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Opposition to Philosophy in Safavid Iran

Mulla Muḥammad-Ṭāhir Qummi's Ḥikmat Al-ʿĀrifīn (Islamicate Intellectual History #3)

Ata Anzali (Editor), S. M. Hadi Gerami (Editor)

Hardcover

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In Opposition to Philosophy in Safavid Iran Ata Anzali and S.M. Hadi Gerami offer a critical edition of what is arguably the most erudite and extensive critique of philosophy from the Safavid period. The editors' extensive introduction offers an in-depth analysis that places the work within the broader framework of Safavid intellectual and social history.

Brill, 9789004345645, 468pp.

Publication Date: November 16, 2017



About the Author

Ata Anzali, Ph.D. (2012), Rice University, is Assistant Professor of Religion at Middlebury College. He is the author of Mysticism in Iran: The Safavid Roots of a Modern Concept (University of South Carolina, 2017).S. M. Hadi Gerami, Ph.D. (2016), Imam Sadiq University, is Assistant Professor of Islamic and Qur'anic Studies at the Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies, Tehran. He is the author of The Earliest Shi'i doctrinal interactions: Revisiting the Concept of 'ghuluww' in Early Shi'i Networks (ISU University Press, 2012).