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Before and after Avicenna : proceedings of the First Conference of the Avicenna Study Group

Author: David C Reisman; Ahmed H Al-Rahim; Avicenna Study Group. Conference
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2003.
Series: Islamic philosophy, theology, and science, v. 52.
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This collection of papers addresses a variety of aspects of the life and thought of the medieval philosopher Avicenna including his reception of Classical philosophy, his views on topics such as  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Conference proceedings
Congresses
Named Person: Avicenna; Avicenna
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David C Reisman; Ahmed H Al-Rahim; Avicenna Study Group. Conference
ISBN: 9004129782 9789004129788
OCLC Number: 51800350
Description: xix, 302 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: Before Avicenna --
Avicenna's Treatment of Aristotelian Modals A Study based on Conversion Rules and the Barbara Problematic / Asad Q. Ahmed --
Some Texts of Aristotle's Metaphysics in the Ilahiyat of Avicenna's Kitab as-Sifa' / Amos Bertolacci --
Towards a History of Avicenna's Distinction between Immanent and Transcendent Causes / Robert Wisnovsky --
Intellect versus Active Intellect: Plotinus and Avicenna / Rahim Acar --
The Age of Avicenna --
Stealing Avicenna's Books: A Study of the Historical Sources for the Life and Times of Avicenna / David C. Reisman --
Rocks in the Heavens?! The Encounter between 'Abd al-Gabbar and Ibn Sina / Alnoor Dhanani --
Medical Theory and Scientific Method in the Age of Avicenna / Dimitri Gutas --
Bodies, Souls and Resurrection in Avicenna's ar-Risala al-Adhawiya fi amr al-maad / Tariq Jaffer --
After Avicenna --
Bahmanyar ibn Marzuban: A Faithful Disciple of Ibn Sina? / Jules Janssens --
Fahr ad-Din ar-Razi's Critique of Ibn Sina's Argument for the Unity of God in the Isarat, and Nasir ad-Din at-Tusi's Defence / Toby Mayer --
The Twelver-Sii Reception of Avicenna in the Mongol Period / Ahmed H. Al-Rahim --
Process Metaphysics in Islam? Avicenna and Mulla Sadra on Intensification in Being / Sajjad Rizvi --
The Reception of Ibn Sina in Syriac: The Case of Gregory Barhebraeus / Hidemi Takahashi.
Series Title: Islamic philosophy, theology, and science, v. 52.
Responsibility: edited by David C. Reisman ; with the assistance of Ahmed H. Al-Rahim.

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