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Self-awareness in Islamic philosophy : Avicenna and beyond

Author: Jari Kaukua
Publisher: Cambridge, United Kingdom : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book investigates the emergence and development of a distinct concept of self-awareness in pre-modern Islamic philosophy.

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Additional Physical Format: (DLC) 2014023812
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jari Kaukua
ISBN: 131620491X 9781316204917
OCLC Number: 900827932
Description: 1 online resource (x, 257 pages .)
Contents: Introduction; 1. Preliminary observations: self-cognition and Avicennian psychology; 2. Avicenna and the phenomenon of self-awareness: the experiential basis of the flying man; 3. Self-awareness as existence: Avicenna on the individuality of an incorporeal substance; 4. In the first person: Avicenna's concept of self-awareness reconstructed; 5. Self-awareness without substance: from Abu al-Barakat al-Baghdadi to Suhrawardi; 6. Self-awareness, presence, appearance: the ishraqi context; 7. Mulla Sadra on self-awareness; 8. The self reconsidered: Sadrian revisions to the Avicennian concept; Conclusion: who is the I?; Appendix: Arabic terminology related to self-awareness; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: Jari Kaukua.

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