Abdurrazzaq Hesamifar

Ph.D Associate Professor Philosophy


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20/02/1964
827
Persian Version (فارسی)

Room 827, Philosophy, Faculty of Literature and Humanity Sciences, Imam Khomeini International University, Qazvin, Iran

 

Affiliation:

Associate Professor, Department of Philosophy, Imam Khomeini International University (IKIU), Iran.

Vise-Chancellor in Cultural and Social Affairs, IKIU, Iran.

Documents and field of educations:

  1. PhD Philosophy (1993-1999) University of Tehran, Iran
  2. MA Philosophy ( 1990-1993) University of Tehran, Iran
  3. BA Philosophy (1984-1988) University of Tehran, Iran

Managing executive records:

  1. Head of the department of philosophy, 2006-2011, Imam Khomeini International University.
  2. Deputy of the Faculty of Humanities, 2013-2015, Imam Khomeini International University.
  3. Vice-Chancellor of Cultural and Social Affairs, 2015- continued, , Imam Khomeini International University. 
 

Books (in Persian):

  1. (2001) Islamic and Western Colleges and Universities in the Middle Ages, by Prof. Karim Mojtahedi, with collabration H. Kalbasi, H. Taleb-Zadeh, A. Hesami-Far, M. Ilkhani, S. Ilkhani, Tehran: Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies (IHCS)
  2. (2010) Alexander of Aphrodisias: The Great Commentator of Aristotle, Tehran: Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies (IHCS).
  3.  (2015) The  Rise of Analytic Philosophy, ed. John Glock (a translation from English into Persian) Tehran: Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies (IHCS)
  4. (2010)“ Religion in Wittgensteins Life and Works” in Intellectual Philosophical Approaches in Contemporary Western Thought, by Occidental Group, vol 6, Tehran: Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies (IHCS), pp.9-69.
  5. (2008) “ Enlightenment and Philosophy” in Intellectual Philosophical Approaches in Contemporary Western Thought, by Occidental Group, Vol 4, Tehran: Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies (IHCS), pp. 9-49.

Articles (in English):

  1. Islamic Ethics and Intrinsic Value of Human Being, Journal of Philosophical Investigations, University of Tabriz, Vol. 6, No. 11, Autumn & Winter 2012, pp. 109-119.
  2. The Immateriality of Perception in Mulla Sadra and Berkeley, Transcendent Philosophy, London Academy of Iranian Studies, Vol. 18, Dec. 2017, pp. 77-94.
  3. Intellect in Alexander of Aphrodisias and Its Impact upon Muslim Philosophers, Athens Journal of Humanities and Arts, Vol. 5, No. 4, October 2018, pp. 447-468, Authors: Abdurrazzaq Hesamifar and Alinaqi Baqershahi.
  4. Plantinga on Divine Foreknowledge and Free Will, Journal of Philosophical Investigations, University of Tabriz (acceptance letter)

Articles (in Persian):

