An online Panel Discussion: The Nature and Possibility of an Islamic Philosophy

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An online Panel Discussion: The Nature and Possibility of an Islamic Philosophy

What is Islamic philosophy? Is Islamic philosophy possible? What is the relation between Islamic philosophy and Greek philosophy? What is the status of Islamic philosophy in contemporary world? Why do some scholars reject Islamic philosophy?

Please join us online http://vc.aou.ir/webinar for finding answer to these questions. One of the Islamic philosophy professionals is going to discuss this crucial topic.

Event details:

What: An online Panel Discussion: The Nature and Possibility of an Islamic Philosophy.

Who: Mohammad Fanaei Eshkevari Ph.D. faculty member and  professor of comparative philosophy, mysticism and theology in Imam Khomeini Education and Research Institute, Qum, Iran.

When:      Monday, March 09, 2015, from 10 AM to 12 AM (GMT/UTC +3:30)

Discussion link:  http://vc.aou.ir/webinar

Discussion to be followed by a Q&A session.

For further information regarding this event, please contact philosophy department of AOU by calling us at (+98) 2532114147

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