Variorum in Altershot, Hampshire, Great Britain, Brookfield, Vt., USA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy, Islamic -- Greek influences,
  • Islam -- Doctrines -- History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementMajid Fakhry.
    SeriesVariorum collected studies series ;, CS466, Collected studies ;, CS466
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsB744.3 .F28 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (various pagings) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1086645M
    ISBN 100860784479
    LC Control Number94010594

    In different ways Greek philosophy may be regarded as the germ out of which Christian theology sprang, or as the great adverse force which it had to combat. It was the former, if we consider that in Neo-Platonism Greek philosophy was struggling with the ideas of the antagonism between the divine and the human, and at the same time of the. Modern Islam in its church-state dimension is being shaped by the heavy impact of Western thought and institutions, whose influence is commonly dated from the beginning of the nineteenth century, after the invasion of Egypt by Napoleon in Moslem religious leaders for long resisted this Westernization.

    Majid Fakhry is professor emeritus of philosophy at the American University of Beirut and adjunct professor at Georgetown University. He is the author of several books, including Averroes: His Life, Works, and Influence; Islamic Philosophy, Theology, and Mysticism; Ethical Theories in Islam; Al-Farabi, Founder of Islamic Neoplatonism; and Philosophy, Dogma, and the Impact of Greek Thought on. Influence; Islamic Philosophy, Theology, and Mysticism; Ethical Theories in Islam; Al-Farabi, Founder of Islamic Neoplatonism; and Philosophy, Dogma, and the Impact of Greek Thought on Islam, in addition to fifteen titles in Arabic. He has recently published a translation of the Qur'an entitled An Interpretation of the Qur'an: A Bilingual Edition.

    Flavius Justinus (Martyr), ca. , admired Plato's philosophy and used some Platonic terms, but not necessarily with Platonic meaning. Tatian, a pupil of Justin Martyr, did not share his teacher's admiration for Greek philosophy; he believed that if the Greeks possessed any truth, they must have received it . Discover Book Depository's huge selection of Fakhry Majid books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles.


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Read in conjunction with the author's two collections of studies in Arabic, published in /82 andand his "History of Islamic Philosophy", /83, these papers exhibit the authors findings and reflections on the interactions of philosophy and dogma in Islam. (source: Nielsen Book Data).

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[Majid Fakhry] al-Biruni and Greek philosophy - an essay on philosophical erudition; the Platonism of Miskawayh and its implications for his ethics; the ontological argument in the Arabic tradition - the case of al-Farabi; the devolution of the perfect state - Plato, Ibn Rushd.

Philosophy, dogma, and the impact of Greek thought in Islam by Majid Fakhry 1 dogma - first published in Not in Library. Dirāsāt fī al-fikr al-'ArabīAccessible book, History, Protected DAISY, Biography, Islamic ethics, Islamic philosophy, Knowledge.

Majid Fakhry is professor emeritus of philosophy at the American University of Beirut and adjunct professor at Georgetown University.

He is the author of several books, including Averroes: His Life, Works, and Influence; Islamic Philosophy, Theology, and Mysticism; Ethical Theories in Islam; Al-Farabi, Founder of Islamic Neoplatonism; and Philosophy, Dogma, and the Impact of Greek Thought on Cited by:   He is the author of several books, including Averroes: His Life, Works, and Influence; Islamic Philosophy, Theology, and Mysticism; Ethical Theories in Islam; Al-Farabi, Founder of Islamic Neoplatonism; and Philosophy, Dogma, and the Impact of Greek Thought on Islam, in.

Greek philosophy: impact on Islamic philosophy. During the Hellenistic period ( bc), classical Greek philosophy underwent a radical being an essentially Greek product, it developed into a cosmopolitan and eclectic cultural movement in which Greek, Egyptian, Phoenician and other Near Eastern religious and ethical elements coalesced.

In this way Islamic philosophy suffers the same fate as European medieval philosophy. Furthermore, the role that Arabic philosophy played in preserving and transmitting Greek thought between A.D. and has become much less significant for Western scholarship since the recovery of.

