Sheikh Hamza Yusuf Sheikh Hamza Yusuf

Book Information for Knowledge Triumphant: The Concept of Knowledge in Medieval Islam


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RecommendationKnowledge Triumphant: The Concept of Knowledge in Medieval Islam
SubjectHistory

Lecture where book was Recommended

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Religion and Foreign Policy Conference Call

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it`s really a fascinating book -- but one of the things he says in there is that the Islamic civilization was a civilization probably more than any other historically that really was centered around knowledge the ideal of knowledge.Shaikh Hamza Yusuf
Inquiring minds should peruse Franz Rosenthal's Knowledge Triumphant, a wonderful study on the centrality of knowledge in the Islamic world. Shaikh Hamza Yusuf