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al-Fârâbi and Avicenna: Two Recent Contributions - Al-Fârâbi, Founder of Islamic Neoplatonism: His Life, Works and Influence, by Majid Fakhry. Great Islamic Thinkers. Oxford: Oneworld, 2002. 168 pages, index, appendix and bibliography. US $23.95 (Paper) ISBN 1-85168-302-X - Aspects of Avicenna, edited by Robert Wisnovsky. Princeton: Markus Wiener Publishers, 2001. Reprinted from Princeton Papers: Interdisciplinary Journal of Middle Eastern Studies, Vol. IX. 160 pages. US$16.95 (Paper) ISBN 1-55876-251-5

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Richard C. Taylor
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Marquette University

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1 See “al-Fârâbî”, in Encyclopaedia Iranica, Yarshater, Ehsan, ed. (New York, 1999), pp. 20829.Google Scholar The entire article with contributions by Gutas, Black, Druart, Sawa and Mahdi should be consulted.

2 See Geoffroy, Marc, “La tradition arabe du Peri nou d’Alexandre d’Aphrodise et les origines de la théorie ferabienne des quatre degrés de l’intellect,” in Aristotele e Alessandro di Afrodisia nella Tradizione Araba, D’Ancona, Cristina and Serra, Giuseppe, eds. (Subsidia Mediaevalia Patavina 3) (Padova, 2002), pp. 191231.Google Scholar

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6 Also see Black, Deborah L., Logic and Aristotle’s Rhetoric and Poetics in Medieval Arabic Philosophy. (Leiden, 1990).Google Scholar

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