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Ibn Sīnā: A Very Short Introduction


Ibn Sīnā: A Very Short Introduction

Prof Peter Adamson

Very Short Introductions

  • Accessible introduction to one of the most important philosophers of the Islamic world
  • Makes a case that Ibn Sīnā was the most influential medieval thinker of any culture
  • Critically evaluates some of his most important arguments and ideas, and discusses his legacy
  • Analyses the relationship between Ibn Sīnā and Islamic theology
  • Shows the connections between Ibn Sīnā and the history of European philosophy
  • Part of the Very Short Introductions series - over ten million copies sold worldwide.