Roads to paradise : Eschatology and Concepts of the Hereafter in Islam

Roads to Paradise: Eschatology and Concepts of the Hereafter in Islam offers a multi-disciplinary study of Muslim thinking about paradise, death, apocalypse, and the hereafter. It focuses on eschatological concepts in the Quran and its exegesis, Sunni and Shi‘i traditions, Islamic theology, philosophy, mysticism, and other scholarly disciplines reflecting Islamicate pluralism and cosmopolitanism……………..

A Philosopher’s Itinerary For The Afterlife (Roads To Paradise, 2017)

Notes on the Semantic Range of ‘Deliverance’ in the Quran


In The Ends of Philosophy of Religion Timothy Knepper argues for a wide-ranging and globally inclusive approach to a sub-discipline of philosophy that has largely been confined to, and defined by, Anglo-American and Continental philosophical traditions on the one hand and Christian philosophical theology on the other. Knepper’s central contention is that “philosophy of religion” is far too constrained in its scope and focus, and thereby is unable……….

Notes On The Semantic Range Of ‘Deliverance’ In The Quran (JAOS 138.2, 2018)

Illumination and Non-Delimitation by Reza Shah-Kazemi

Illumination and Non-Delimitation: Lessons for Inter and Intra Faith Dialogue From the Wisdom of the Prophet of Islam