The Reception of Aristotle's Metaphysics in Avicenna's Kitab al-Sifa: A Milestone of Western Metaphysical Thought (Islamic Philosophy, Theology, and Science) by Amos Bertolacci


  • Author: Amos Bertolacci
  • eBook title: The Reception of Aristotle's Metaphysics in Avicenna's Kitab al-Sifa: A Milestone of Western Metaphysical Thought (Islamic Philosophy, Theology, and Science)
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  • Subcategory: Humanities
  • ISBN: 900414899X
  • ISBN13: 978-9004148994
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The Reception of Aristotle's Metaphysics in Avicenna's Kitab al-Sifa: A Milestone of Western Metaphysical Thought (Islamic Philosophy, Theology, and Science)
The systematic comparison of Avicenna’s Ilahiyyat of the Šifa' with Aristotle’sMetaphysics, accomplished for the first time in the present volume, provides a detailed account of Avicenna’s reworking of the epistemological profile and contents of theMetaphysics and a comprehensive investigation of this latter’s transmission in pre-Avicennian Greek and Arabic philosophy.


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