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Alfarabi: "Philosophy of Plato and Aristotle" (Agora Editions)

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This long-awaited reissue of the 1969 Cornell edition of Alfarabi's Philosophy of Plato and Aristotle contains Muhsin Muhdi's substantial original introduction and a new foreword by Charles E. Butterworth and Thomas L. Pangle. The three parts of the book, "Attainment of Happiness", "Philosophy of Plato", and "Philosophy of Aristotle", provide a philosophical foundation for Alfarabi's political works.

Table of Contents

The attainment of happiness — The philosophy of Plato, its parts, the ranks of order of its parts, from the beginning to the end — The philosopy of Aristotle, the parts of his philosophy, the ranks of order of its parts, the position from which he started and the one he reached.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780801487163
Translator:
Mahdi, Muhsin
Foreword:
Butterworth, Charles E.
Translator:
Mahdi, Muhsin
Foreword by:
Pangle, Thomas L.
Foreword by:
Butterworth, Charles E.
Foreword:
Butterworth, Charles E.
Foreword:
Pangle, Thomas L.
Author:
Mahdi, Muhsin
Author:
Farabi
Foreword:
Pangle, Thomas L.
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Location:
Ithaca, N.Y.
Subject:
Philosophy, ancient
Subject:
Eastern
Subject:
Happiness
Subject:
History & Surveys - Ancient & Classical
Subject:
History & Surveys - General
Subject:
Eastern - General
Subject:
Aristotle
Subject:
Philosophy-Surveys
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Rev. ed.
Edition Description:
Rev
Series:
Agora Editions
Series Volume:
no. 1
Publication Date:
20020331
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
192
Dimensions:
8.25x5.53x.51 in. .50 lbs.

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