Recommendation: God and Logic in Islam: The Caliphate of Reason

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Recommendation Information

RecommendationGod and Logic in Islam: The Caliphate of Reason
Entry Date4/4/2014 12:00:00 AM
Modified Date5/11/2020 2:36:40 PM

Lecture where book was Recommended

RIS Retreat 2013
Interpreting Language in Islamic Legal Theory

Quotes Made at this Event

" A good book to read. It's about the centrality of reason " -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf

If you want a really beautiful study of this FACT, I would recommend you read John Walbridge's book, on the Caliphate of Reason, and he shows that Muslims were obsessed with the arts of language

" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf

Logic is a maligned subject in modern Islam, and if you read John Walbridge's book, you will understand how central, logic was to Islamic civilization; Absolutely central.  It was studied in all of the universities of Islam.  It’s a great tragedy that it's no longer studied.

" -Shaikh Hamza Yusuf

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