12. Philosophy
(3,324 words)

In volume 1 | book 2, Islamic Literature in the Arabic Language | Section 1, The Classical Period from ca. 750 until ca. 1000

previous chapter | German edition

S. Munk, Des principaux philosophes arabes et leurs doctrines, in: Mélanges de philosophie juive et arabe, Paris 1859.

Goffredo Quadri, La filosofia degli Arabi nel suo fiore, I. dalle origini fino ad Averroe, II. Il Pensiero di Averroe, Florence 1939.

Apart from major medical works, these translators also supplied the Islamic world with important works in philosophy. Aristotelian logic had already stimula…

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Carl Brockelmann, “12. Philosophy”, in: Brockelmann in English: The History of the Arabic Written Tradition Online. Consulted online on 21 January 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2542-8098_breo_COM_121120>
First published online: 2017

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