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[12 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]
Transcendent Philosophy Journal volume 13 – December 2012

Transcendent Philosophy Journal Volume 13, December 2012, has been published by the London Academy of Iranian Studies.
 

Transcendent Philosophy Journal is an academic peer-reviewed journal published by the London Academy of Iranian Studies (LAIS) and aims to create a dialogue between Eastern, Western and Islamic Philosophy and Mysticism is published in December.
To view past volumes of the Transcendent Philosophy Journal click here. 
 
To download an article from this volume click on the article title in the list below.
 
Articles
 
Answers to Some Questions Posed about Religion and the Environment
Seyyed Hossein Nasr [7-20]
 
Mulla Sadra’s Life and Philosophy
Seyed G Safavi [21-96]
 
The Heideggerian Triad …

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[4 Feb 2013 | No Comment | ]

Islamic Perspective Journal 
Number 8, 2012

To download the electronic version of the journal click here
The Journal of Islamic Perspective published by the London Academy of Iranian Studies (LAIS) is a peer reviewed Journal of the Center for Humanities and Sociological Studies, affiliated to the London Academy of Iranian Studies (LAIS). This Journal aims to create a dialogue between intellectuals, thinkers and writers from the Islamic World and academics, intellectuals, thinkers and writers from other parts of the Globe. Issues in the context of Culture, Islamic Thoughts & Civilizations, and other relevant …

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[7 Dec 2012 | No Comment | ]
Habermas, Religion and Public Life written by Dr Masoumeh Bahram published by LAIS Press

Habermas, Religion and Public Life written by Dr Masoumeh Bahram has been published by LAIS Press. The book is comprised of 6 chapters in 348 pages. 
“Habermas is, quite rightly, regarded as one of the major philosophers and social theorists of recent decades, with a large body of work offering an innovative assessment of the challenges, difficulties and opportunities inherent within the modern project. While his work has been engaged with extensively, however, his work on religion has been relatively neglected. This book offers a valuable service in that respect, examining …

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[1 Dec 2012 | Comments Off | ]
God in Greek and Islamic Philosophy: A comparative study of Aristotle and Mulla Sadra Shirazi on the Necessary Existent

 Dr Seyed G Safavi*
University of London, UK
London Academy of Iranian Studies (LAIS)
 
Abstract
The nature of God, or the demiurge-creator and designer of the cosmos, is a venerable subject in philosophy and natural theology. Most medieval and religious discourse about God and the ontological and cosmological proofs for His existence in the Abrahamic faiths within a philosophical context stem from the famous proof for the Prime Unmoved Mover in the Physics of Aristotle. It was this proof alongside later more ontological proofs associated with Anselm and Avicenna that underpinned medieval philosophical theology. It …

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[23 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]
Mulla Sadra and the Mind-Body Problem written by Dr Abdulaziz Daftari published by LAIS Pres

Mulla Sadra and the Mind-Body Problem written by Dr Abdulaziz Daftari has been published by LAIS Press. The book is comprised of 6 chapters and 373 pages. 

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