  1.  “Existentialism and Theology” in Keyhan-e Farhangi, Part 1, Vol. 140, pp. 36-40, March 1998, Part 2, Vol. 141, pp. 34-39, April 1998.
  2.  “The Philosopher Who was looking for the Truth” in Keyhan-e Farhangi, Vol. 149, February 1999, pp. 5-9.
  3. “Cosmological Argument in the Western Philosophy” in Kheradname-ye Sadra, Vol. 6, No. 23, Spring 2001, pp.70-80.
  4. “Cosmological Argument in Kant and Muslim Philosophers” in Kheradname-ye Sadra, Vol. 7, No. 28, Summer 2002, pp.83-93.
  5. “Islamic Philosophy and Idealism” in Journal of Faculty of Letters and Humanities, Tabriz University, No. 194,Year 48, Spring 2005, pp. 75-112.
  6. “Expressive Interpretation of Wittgensteins View on Religion” in Association for Islamic Thought, Research Journal of Association for Islamic Thought of Iran, Vol. 1, No. 3,Summer 2005, pp.109-133.
  7. “Al-Gazzali’s and al-Razi’s proofs for and against Abstraction of the Soul” in Maqallat wa Barrasiha (Islamic philosophy and Kalam), Research Journal of the Faculty of Theology & Islamic Studies, Vol. 37, No. 76(2), Fall-Winter 2005, pp. 267-291.
  8. “Nature of the Soul in Islamic Theology” in Religious Thought, Research Journal of Philosophy and Theology, Shiraz University, Iran, No: 18, Spring 2006, pp.113-133.
  9.  “Arguments for the Existence of God in Spinozas Works” in Name-ye-Hekmat, Bi-quarterly Journal of Philosophy of religion & Epistemology, Vol. 4, No. 8/ Autumn& Winter 2006, pp.89-117.
  10. “Causality in Jalal al-Din Dawani and Mulla Sadra's Philosophy” in Kheradname-ye Sadra, Issue 52, Summer 2008.
  11.  “Motahhari and Refutation of Idealism”, in Hekmat-e Mo̕āser (Contemporary Wisdom), Biannual Journal, Vol. 2, No. 1, Spring and Summer 2011, pp. 43-59.
  12. “Roots of the Confrontation of Analytic Philosophy and Continental Philosophy: A Survey” in Zehn (Mind) A Quarterly Journal of Epistemology and Related Fields, Vol. 12, No. 48, Winter 2011, pp. 131-153.
  13. “Anglo-Austrian Version of Analytic Philosophy” in Qarbshenāsi-ye Bonyādi (Occidental Studies), Biannual Journal, Vol. 3, No. 1, Spring and Summer 2012, pp. 39-54.
  14. “The Analytic/Continental Divide of Contemprary Philosophy”, in Metaphysics, Vol. 49 (New Series) Vol. 5, No. 15, Spring and Summer 2013, pp. 63-76.
  15. “Motahhari and the Relationship between Science and Religion ” in Pazhuheshha-ye Elm va Din (Science and Religion Studies), Biannual Journal, Vol. 4, No. 2, Autumn and Winter 2013-2014, pp. 25-42.
  16. Abscess and Butterfly or Bird and Cage? A Comparative Assessment of the Ideas of Ibn Sina and Mulla Sadra on the Body-Soul Relation” in Kheradname-ye Sadra, Vol. 19, No. 4, Summer 2014, Authors: Nawwab Muqarrabi and Abdurrazzaq Hesamifar.
  17. “Motahhari’s Attitude to the Science and Religion: A book review” in Paẑuheŝnâme Enteqâdi-ye Motun va Barnâmeh-ye Olum-e Ensâni (Critical Studies in Texts and Programs of Human Sciences) Vol. 14, Issue 31, October 2014, pp. 1-11.
  18. “The Criteria of Ethical Act from Motahari's Point of View” in Philosophical Meditations, Vol. 4, No. 13, Autumn and Winter 2014-2015, pp. 73-100.
  19.   “Science and Religion Conflict in the 19th Century” in Pazhuheshha-ye Elm va Din (Science and Religion Studies), Biannual Journal, Vol. 5, No. 2, Autumn and Winter 2014-2015, pp. 49-64.
  20.  “Anthropomorphism and Transcendence in Ibn Arabi and Spinoza” in History of Philosophy, Vol. 5, No. 4, Issue 20, June 2015, pp. 85-106, Authors: Abdurrazzaq Hesamifar and Pedram Pourmehran.
  21.  “Argument of Wittgenstein's Diarist in Rejecting Private Language” in Hekmat va Falsafeh (Wisdom and Philosophy),  Quarterly Journal of Philosophy, Vol. 11, No. 1, Spring 2015.
  22. A Philosophical Approach to the Effects of Ethics and Law on Observing Public Order” in Kheradname-ye Sadra, Vol. 21, No. 1, Autumn 2015, pp. 5-20.
  23. “Pragmatism and Analytic Philosophy” in Philosophical Meditations, Vol. 6, No. 17, Autumn and Winter 2016, pp. 189-218.
  24.  “The Essence of God and the Distinction of His Attributes in Spinoza’s Philosophy” in Philosophy of Religion, Vol. 13, No. , Winter  2016, pp. 1-22, Authors: Abdurrazzaq Hesamifar, Seyyed Masoud Seyf.
  25. “Critical Attitude of Nietzsche to the Position of Ethics in the Western Civilization” in Qarbshenāsi-ye Bonyādi (Occidental Studies), Biannual Journal, Vol. 6, No. 2, Autumn and Winter 2016, pp. 53-72, Authors:  Maryam Arab, Abdurrazzaq Hesamifar, Mohammad Hassan Heydari.
  26. “Science, Reson and Religion: A Book Review” in Pazhuheshha-ye Elm va Din (Science and Religion Studies), Biannual Journal, Vol. 7, No. 1, Spring and Summer 2016, pp. 67-80.
  27. “Logical Positivism: A Book Review” in Paẑuheŝnâme Enteqâdi-ye Motun va Barnâmeh-ye Olum-e Ensâni (Critical Studies in Texts and Programs of Human Sciences) Vol. 16, Issue 40, September 2016, pp. 1-16.
  28. “Doubt and Certainty in Contemporary Islamic and Western Philosophy”, in History of Philosophy, Vol. 8, No. 4, Issue 32, June 2018, pp. 61-80.
  29.   “Motahhari on Religious Ethics” in Pazhuheshha-ye Elm va Din (Science and Religion Studies), Biannual Journal, Vol. 9, No. 1, Spring and Summer 2018, pp. 77-97.
  30. “The Relation Between Lingual Games, Forms of Lives and Social Life of Human Being in Later Wittgenstein” in Zehn (Mind) A Quarterly Journal of Epistemology and Related Fields, Vol. 19, No. 74, Winter 2018, pp. 113-136, Authors: Abdurrazzaq Hesamifar, Mehdi Dahaqeen, Seyyed Masoud Seyf and Mohammad Hassan Heydari.
  31. “Moore's Paradox and Wittgenstein's view on it” in The Epistemological Research, Biannual Academic Journal, Vol. 17, Spring and Summer 2019, pp. 7-24.   

