Avicenna (Ibn Sina): Selected full-text books and articles
Allegory and Philosophy in Avicenna (Ibn Sina): With a Translation of the Book of the Prophet Muhammad's Ascent to Heaven University of Pennsylvania Press, 1992
Knowing the Unknowable God: Ibn-Sina, Maimonides, Aquinas University of Notre Dame Press, 1986
An Anthology of Philosophy in Persia Oxford University Press, vol.1, 1999PRIMARY SOURCE
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 11 "Ibn Sina"
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The Age of Faith: A History of Medieval Civilization -Christian, Islamic, and Judaic - from Constantine to Dante: A.D. 325-1300 Simon and Schuster, 1950
Librarian’s tip: Chap. XII "Thought and Art in Eastern Islam: 632-1058"
Islamic Philosophy and Theology: An Extended Survey Edinburgh University Press, 1985 (2nd edition)
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 11 "Flowering of Philosophy"
The Columbia History of Western Philosophy Columbia University Press, 1999
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 2 "Medieval Islamic and Jewish Philosophy"
Augustine to Galileo: The History of Science, A.D. 400- 1650 William Heinemann, 1952
Philosophers and Religious Leaders Oryx Press, 1999
Librarian’s tip: Discussion of Avicenna begins on p. 19
The 'Organon' of Aristotle in the Medieval Oriental and Occidental Traditions The Journal of the American Oriental Society, Vol. 116, No. 1, January-March 1996PEER-REVIEWED PERIODICAL
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Avicenna and Essentialism The Review of Metaphysics, Vol. 54, No. 4, June 2001
A Genealogy of Nihilism: Philosophies of Nothing and the Difference of Theology Routledge, 2002
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 1 "Towards Nothing: Plotinus, Avicenna, Ghent, Scotus and Ockham
A Comparative History of World Philosophy: From the Upanishads to Kant State University of New York Press, 1998
Librarian’s tip: Chap. 9 "Religio-Philosophical Synthesis: Udayana, Chu Hsi, Avicenna, Maimonides, Aquinas"
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