Majid Fakhry is professor emeritus of philosophy at the American University of Beirut and adjunct professor at Georgetown University. He is the author of several books, including Averroes: His Life, Works, and Influence; Islamic Philosophy, Theology, and Mysticism; Ethical Theories in Islam; Al-Farabi, Founder of Islamic Neoplatonism; and Philosophy, Dogma, and the Impact of Greek Thought on 3/5(2).

Philosophy, Dogma, and the Impact of Greek Thought in Islam. Majid Fakhry - - Variorum. Globalization, Ethics, and Islam: The Case of Bediuzzaman Said : Majid F. Fakhry. Dogma is an official system of principles or doctrines of a religion, such as Roman Catholicism, or the positions of a philosopher or of a philosophical school such as Stoicism.

In the pejorative sense, dogma refers to enforced decisions, such as those of aggressive political interests or authorities. More generally, it is applied to some strong belief whose adherents are not willing to. Majid Fakhry is professor emeritus of philosophy at the American University of Beirut and adjunct professor at Georgetown University.

He is the author of several books, including Averroes: His Life, Works, and Influence; Islamic Philosophy, Theology, and Mysticism; Ethical Theories in Islam; Al-Farabi, Founder of Islamic Neoplatonism; and Philosophy, Dogma, and the Impact of Greek Thought Brand: Majid Fakhry.

The Impact of Philosophy on Islam. As a consequence of this ability to respond to human thought and reason and the impact of new cultures – Islam blossomed and the Shariah remained fluid and open rather than a stagnated rigid structure which allowed no flexibility and thought.

philosophy” The methods and content of Greek philosophy. Greek philosophy: impact on Islamic philosophy During the Hellenistic period ( B.C.), classical Greek philosophy underwent a radical transformation. From being an essentially Greek product, it developed into a cosmopolitan and eclectic cultural movement in which Greek, Egyptian, Phoenician and other Near Eastern religious and ethical.

Buy A History of Islamic Philosophy third edition by Fakhry, Majid (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(6). Greek Texts are Translated into ArabicOverviewGreek was the language of philosophy, and therefore of science, in the Mediterranean world from the time of the Greek city states through the period of late antiquity.

In the seventh century a.d., however, a new world power emerged. The rise of the Islamic Empire brought Muslim culture to North Africa, Spain, Persia, and India. III. Sunni and Shii reactions to philosophy. The Sunni and shii reactions to philosophy were not the same.

The Sunni world rejected philosophy almost entirely after Averroes, except for logic and the continuing influence of philosophy on its methods of argumentation, as well as some cosmological beliefs that have remained in the formulations of theology and certain Sufi doctrines. Historically, philosophy falls into three large periods: classical (Greek and Roman) philosophy, which was concerned with the ultimate nature of reality and the problem of virtue in a political context; medieval philosophy, which in the West is virtually inseparable from early Christian thought; and, beginning with the Renaissance, modern.

Stroumsa, Sarah. Freethinkers of Medieval Islam: Ibn al-Rāwandī, Abu Bakr al-Rāzī and Their Impact on Islamic Thought. Leiden: E.J. Brill, Walbridge, John. The Leaven of the Ancients: Suhrawardī and the Heritage of the Greeks.

Albany, NY: State University of New York Press, Walbridge, John. The impact of Islam on Indian culture, thought, and religion was felt as early as the second/eighth century if not earlier. The writings of Muslim historians and travellers show that it was in South India, on the Malabar Coast, that the Muslims who were often preachers of their faith first settled as traders.

The doctrine of Islam is different and original in those aspects that concern the Prophet, the Book, dogma, liturgy, and tradition.

However, considered from the angle of theology and philosophy, Islam shares with Judaism and Christianity the heritage of Greek philosophy.Pre-Islamic Indian Thought by C.A Qadir, M.A, Professor of Philosophy, Government College, Lahore (Pakistan) Maurice Bloomfield says paradoxically in The Religion of the Rig‑Veda that “Indian religion begins before its arrival in India.” Maurice Bloomfield, The Religion of the Rig‑Veda, Putnam, N.Y.,p.

By this he means to imply that Indian religion is a continuation. English-Language Titles in Islamic Mysticism, Philosophy, and Theology Some Key English-Language Titles in Islamic Mysticism, Philosophy, and Theology.

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