Sufism, the mystical tradition of Islam, collides with philosophy in the work of Ibn 'Arabī.
Welcome to the 'History of Philosophy without any gaps' podcast...
Averroes scholar Richard C. Taylor joins Peter to talk about Averroes' views on the relation between Islam and philosophy.
You know what I'm thinking: Averroes' rather surprising notion that all humankind shares a single intellect.
A special 150th double interview episode on the transmission of philosophy from Arabic into Latin.
An introduction to “the Commentator” Averroes, and his defense of philosophy in the Decisive Treatise.
Intellect and alienation in Ibn Bājja and Ibn Ṭufayl, author of the philosophical desert island castaway tale Ḥayy Ibn Yaqẓān.
The development of Islamic law and jurisprudence (fiqh), and the many-sided output of the legal theorist Ibn Ḥazm.
A look at the culture and historical context that made possible a flowering of philosophy among Muslims and Jews in al-Andalus (Muslim-controlled Spain and Portugal).