PHL336H1: Islamic Philosophy

Hours

36L

An introduction to the major thinkers in classical Islamic philosophy, with emphasis placed on developing a properly philosophical understanding of the issues and arguments. Topics include the existence of God; creation and causality; human nature and knowledge; the nature of ethical obligations; and the constitution of the ideal political state.

Prerequisite
PHL200Y1, 7.5 courses (in any field) with at least 1.5 in philosophy
Distribution Requirements
Humanities
Breadth Requirements
Thought, Belief and Behaviour (2)