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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 impact upon the Arabic culture. It explores primary subject matters from Aristotle's corpus, together with common sense, 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 contains essays which explicitly concentration upon the ancient 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 people who find themselves drawn to the topics, improvement and context of Aristotle's enduring legacy in the Arabic tradition.

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