Overview

al- Aql


'al- Aql' can also refer to...

 

More Like This

Show all results sharing this subject:

  • Islam

GO

Show Summary Details

Quick Reference

Intelligence. In Islamic theology, natural human knowledge. In philosophy, the intellect. In Neoplatonic speculation, God's First Creation. In Ismaili thought, the intellect as divine emanation. In jurisprudence, reason as source for shariah. For modern Islamic reformers, aql as rationality is an integral aspect of Islam. Thus Islam is not antithetical to reason.

Subjects: Islam.


Reference entries

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.