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By Ahmed Alwishah,Josh Hayes

This quantity of essays by way of students in old Greek, medieval, and Arabic philosophy examines the total diversity of Aristotle's impression upon the Arabic culture. It explores valuable subject matters from Aristotle's corpus, together with good judgment, rhetoric and poetics, physics and meteorology, psychology, metaphysics, ethics and politics, and examines how those issues are investigated and constructed through Arabic philosophers together with al-Kindî, al-Fârâbî, Avicenna, al-Ghazâlî, Ibn Bâjja and Averroes. the quantity 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 global to the interval in their integration and assimilation into Arabic philosophy. This wealthy and wide-ranging assortment will attract all those people who are drawn to the topics, improvement and context of Aristotle's enduring legacy in the Arabic tradition.

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