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By Ahmed Alwishah,Josh Hayes

ISBN-10: 1107101735

ISBN-13: 9781107101739

ISBN-10: 1107499224

ISBN-13: 9781107499225

This quantity of essays by means of students in historical Greek, medieval, and Arabic philosophy examines the whole diversity of Aristotle's impression upon the Arabic culture. It explores significant topics from Aristotle's corpus, together with good judgment, rhetoric and poetics, physics and meteorology, psychology, metaphysics, ethics and politics, and examines how those issues are investigated and constructed through Arabic philosophers together with al-Kindî, al-Fârâbî, Avicenna, al-Ghazâlî, Ibn Bâjja and Averroes. the quantity additionally contains essays which explicitly concentration upon the ancient reception of Aristotle, from the time of the Greek and Syriac transmission of his texts into the Islamic global to the interval in their integration and assimilation into Arabic philosophy. This wealthy and wide-ranging assortment will entice all people who find themselves drawn to the topics, improvement and context of Aristotle's enduring legacy in the Arabic tradition.

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