Dr. M. Legenhausen

    Dr. Muhammad Legenhausen is a Philosopher and an advocate of interfaith dialogue who teaches Islamic and western Philosophy, Logic, Ethics, Epistemology, Metaphysics, aesthetics, philosophy of religion and christianity at various universities, including Imam Khomeini Institute for education and research. He also taught some of these topics at Mofid Uniersity, tarbiat modares university, University of Qom, University of religions & denominations, research institute of Howzeh & University, international institute of Islamic studies, and research institute of Islamic culture & thought.



    • Mesbah Yazdi, M.T., Philosophical Instructions (translation by Muhammad Legenhausen & Azim Sarvdalir), Binghamton University & Brigham Young University, 1999

    • Jesus through the Qur'an and Shi'ite Narrations (translation by Muhammad Legenhausen & Muntazir Qa'im), Tahrike Tarsile Qur'an, Inc., 2005, (translated into Indonesian and Russian; the Russian translation won a Russian Publishers' Association book award).

    • Islam and Religious Pluralism, London: Al-Hoda, 1999, (translated into Persian, Arabic and Indonesian)

    • Contemporary Topics of Islamic Thought, Tehran: Al-Hoda, 2000, (translated into Persian)

    • "A Muslim's Proposal: Non- Reductive Religious Pluralism", (Islam and Global Dialogue, 2005)

    • Substance and Attribute: Western and Islamic Traditions in Dialogue, (Publications of the Austrian Ludwig Wittgenstein Society, Ontos Verlag, 2007)

    • Soul: A Comparative Approach, (De Gruyter, Berlin, 2010)

    • Peace and Justice: Essays from the Fourth Shi'i Muslim Mennonite Christian Dialogue, (Harry J. Huebner and Hajj Muhammad Legenhausen), Wipf & Stock Publ, Eugene, Oregon, 2018

    • On Being Human: Essays from the Fifth Shi'i Muslim Mennonite Christian Dialogue, (Harry J. Huebner and Hajj Muhammad Legenhausen), Wipf & Stock Publ, Eugene, Oregon, 2018

    • Jesus on Ethics: Forty Ahadith, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2015

    • Discussion on Islamic Thought, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2017

    • Hermeneutical principles in Islam, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2017

    • Islamic thought and contemporary, CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2017

    • The Gospel of the Shia of Ali (a), CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, 2014