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The Resource Ibn ʻArabī, time and cosmology, Mohamed Haj Yousef

Ibn ʻArabī, time and cosmology, Mohamed Haj Yousef

Label
Ibn ʻArabī, time and cosmology
Title
Ibn ʻArabī, time and cosmology
Statement of responsibility
Mohamed Haj Yousef
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CN8ML
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Yūsuf, Muḥammad ʻAlī Ḥājj
Dewey number
115.092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
B753.I24
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Culture and civilisation in the Middle East
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ibn al-ʻArabī
  • Islamic cosmology
  • Time
  • Islamic philosophy
  • Ibn al-ʻArabī
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Islamic cosmology
  • Islamic philosophy
  • Time
Label
Ibn ʻArabī, time and cosmology, Mohamed Haj Yousef
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief overview of early cosmological models -- Modern cosmology -- Summary of modern theories of cosmology -- Preliminary outline of Ibn Arabî's Cosmology -- Time in philosophy and science, introduction -- Time in Greek philosophy -- Time in earlier Islamic philosophy -- Time in Western philosophy -- Time in modern science -- Curved time and the big bang -- The arrow of time -- Time travel -- Quantum time -- Introducing Ibn Arabî's view of time -- General aspects of Ibn Arabî's concept of time -- What is time -- Physical time and spiritual time -- The origin of the world -- The origin of time? -- Space-time and the speed of light -- Motion -- Relative and curved time -- The discrete nature of time -- The 'chest' of time -- Circular time and cyclical time -- The two cycles of life -- 'Days' -- Days of other orbs and divine -- Names -- The daytime and night -- The 'single day' -- Moments -- The future, the present and the past -- Eternity -- The age -- Other expressions of time -- The significance of the week and its seven days -- The significance of the week in theology and astronomy -- The four main time cycles : the day, the week, the month, the year -- The week as the primary time cycle -- The divine origin of the seven days of the week -- The significance of each day of the divine week -- 'The first day' of creation -- 'The second day' of creation -- 'The third day' of creation -- 'The fourth day' of creation -- 'The fifth day' of creation -- The sixth 'day of gathering -- The seventh 'day of rest' -- Space-time and creation in six days -- The actual flow of time -- The original days of event -- The 'circulated' days -- The 'taken-out' days -- The 'intertwined' days -- Demonstrating the intertwined days -- The significance of the intertwined days -- The motion of the seven days in the zodiac -- The kinds of events : hours, minutes and seconds -- Unicity and multiplicity -- The contrasting approaches of sufism and philosophy -- Unicity versus multiplicity -- The unicity of God and His Names -- The metaphysical triplicity ('trinity') of the cosmos -- The Oneness of Being -- The principle of ever-renewed creation -- The single-monad model of the cosmos -- The three hypotheses : the single monad, the principle of ever-renewed creation, the actual flow of time -- The different names of the single monad -- The structure of the monad -- The greatest element -- Analogies in the macrocosms -- The black stone and the Kaaba -- The spiritual hierarchy -- The world of letters -- The hierarchy of divine names -- Spreading the shadows -- Creation scenario : the world as a movie -- The single-monad model and its implications for modern physics -- Testing possibilities -- Timeless motion -- Simultaneity -- Zeno's paradoxes -- Discreteness and continuousness -- The epr paradox -- Causality and induction -- Superstrings and the science of letters -- The properties of matter -- Dimensions of the unseen world -- The real (0d) -- The angels (1d) -- The jinn (2d) -- The humans (3d) -- The after-world
Control code
826516057
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 223 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203938249
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)826516057
Label
Ibn ʻArabī, time and cosmology, Mohamed Haj Yousef
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A brief overview of early cosmological models -- Modern cosmology -- Summary of modern theories of cosmology -- Preliminary outline of Ibn Arabî's Cosmology -- Time in philosophy and science, introduction -- Time in Greek philosophy -- Time in earlier Islamic philosophy -- Time in Western philosophy -- Time in modern science -- Curved time and the big bang -- The arrow of time -- Time travel -- Quantum time -- Introducing Ibn Arabî's view of time -- General aspects of Ibn Arabî's concept of time -- What is time -- Physical time and spiritual time -- The origin of the world -- The origin of time? -- Space-time and the speed of light -- Motion -- Relative and curved time -- The discrete nature of time -- The 'chest' of time -- Circular time and cyclical time -- The two cycles of life -- 'Days' -- Days of other orbs and divine -- Names -- The daytime and night -- The 'single day' -- Moments -- The future, the present and the past -- Eternity -- The age -- Other expressions of time -- The significance of the week and its seven days -- The significance of the week in theology and astronomy -- The four main time cycles : the day, the week, the month, the year -- The week as the primary time cycle -- The divine origin of the seven days of the week -- The significance of each day of the divine week -- 'The first day' of creation -- 'The second day' of creation -- 'The third day' of creation -- 'The fourth day' of creation -- 'The fifth day' of creation -- The sixth 'day of gathering -- The seventh 'day of rest' -- Space-time and creation in six days -- The actual flow of time -- The original days of event -- The 'circulated' days -- The 'taken-out' days -- The 'intertwined' days -- Demonstrating the intertwined days -- The significance of the intertwined days -- The motion of the seven days in the zodiac -- The kinds of events : hours, minutes and seconds -- Unicity and multiplicity -- The contrasting approaches of sufism and philosophy -- Unicity versus multiplicity -- The unicity of God and His Names -- The metaphysical triplicity ('trinity') of the cosmos -- The Oneness of Being -- The principle of ever-renewed creation -- The single-monad model of the cosmos -- The three hypotheses : the single monad, the principle of ever-renewed creation, the actual flow of time -- The different names of the single monad -- The structure of the monad -- The greatest element -- Analogies in the macrocosms -- The black stone and the Kaaba -- The spiritual hierarchy -- The world of letters -- The hierarchy of divine names -- Spreading the shadows -- Creation scenario : the world as a movie -- The single-monad model and its implications for modern physics -- Testing possibilities -- Timeless motion -- Simultaneity -- Zeno's paradoxes -- Discreteness and continuousness -- The epr paradox -- Causality and induction -- Superstrings and the science of letters -- The properties of matter -- Dimensions of the unseen world -- The real (0d) -- The angels (1d) -- The jinn (2d) -- The humans (3d) -- The after-world
Control code
826516057
Extent
1 online resource (xxii, 223 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203938249
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)826516057

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