HoP 186 - To Be, Continued - Mulla Sadra on Existence

July 27th, 2014

Mullā Ṣadrā, greatest thinker of early modern Iran, unveils his radical new understanding of existence.

HoP 185 - Follow the Leader - Philosophy under the Safavids

July 20th, 2014

Philosophy in Safavid Iran, and a look back at earlier philosophy among Shiites.

HoP 184 - Robert Wisnovsky on Commentary Culture

July 13th, 2014

Robert Wisnovsky joins Peter to discuss the enormous body of unstudied philosophical commentaries in the later Eastern Islamic world.

HoP 183 - Family Feud - Philosophy at Shiraz

July 6th, 2014

The roots of the Safavid philosophical tradition in some rather ill-tempered debates at Shīrāz.

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