Al-Farabi, Founder of Islamic Neoplatonism

Pages: 174
Subject: Religion: Islam
Imprint: Oneworld

Al-Farabi, Founder of Islamic Neoplatonism

His Life, Works and Influence

Majid Fakhry

A comprehensive introduction to al-Farabi - the first Islamic philosopher to translate the works of Plato and Aristotle.
Paperback
9781851683024 (22 Jul 2002)
RRP £19.99 / US$24.99

The Book

The only comprehensive introduction to al-Farabi - the first Islamic philosopher to translate the works of Plato and Aristotle. This new survey from a leading scholar documents the philosopher's life, writings and achievements.

Additional Information

Subject Religion: Islam
Pages 174
Imprint Oneworld

 

About the Author

Majid Fakhry is Emeritus Professor at the American University of Beirut, Lebanon, and Adjunct Professor at Georgetown University, Washington, DC. He has also taught philosphy in Lebanon and the UK, and his publications include Averroes: His Life, Works and Influence.

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