Journal of Academic Research in Education and Review
International Journal of Academic Research in Education and Review
Vol. 4(2), pp. 47-52. February, 2016.
Full Length Research
The Importance and the Strategies of Islamic Education According to Averroes and Mulla Sadrā
Ebrahim Moslempour Angherabi
Arefi St., Azarshahr, East Azerbaijan, Iran.
Accepted 12 January 2016
Education is one of the most important issues in Islamic philosophy
which always has been considered by Muslim Scholars. Averroes, as a
Peripatetic philosopher- following to Aristotle believed that self-
education is one of the most important factors in the attainment of
knowledge and focused on the role of theoretical and practical training
for obtaining goods and goodness. Mulla Sadrā, Philosopher of
Transcendent theosophy, also described the role of training and
purification of the Carnal Soul in the understanding of intellectual
questions and philosophical important facts undeniable. He believed that
the training strategies such as following religion, being moral and
understanding of intellectual questions and soul perishing are necessary
to actualize material intellect. Also, Averroes considered to religion
in the practical training. In result, these two Muslim philosophers
believed that Islamic Education is the same of real happiness of human.
Cite This Article As: Angherabi EM (2016). The Importance and the Strategies of Islamic Education According to Averroes and Mulla Sadrā. Inter. J. Acad. Res. Educ. Rev. 4(2): 47-52