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Persia is home to one of the few civilizations in the world that has had a continuous tradition of philosophical thought for over two and a half millennia. As Islamic theology developed in the Middle Ages, many of its schools interacted with existing Persian philosophical currents and evolved into a distinctive philosophical 'Kalam', or dogmatic theology. Among the defini
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Hardcover, 1st edition, 390 pages
Published December 8th 2009 by I.B. Tauris/The Institute of Ismaili Studies
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