The Resource Islamic occasionalism : and its critique by Averroës and Aquinas, Majid Fakhry

Islamic occasionalism : and its critique by Averroës and Aquinas, Majid Fakhry

Label
Islamic occasionalism : and its critique by Averroës and Aquinas
Title
Islamic occasionalism
Title remainder
and its critique by Averroës and Aquinas
Statement of responsibility
Majid Fakhry
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
TOL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fakhry, Majid
Index
no index present
LC call number
B745.O3
LC item number
F2 1958
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Averroës
  • Thomas
  • Averroës
  • Thomas
  • Occasionalism
  • Islam
  • Islam
  • Occasionalism
  • Philosophy
  • Islamitische filosofie
  • Theologie
  • Islam
Label
Islamic occasionalism : and its critique by Averroës and Aquinas, Majid Fakhry
Instantiates
Publication
Note
The author's thesis at Edinburgh University, with considerable revision and modification
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The islamic metaphysics of atoms and accidents -- The reaction of islamic scholasticism to hellenism -- Maimonides and his account of kalam -- The islamic account of the metaphysics of atoms and accients -- Correlation, logical and casual and its modality -- The repudiation of causality by al-Ghazali -- Critical analysis of the causal principle -- The divine preogatives of soverignty and omnipotence -- The Averroist rehabiliation of causality -- Averroes and Maimonides in their Polemic against Ash'arite occasionalism -- Justification of the causal principle and the critique of contingency -- Limitations of the Averroist critique of occasionalism -- The causal dilemma and the Thomist synthesis -- Causality, primary and secondary -- Aquinas and the Loquentes -- Causality as an instance of divine love and generousity -- The role of causality in the ladder of analogical ascent from the finite to the infinite -- Miracle and the incommensurability of the created order with the infinite goodness of God
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
22o, [4] pages
Lccn
58002540
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
001913806
System control number
(OCoLC)877612
Label
Islamic occasionalism : and its critique by Averroës and Aquinas, Majid Fakhry
Publication
Note
The author's thesis at Edinburgh University, with considerable revision and modification
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The islamic metaphysics of atoms and accidents -- The reaction of islamic scholasticism to hellenism -- Maimonides and his account of kalam -- The islamic account of the metaphysics of atoms and accients -- Correlation, logical and casual and its modality -- The repudiation of causality by al-Ghazali -- Critical analysis of the causal principle -- The divine preogatives of soverignty and omnipotence -- The Averroist rehabiliation of causality -- Averroes and Maimonides in their Polemic against Ash'arite occasionalism -- Justification of the causal principle and the critique of contingency -- Limitations of the Averroist critique of occasionalism -- The causal dilemma and the Thomist synthesis -- Causality, primary and secondary -- Aquinas and the Loquentes -- Causality as an instance of divine love and generousity -- The role of causality in the ladder of analogical ascent from the finite to the infinite -- Miracle and the incommensurability of the created order with the infinite goodness of God
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
22o, [4] pages
Lccn
58002540
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
001913806
System control number
(OCoLC)877612

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