International Conference Presentations and Lectures:

  1. “The Refutation of Idealism in Islamic Philosophy” in the 2nd International Conference on Mulla Sadra, 22-26 May, 2004, Tehran, Iran.
  2. “Cosmological Argument in Kant and Muslim Philosophers” in Local (Iranic-Arabic) Conference on Mulla Sadra and Contemporary Philosophy, 15-19 March, 2000, Kish Island, Iran.
  3. “ Alexander of Aphrodisias on the Intellect” in Conference of Philosophy, June 1-5, 2007, Athena, Greece.  
  4. “Ibn Sina on Perception” in XXII World Congress of Philosophy: Rethinking Philosophy Today, July 30- August5, 2008, Seoul National University, Seoul, South Korea.
  5. “The Immateriality of Perception in Mulla Sadra and Berkeley” in 2nd Portuguese Congress of Philosophy, 8-9 September, 2016, University of Porto, Porto, Portugal.
  6. “Plantinga on Foreknowledge and Free Will” in Conference on Alvin Plantinga's Work in Philosophy of Religion, 22-23 September 2017, Department of Philosophy, Voronezh State University,  Voronezh, Russia.    

        Book Reviews (in Persian):

  1. Strol, Averom, History of Analytic Philosophy, translated into Persian by Fereydoon Fatemi, in Name-ye Mofid: Name-ye Falsafi (Journal of Philosophy), Research Journal of Mofid Univfrsity, Vol. 12, No. 56, November  2006, pp. 115-122.
  2. Wittgenstein, Ludwig, Blue and Brown Books, 2 translations into Persian one by Iraj Qanooni and the other by Malek Hoseini in Name-ye Oloum-e Ensani (Journal of Humanities), Name-ye Oloum-e Ensani (Journal of Humanities), No. 18, Summer and Autumn 2008, pp. 103-118.  
  3. Wittgenstein, Ludwig, On Certainty, in Philosophy, Theology, Religions, Mystery (Book Reviews of the Conference on Academic Texts in Philosophy, Theology, Religions, Mystery, Part 2, 2005, pp. 59-75.    

 

 

 

Documents and field of educations

Row Title and level of the course From Till Place of education Related file Related link
1 PhD Philosophy 1993 1999 University of Tehran ---
2 MA Philosophy 1990 1993 University of Tehran ---
3 BA Philosophy 1984 1988 University of Tehran ---

