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Medieval Islamic Philosophical Writings

Medieval Islamic Philosophical Writings (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy) Although strongly influenced by Greek thought, Islamic philosophers also developed an original philosophical culture of their own which flourished from the ninth through the fourteenth century. This volume offers new translations of philosophical writings by Farabi, Ibn Sina (Avicenna), Ghazali, Ibn Tufayl, and Ibn […]

  • Muhammad Ali Khalidi
  • 978-0-511-08057-9
  • Cambridge University Press
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Medieval Islamic Philosophical Writings
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    Medieval Islamic Philosophical Writings (Cambridge Texts in the History of Philosophy) Although strongly influenced by Greek thought, Islamic philosophers also developed an original philosophical culture of their own which flourished from the ninth through the fourteenth century. This volume offers new translations of philosophical writings by Farabi, Ibn Sina (Avicenna), Ghazali, Ibn Tufayl, and Ibn Rushd (Averroes). A historical and philosophical introduction sets the writings in context and traces their preoccupations and their achievements.

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    • Muhammad Ali Khalidi
    • 978-0-511-08057-9
    • Cambridge University Press
    • 2005
    • U.K.
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