Volume 2 2006

Islamic Philosophy and Occidental Phenomenology on the Perennial Issue of Microcosm and Macrocosm

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ISBN: 978-1-4020-4114-3 (Print) 978-1-4020-4115-0 (Online)

Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xvii

  2. Some Approaches to the Great Analogy

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-23

      The Microcosm/Macrocosm Analogy: A Tentative Encounter Between Graeco-Arabic Philosophy and Phenomenology

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      Pages 25-39

      The Microcosm/Macrocosm Analogy in Ibn Sînâ and Husserl

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      Pages 41-65

      Hermann Lotze's Microcosm

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      Pages 67-95

      Connection of Microcosm with Macrocosm in Max Scheler's Philosophy: Man, Logos and Ethos

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      Pages 97-111

      Improvisation in the Dance of Life: the Microcosm and Macrocosm

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      Pages 113-126

      The Uncovering of the Microcosmic-Macrocosmic Setting of Life's Process: The Cosmological Expansion of Phenomenology's Notion of Evidence

  3. Creativity as the Principle of Differentiation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 128-128

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      Pages 129-139

      Soul and its Creations

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      Pages 141-148

      The Creative Transformation in Liu Chih's “Philosophy of Islam”

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      Pages 149-159

      “Man's Creativity/Vicegerency” in Islamic Philosophy and Mysticism

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      Pages 161-169

      The Sadrean Theory of the World of Divine Command

  4. Imagination and its Worlds

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 172-172

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      Pages 173-176

      A Glance at the World of Image

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      Pages 177-182

      The World of Imagination

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      Pages 183-201

      The Sublime Visions of Philosophy: Fundamental Ontology and the Imaginal World

  5. The Circle of Life in its Ramifications to the Divine

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 204-204

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      Pages 205-213

      The Circle of Life in Islamic Thought

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      Pages 215-223

      Between Microcosm and Macrocosm: Man at Work

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      Pages 225-239

      The Illuminative Notion of Man in Persian Thought: A Response to an Original Quest

  6. Metaphysics, Ontology, Cosmology

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 242-242

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      Pages 243-261

      Being and Necessity: A Phenomenological Investigation of Avicenna's Metaphysics and Cosmology

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      Pages 263-276

      Al-Suhrawardi's Doctrine and Phenomenology

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      Pages 277-287

      Martin Heidegger and Omar Khayyam on the Question of “Thereness” (Dasein)

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 290-295