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Harvard-Yenching Institute Monograph Series 65

The Sage Learning of Liu Zhi

Islamic Thought in Confucian Terms

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$59.95 • £47.95 • €54.00

ISBN 9780674033252

Publication Date: 03/31/2009


678 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

140 line illustrations

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  • Foreword [Seyyed Hossein Nasr]
  • Abbreviations
  • A Note on the Translation
  • Preface
  • Introduction
    • 1. Liu Zhi and the Han Kitab
    • 2. The Islamic Background
    • 3. Liu Zhi’s Adaptations of Islamic Thought
    • 4. The Structure and Argument of Tianfang xingli
    • 5. The Translation
  • Nature and Principle in Islam
    • Personal Narrative
    • The Plan of the Book
  • The Compiled Interpretation of Nature and Principle in Islam
    • Head Volume: The Root Classic / The Subtleties 101
    • Volume 2
    • Volume 3
    • Volume 4
    • Volume 5
  • Epilogue
  • Chronology
  • Notes
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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