What is the Atlas of Islamic Thought? An Interview with Ibrahim Halil Ucer

“We have prepared this project to position Islamic philosophy to its rightfully earned place in the general history of philosophy. As long as we don’t position Islamic philosophy and sciences in the general history of thought, we won’t be able to regain our historical consciousness and to dare to think,” says Ibrahim Halil Ucer, the project coordinator of the Atlas of Islamic Thought.

The Atlas of Islamic Thought

After three years of intensive work, the Atlas of Islamic Thought project, has finally come to an end. This project is the result of collective work, with the contribution of over 200 people, most of them are scholars from different fields. The project endeavors to revitalize the lost tradition with an emphasis on historical continuity in the Islamic scientific tradition.