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Sohravardī, Shihāb al-Dīn Yaḥyā (?–1191)

Hossein Ziai

in The Oxford Companion to Philosophy

Second edition

Published in print January 2005 | ISBN: 9780199264797
Published online January 2005 | e-ISBN: 9780191727474
Sohravardī, Shihāb al-Dīn Yaḥyā (?–1191)

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Persian thinker whose Philosophy of Illumination was the first attempt to construct a consistent non-Aristotelian system in

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