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By Seyyed Hossein Nasr

This quantity gathers jointly the varied essays by way of the Iranian metaphysician and ontologist, Seyyed Hossein Nasr, on Islamic philosophers and the problematic dating among Persian tradition and its philosophical colleges. introduced jointly right into a unmarried quantity for the 1st time, those essays span 4 a long time of Nasr's prolific and realized scholarship at the improvement of Islamic philosophy, in addition to the final historical past of Islam, and expound his trust that philosophy isn't basically a rational yet a sacred task.

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