al-`Ilm al-Huduri: knowledge by Presence by S Hejazi

By S Hejazi

This booklet explores the difficulty of information by way of presence as an epistemological challenge in philosophy. Al-`Ilm al-Huduri (knowledge by way of presence) merits as an epistemological bridge among philosophy and mysticism. This booklet is a comparative learn 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 thought of data and, within the framework of this conception, Mullâ Sadrâ's doctrine of information by way of presence (al-'ilm al-hudûrî) studied within the context of his philosophical method (al-hikmah al-muta'âlîyah). Mullâ Sadrâ's multidimensional method is usually mentioned during this ebook. the purpose of this learn is to discover the Mullâ Sadrâ's idea of data by way of presence, al-'ilm al-hudûrî, and think about it as an epistemological bridge among philosophy and mysticism in the context of Mullâ Sadrâ's philosophical approach (al-hikmah al-muta'âlîyah). consequently, Mullâ Sadrâ's doctrine of data by way of presence is the nook stone of his epistemological procedure. within the gentle of this doctrine, he provides a brand new definition of data, an cutting edge interpretation of its department into al-'ilm al-hudûrî and al-'ilm al-husûlî, and, ultimately, a scientific chain of assorted varieties 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 concept, evaluated during this book.

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