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By S Hejazi

This e-book explores the problem of data through presence as an epistemological challenge in philosophy. Al-`Ilm al-Huduri (knowledge through presence) merits as an epistemological bridge among philosophy and mysticism. This ebook is a comparative research of the epistemology of Suhrawardî and Mullâ Sadrâ Shîrâzî, Muslim thinkers of the 6th/12th and 11th/17th century. It specializes in major concerns: Illuminative concept of information and, within the framework of this thought, Mullâ Sadrâ's doctrine of data by means of presence (al-'ilm al-hudûrî) studied within the context of his philosophical method (al-hikmah al-muta'âlîyah). Mullâ Sadrâ's multidimensional method can also be mentioned during this publication. the purpose of this examine is to discover the Mullâ Sadrâ's idea of data through presence, al-'ilm al-hudûrî, and view it as an epistemological bridge among philosophy and mysticism in the context of Mullâ Sadrâ's philosophical approach (al-hikmah al-muta'âlîyah). for this reason, Mullâ Sadrâ's doctrine of data by way of presence is the nook stone of his epistemological process. within the gentle of this doctrine, he provides a brand new definition of information, an cutting edge interpretation of its department into al-'ilm al-hudûrî and al-'ilm al-husûlî, and, ultimately, a scientific chain of assorted forms of wisdom by way of presence (e.g., self-knowledge, God's wisdom of His Essence and God's wisdom of things). those 3 features of his doctrine were surveyed and, in evaluating them with Suhrawardî's concept, evaluated during this book.

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