Majid Fakhry's Islamic Occasionalism: and its critique by Averroes and PDF

By Majid Fakhry


Originally released in 1958.
Occasionalism is usually linked within the historical past of philosophy with the identify of Malébranche . yet lengthy prior to this time, the Muslim Theologians of the 9th and 10th centuries had constructed an occasionalist metaphysics of atoms and injuries. Arguing variety of distinctively Islamic innovations similar to fatalism  and the quit of private endeavour cannot be absolutely understood other than within the point of view of the occasionalist international view of Islam, the quantity additionally discusses the assaults on Occasionalism made through Averroes and St. Thomas Aquinas.

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