Alfarabi, Avicenna, and Averroes, on Intellect (inbunden)
Format
Inbunden (Hardback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
374
Utgivningsdatum
1992-11-01
Förlag
OUP USA
Illustrationer
black & white illustrations
Dimensioner
236 x 158 x 28 mm
Vikt
700 g
Antal komponenter
1
Komponenter
x363
ISBN
9780195074239
Alfarabi, Avicenna, and Averroes, on Intellect (inbunden)

Alfarabi, Avicenna, and Averroes, on Intellect

Their Cosmologies, Theories of the Active Intellect and Theories of Human Intellect

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The distinction between the potential intellect and the active intellect was first drawn by Aristotle. Medieval Islamic, Jewish, Christian philosophers, and European philosophers in the sixteenth century considered it a possible key to deciphering the nature of man and the universe. In this book, Herbert Davidson examines the treatment of intellect in Alfarabi (d. 950), Avicenna (980-1037) and Averroes (1126-1198), with particular attention to the way in which they
addressed the tangle of issues that grew up around the active intellect.
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