Aladdin M. Yaqub, Ph.D.
Logic, Truth Theory, Philosophy of Mathematics, Metaphysics, Islamic Philosophy and Theology

Recent Publications



An Introduction to Metalogic, Broadview Press, 2015.


Al-Ghazālī’s Moderation in Belief (Al-Iqtiṣād fī al-Iʿtiqād), Translation with an Interpretive Essay and Notes, The University of Chicago Press, 2013.


An Introduction to Logical Theory, Broadview Press, 2013.


Articles and Book Chapters


“Al-Ghazālī’s View on Causality,” in Occasionalism Revisited: New Essays from the Islamic and Western Philosophical Traditions, edited by Nazif Muhtaroglu, Kalam Research and Media, 2017, pp. 22–40.


“Mental Types: The Basic Arguments,” Review of Contemporary Philosophy 12 (2013): 11–29.


“On the Problem of the Intellective Soul in Aristotle,” Analysis and Metaphysics 11 (2012): 14–29.


“Al-Ghazālī’s Ethical Egoism and Divine Will,” in Monotheism and Ethics: Historical and Contemporary Intersections among Judaism, Christianity and Islam, edited by Y. Tzvi Langermann, Brill, 2012, pp. 163–196.


“The Virtue of Open-Mindedness,” Philosophy Study 2 (2012): 35–42.


“Al-Ghazālī’s Philosophers on the Divine Unity,” Arabic Sciences and Philosophy 20 (2010): 281–306.


“Two Types of Deflationism,” Synthese 165 (2008): 77–106