Download e-book for kindle: Aristotle and the Arabic Tradition by Ahmed Alwishah,Josh Hayes

By Ahmed Alwishah,Josh Hayes

This quantity of essays via students in old Greek, medieval, and Arabic philosophy examines the entire variety of Aristotle's effect upon the Arabic culture. It explores relevant issues from Aristotle's corpus, together with common sense, rhetoric and poetics, physics and meteorology, psychology, metaphysics, ethics and politics, and examines how those topics are investigated and constructed by way of Arabic philosophers together with al-Kindî, al-Fârâbî, Avicenna, al-Ghazâlî, Ibn Bâjja and Averroes. the amount additionally contains essays which explicitly concentration upon the historic reception of Aristotle, from the time of the Greek and Syriac transmission of his texts into the Islamic international to the interval in their integration and assimilation into Arabic philosophy. This wealthy and wide-ranging assortment will entice all those who find themselves attracted to the topics, improvement and context of Aristotle's enduring legacy in the Arabic tradition.

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