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By S Hejazi

This publication explores the problem of data through presence as an epistemological challenge in philosophy. Al-`Ilm al-Huduri (knowledge via presence) merits as an epistemological bridge among philosophy and mysticism. This publication is a comparative research of the epistemology of Suhrawardî and Mullâ Sadrâ Shîrâzî, Muslim thinkers of the 6th/12th and 11th/17th century. It makes a speciality of major matters: Illuminative idea of information and, within the framework of this idea, Mullâ Sadrâ's doctrine of data through presence (al-'ilm al-hudûrî) studied within the context of his philosophical method (al-hikmah al-muta'âlîyah). Mullâ Sadrâ's multidimensional technique is usually mentioned during this booklet. the purpose of this research is to discover the Mullâ Sadrâ's thought of information by way of presence, al-'ilm al-hudûrî, and view it as an epistemological bridge among philosophy and mysticism in the context of Mullâ Sadrâ's philosophical procedure (al-hikmah al-muta'âlîyah). therefore, Mullâ Sadrâ's doctrine of information by means of presence is the nook stone of his epistemological procedure. within the mild of this doctrine, he supplies a brand new definition of data, an leading edge interpretation of its department into al-'ilm al-hudûrî and al-'ilm al-husûlî, and, ultimately, a scientific chain of assorted types of wisdom by way of 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 conception, evaluated during this book.

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