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, d. 950, Islamic philosopher. He studied in Baghdad and later flourished in Aleppo as a sufi mystic (see Sufism). He died in Damascus. Al-Farabi was the author of an encyclopedic work drawn largely from Aristotle; he was one of the earliest Islamic thinkers to
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Joep Lameer, Al-Farabi and Aristiotelian Suyllogistics: Greek Theory and Islamic Practice (Leiden: E.
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Beirut, Lebanon: Al-Farabi Publishing, 1971 (Arabic).
Forum will continue its work on May 22-23 at the Al-Farabi Kazakh National University in Almaty.
He expressed these views while addressing a seminar on Disability and Workforce organized by monthly Special Pakistan at the auditorium of Al-Farabi Special Education Centre here on Wednesday.
Grant offers extended discussions of the work of al-Kindi, al-Razi, al-Farabi, ibn Sina, and ibn Rushd, and goes on to describe the suspicion and often outright hostility accorded the natural philosophers within Islam.
Moreover, there were two reasons at least that the Hellenistic approach to philosophy stopped finding champions such as al-Farabi or Ibn Rushd: the development of other strands of philosophy, as those indicated previously, and the victory of several forms of Avicennism.
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ISLAMABAD, December 06, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Pakistan Bait ul Maal distributed cheques Rs 6000 each among 165 children of Al-Farabi Special Education Center Islamabad for buying winter uniforms here on Monday.
The event was organized by the al-Farabi Kazakh National University and the Kazakhstan Institute for Strategic Studies with the support of the OSCE Centre in Astana.
It is the history of the transmission of this text and its summaries and their use by Muslim philosophers such as al-Kindi, al-Farabi, al-Amiri, Miskawayh, Ibn Sina (Avicenna), Ibn Bajja, and Ibn Rushd (Averroes) that Dunlop traces in his learned introduction to this text.
00--With the publication of the paperback edition of this book, Oxford University Press has made readily available a monograph that covers a period of political philosophy many would have assumed did not exist, namely Neoplatonic political philosophy from Plotinus to the Arabic philosopher al-Farabi.