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By Ahmed Alwishah,Josh Hayes

This quantity of essays by means of students in historical Greek, medieval, and Arabic philosophy examines the complete diversity of Aristotle's effect upon the Arabic culture. It explores imperative issues from Aristotle's corpus, together with good judgment, rhetoric and poetics, physics and meteorology, psychology, metaphysics, ethics and politics, and examines how those topics are investigated and built by means of Arabic philosophers together with al-Kindî, al-Fârâbî, Avicenna, al-Ghazâlî, Ibn Bâjja and Averroes. the amount additionally comprises 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 attract all those who find themselves drawn to the subjects, improvement and context of Aristotle's enduring legacy in the Arabic tradition.

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