Averroes

Pages: 224
Subject: Philosophy
Imprint: Oneworld
Illustrations: Illustrations

Averroes

His Life, Work and Influence

Majid Fakhry

This stimulating book covers all area of the twelfth century Muslim philosopher's life from his transmission of Aristotelian thought to the Western world, to his conflict with the Ash'arite theologians.
Paperback
9781851682690 (30 Jul 2001)
RRP £16.99 / US$29.95

The Book

This stimulating book covers all area of the twelfth century Muslim philosopher's life from his transmission of Aristotelian thought to the Western world, to his conflict with the Ash'arite theologians.

Additional Information

Subject Philosophy
Pages 224
Imprint Oneworld
Illustrations Illustrations

 

About the Author

Majid Fakhry is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at Georgetown University, Washington D.C. He has been a lecturer in philosophy in Lebanon and the UK, as well as in the US. His publications include A History of Islamic Philosophy, Ethical Theories in Islam and Islamic Philosophy, Theology and Mysticism: A Short Introduction.

Reviews

‘A concise yet powerful representation of Averroes’ thought and Islamic philosophy in general.’

- Journal of Islamic Philosophy

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