By S Hejazi

This ebook explores the problem of information by means of presence as an epistemological challenge in philosophy. Al-`Ilm al-Huduri (knowledge through presence) merits as an epistemological bridge among philosophy and mysticism. This publication is a comparative examine of the epistemology of Suhrawardî and Mullâ Sadrâ Shîrâzî, Muslim thinkers of the 6th/12th and 11th/17th century. It specializes in major matters: Illuminative conception of information and, within the framework of this thought, Mullâ Sadrâ's doctrine of information by means of presence (al-'ilm al-hudûrî) studied within the context of his philosophical procedure (al-hikmah al-muta'âlîyah). Mullâ Sadrâ's multidimensional technique can be mentioned during this ebook. the purpose of this learn is to discover the Mullâ Sadrâ's idea of information by way of presence, al-'ilm al-hudûrî, and view it as an epistemological bridge among philosophy and mysticism in the context of Mullâ Sadrâ's philosophical procedure (al-hikmah al-muta'âlîyah). as a result, Mullâ Sadrâ's doctrine of information through presence is the nook stone of his epistemological approach. within the mild of this doctrine, he offers a brand new definition of data, an leading edge interpretation of its department into al-'ilm al-hudûrî and al-'ilm al-husûlî, and, ultimately, a scientific chain of varied forms of wisdom via presence (e.g., self-knowledge, God's wisdom of His Essence and God's wisdom of things). those 3 facets of his doctrine were surveyed and, in evaluating them with Suhrawardî's idea, evaluated during this book.

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