Published article

Row Article title Date of preparation Presenting date Publishing journal Related file Related link
1 The Philosopher Who was looking for the Truth 1999 Vol. 149, February 1999, pp. 5-9 Keyhan-e Farhangi View Link
2 Islamic Philosophy and Idealism 2005 No. 194,Year 48, Spring 2005, pp. 75-112 Journal of Faculty of Letters and Humanities View Link
3 Expressive Interpretation of Wittgenstein’s View on Religion 2005 Vol. 1, No. 3,Summer 2005, pp.109-133 Association for Islamic Thought, Research Journal of Association for Islamic Thought of Iran View Link
4 Causality in Jalal al-Din Dawani and Mulla Sadra's Philosophy 2008 Issue 52, Summer 2008 Kheradname-ye Sadra View Link
5 Nature of the Soul in Islamic Theology 2006 No: 18, Spring 2006, pp.113-133 Religious Thought, Research Journal of Philosophy and Theology, Shiraz University, Iran ---
6 Al-Gazzali’s and al-Razi’s proofs for and against Abstraction of the Soul 2005 Vol. 37, No. 76(2), Fall-Winter 2005, , MAQALAT WA BARRASIHA (Islamic philosophy and Kalam), Research Journal of the Faculty of Theology & Islamic Studies, Tehr ---
7 Islamic Ethics and Intrinsic Value of Human Being 2012 Vol. 6, No. 11, Autumn & Winter 2012 Journal of Philosophical Investigations, University of Tabriz  Download file Download ---
8 The Immateriality of Perception in Mulla Sadra and Berkeley 2017 London Academy of Iranian Studies, Vol. Transcendent Philosophy  Download file Download View Link
9 Intellect in Alexander of Aphrodisias and Its Impact 2018 Vol. 5, No. 4, October 2018 Athens Journal of Humanities and Arts  Download file Download View Link
10 Existentialism and Theology 1998 Part 1, Vol. 140, pp. 36-40, March 1998, Keyhan-e Farhangi View Link
11 Cosmological Argument in the Western Philosophy 2001 Vol. 6, No. 23, Spring 2001 Kheradname-ye Sadra View Link
12 Cosmological Argument in Kant and Muslim Philosophers 2002 Vol. 7, No. 28, Summer 2002 Kheradname-ye Sadra View Link
13 Arguments for the Existence of God in Spinoza’s Works 2006 Vol. 4, No. 8/ Autumn& Winter 2006, pp.8 Name-ye-Hekmat, Bi-quarterly Journal of Philosophy of religion & Epistemology View Link
14 Motahhari and Refutation of Idealism 2011 Vol. 2, No. 1, Spring and Summer 2011, p Hekmat-e Mo̕āser (Contemporary Wisdom) View Link
15 Roots of the Confrontation of Analytic Philosophy and Continental Philosophy: A Survey 2011 Vol. 12, No. 48, Winter 2011, pp. 131-15 Zehn (Mind)A Quarterly Journal of Epistemology and Related Fields View Link
16 Anglo-Austrian Version of Analytic Philosophy 2012 Vol. 3, No. 1, Spring and Summer 2012, p Qarbshenāsi-ye Bonyādi (Occidental Studies) View Link
17 The Analytic/Continental Divide of Contemporary Philosophy 2013 Vol. 49 (New Series) Vol. 5, No. 15, Spr Metaphysics View Link
18 Motahhari and the Relationship between Science and Religion 2013-2014 Vol. 4, No. 2, Autumn and Winter 2013-20 Pazhuheshha-ye Elm va Din (Science and Religion Studies) View Link
19 Abscess and Butterfly or Bird and Cage? A Comparative Assessment of the Ideas of Ibn Sina and Mulla Sadra on the Body-Soul Relation 2014 Vol. 19, No. 4, Summer 2014, Authors: Na Kheradname-ye Sadra View Link
20 Motahhari’s Attitude to the Science and Religion: A book review 2014 Vol. 14, Issue 31, October 2014, pp. 1-1 Paẑuheŝnâme Enteqâdi-ye Motun va Barnâmeh-ye Olum-e Ensâni (Critical Studies in Texts and Programs of Human Sciences) View Link
21 The Criteria of Ethical Act from Motahari's Point of View 2014-2015 Vol. 4, No. 13, Autumn and Winter 2014-2 Philosophical Meditations View Link
22 Science and Religion Conflict in the 19th Century 2014-2015 Vol. 5, No. 2, Autumn and Winter 2014-20 Pazhuheshha-ye Elm va Din (Science and Religion Studies) View Link
23 Anthropomorphism and Transcendence in Ibn Arabi and Spinoza 2015 Vol. 5, No. 4, Issue 20, June 2015, pp. History of Philosophy View Link
24 Argument of Wittgenstein's Diarist in Rejecting Private Language 2015 Vol. 11, No. 1, Spring 2015 Hekmat va Falsafeh (Wisdom and Philosophy) View Link
25 A Philosophical Approach to the Effects of Ethics and Law on Observing Public Order 2015 Vol. 21, No. 1, Autumn 2015, pp. 5-20 Kheradname-ye Sadra View Link
26 Pragmatism and Analytic Philosophy 2016 Vol. 6, No. 17, Autumn and Winter 2016, Philosophical Meditations View Link
27 Critical Attitude of Nietzsche to the Position of Ethics in the Western Civilization 2016 Vol. 6, No. 2, Autumn and Winter 2016, p Qarbshenāsi-ye Bonyādi (Occidental Studies) View Link
28 Science, Reson and Religion: A Book Review 2016 Vol. 7, No. 1, Spring and Summer 2016, p Pazhuheshha-ye Elm va Din (Science and Religion Studies) View Link
29 Logical Positivism: A Book Review 2016 Vol. 16, Issue 40, September 2016, pp. 1 Paẑuheŝnâme Enteqâdi-ye Motun va Barnâmeh-ye Olum-e Ensâni (Critical Studies in Texts and Programs of Human Sciences) View Link
30 Doubt and Certainty in Contemporary Islamic and Western Philosophy 2018 Vol. 8, No. 4, Issue 32, June 2018, pp. History of Philosophy View Link
31 Motahhari on Religious Ethics” 2018 Vol. 9, No. 1, Spring and Summer 2018, p Pazhuheshha-ye Elm va Din (Science and Religion Studies) View Link
32 The Relation Between Lingual Games, Forms of Lives and Social Life of Human Being in Later Wittgenstein 20 Vol. 19, No. 74, Winter 2018, pp. 113-13 Zehn (Mind) A Quarterly Journal of Epistemology and Related Fields View Link
33 Moore's Paradox and Wittgenstein's view on it 2019 Vol. 17, Spring and Summer 2019, pp. 7-2 The Epistemological Research View Link
34 (Book Review) Strol, Averom, History of Analytic Philosophy, translated into Persian by Fereydoon Fatemi 2006 Vol. 12, No. 56, November 2006, pp. 115 Name-ye Mofid: Name-ye Falsafi (Journal of Philosophy), Research Journal of Mofid Univfrsity View Link
35 (Book Review) Wittgenstein, Ludwig, Blue and Brown Books, translations into Persian one by Iraj Qanooni and the other by Malek Hoseini 2008 No. 18, Summer and Autumn 2008, pp. 103- Name-ye Oloum-e Ensani (Journal of Humanities) View Link
36 (Book Review) Wittgenstein, Ludwig, On Certainty 2005 Part 2, 2005, pp. 59-75 Philosophy, Theology, Religions, Mystery (Book Reviews of the Conference on Academic Texts in Philosophy, Theology, Religions, Mystery View Link
37 The Essence of God and the Distinction of His Attributes in Spinoza’s Philosophy 2016 Vol. 13, No. , Winter 2016, pp. 1-22, A Philosophy of Religion View Link
38 Plantinga on Divine Foreknowledge and Free Will 2019Vol. 13 , Issue. 28, fall2019 Journal of Philosophical Investigations, University of Tabriz  Download file Download View Link

