PHIL 208

Introduction to Arabic Philosophy

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

The fertile period of philosophy that followed directly upon the late ancient Greek philosophy. Topics may include: the way in which the Arabs inherited the ancient legacy; a problem-oriented approach to the thought of such major Muslim thinkers such as Farabi, Avicenna, Ghazali, and Averroes; comparison of Arab philosophy with medieval Latin and later European philosophy.

Undergraduate course in Philosophy offered by the Department of Philosophy in the Faculty of Humanities.

Summer Fall Spring

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