Aristotle and Phronesis (Practical Wisdom)

Maryam Samadieh; Majid Mollayousefi

Volume 17, Issue 4 , January 0, Pages 1-24

  - Aristotle is the first philosopher who specifically focuses on phronesis or practical wisdom in detail. He has dealt with it in three areas of essence, elements of phronetic act, and phronesis functions. For Aristotle, phronesis was a moral and intellectual virtue and a prerequisite for the prosperity ...  Read More

Determining the subject of the derivatives of existence principality and the amount of their being innovative, according to the view of Allameh Tabatabai

amir rastin; seyyed mortaza hosseini shahrudi

Volume 17, Issue 4 , January 0, Pages 25-42

  Principality of existence is the most important innovation of mullasadra and the most essential philosophical principle of his transcendental philosophy. This principle has many branches, each of them being a potential innovation. In the meantime, Allameh Tabatabai in "Nehayhat-o-alhekmah" correctly ...  Read More

Epistemological dimention of Reason

Hasan Ghanbari

Volume 17, Issue 4 , January 0, Pages 43-54

  In this article, at first, we conceder the Positivistic criterion about meaning and the Wittgenstein’s theory of meaning, namely Picture theory of meaning. Then refer to Swinburne’s criticism to this criterion. And then we deal with Coherence that for Swinburne is criterion to meaning. He believe ...  Read More

The Way God’s Immediate Knowledge Relates to Material Beings from Suhrawardi’s Point of View

reza ghasemian

Volume 17, Issue 4 , January 0, Pages 55-66

  God’s knowledge is an issue which has long been the subject of discussion among philosophers.  Among these philosophers, Suhrawardi believes that God is the cause of material beings. So, like any other causal agent, he knows his creatures. Adopting an analytical method and with the aim of ...  Read More

Theological foundations of Social Rectification in the Infallibles’ Conduct

Mohammad Hossein Madani; mohammad ali mahdavi rad; Rohollah Shahidi

Volume 17, Issue 4 , January 0, Pages 67-92

  The struggle against social corruption and reforming various fields of social life has a special place in the Imams’ guiding conduct. Their entering to social rectification and in other words, their duty to rectify the society in various aspects of social to strengthen human perfection is based on ...  Read More

Fundamental Differences between Ostad Motahari’s and Allameh Jaafari’s Approaches to Meaning of Life as an Issue

mohhamad akhgar; ali farsinezhad

Volume 17, Issue 4 , January 0, Pages 93-114

  The meaning of life, as a significant issue, has been considered by Ostad Motahari and Allameh Jaafari. The analytic-descriptive study of these two Muslim thinkers’ views shows that, in spite of considerable similarities, there are essential differences between their approaches to this issue. The ...  Read More

the Narrations in Tafsir Atyab-ol-Bayan Abstract

zeinab vatani; hamidreza mostofid

Volume 17, Issue 4 , January 0, Pages 115-149

  Atib-ol-Bayan is an interpretation in Shia in Persian written by Ayat-ol-Allah Seyed Abdolhossein Tayeb who passed away on June, 1991. Although according to the author, some of the interpretational news are not to be assured of and also, the accuracy of the prophet Mohammad traditions is not traceable, ...  Read More