Presented article to congress or conferences

Row Article title Date of preparation Presenting date Title of conference Related file Related link
1 Cosmological Argument in Kant and Muslim Philosophers 2000 15-19 March, 2000, Kish Island, Iran Local (Iranic-Arabic) Conference on Mulla Sadra and Contemporary Philosophy View Link
2 The Refutation of Idealism in Islamic Philosophy 2004 22-26 May, 2004, Tehran, Iran 2nd International Conference on Mulla Sadra View Link
3 Alexander of Aphrodisias on the Intellect 2007 June 1-5, 2007, Athena, Greece Conference of Philosophy View Link
4 Ibn Sina on Perception 2008 July 30- August5, 2008, Seoul National U XXII World Congress of Philosophy: Rethinking Philosophy Today View Link
5 The Immateriality of Perception in Mulla Sadra and Berkeley 2016 8-9 September, 2016, University of Porto 2nd Portuguese Congress of Philosophy View Link
6 Plantinga on Foreknowledge and Free Will 2017 22-23 September 2017, Department of Phil Conference on Alvin Plantinga's Work in Philosophy of Religion View Link

Published books

Row Book title First publication # Publishing Related file Related link
1 1. Islamic and Western Colleges and Universities in the Middle Ages, by Prof. Karim Mojtahedi, with collabration H. Kalbasi, H. Taleb-Zadeh, A. Hesami-Far, M. Ilkhani, S. Ilkhani, 2001 Tehran: Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies (IHCS) ---
2 Alexander of Aphrodisias: the Great Commentator of Aristotle 2010 Tehran: Institute for Humanities and Cultural Studies (IHCS) ---

Managing executive records

Row Title of executive position From Till Name of the Organization/Institute Related file Related link
1 Head of the department of philosophy 2006 2011 Imam Khomeini International University ---
2 Deputy of the Faculty of Humanities 2013 2015 IKIU View Link
3 Vice-Chancellor in Cultural and Social Affaires 2015 Continued IKIU View Link