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Philosophies of music in medieval Islam

by Fadlou Shehadi

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Published by E.J. Brill in Leiden, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Arab Countries,
  • Greece
    • Subjects:
    • Islamic music -- Arab Countries -- 500-1400 -- History and criticism,
    • Islamic music -- Arab Countries -- 15th century -- History and criticism,
    • Music -- Greece -- To 500 -- History and criticism,
    • Music -- Philosophy and aesthetics,
    • Music -- Religious aspects -- Islam

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Fadlou Shehadi.
      SeriesBrill"s studies in intellectual history,, v. 67
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML189 .S48 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination175 p. ;
      Number of Pages175
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL802129M
      ISBN 109004101284
      LC Control Number95038537

        J.B.: Dr. Fadlou Shihadi is a professor emeritus at Rutgers University and the author of the seminal book about this subject called Philosophies of Music in Medieval Islam. He is also a baritone singer and a lover of every kind of music himself. But much misunderstanding about Islam in the West still exists. The historian Norman Daniel, in his book, "Islam and the West", describes how many western prejudices about Islam were formed during the medieval period, and how they have persisted up to the present day5. The Holy Wars between Islam and Christianity from the beginning of the.

      This is a book on being close to God, and then getting a blessing continuously. In this chapter, we examine a few potential problems when inquiring into the ethics of medieval Christian and Islamic mystical traditions: First, there are terminological and methodological worries about defining mysticism and doing comparative philosophy in. Book Description. The Medieval period was one of the richest eras for the philosophical study of religion. Covering the period from the 6th to the 16th century, reaching into the Renaissance, "The History of Western Philosophy of Religion 2" shows how Christian, Islamic and Jewish thinkers explicated and defended their religious faith in light of the philosophical traditions they inherited.

        Islam has drawn significant negative attention in recent decades in Europe, and in the Western world more widely. Although our post-9/11 world has been characterized by a damaging view of Islam Author: Abdallah Zbir. Introduction. The term “Islamic philosophy” is in itself controversial, since there are many ways of identifying the discipline. It is difficult to argue that Islamic philosophy can be carried out only by Muslims, as there were many Christians and Jews who were definitely committed to many of the techniques and principles of Islamic philosophy without being Muslims.


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