celebrated philosopher and physician philosopher (d. 1037).
AVICENNA, the Latin form of the name of the celebrated philosopher and physician of the Islamic world, Abū ʿAlī Ḥosayn Ebn Sīnā (b. Bukhara 370/980[?], d. Hamadān 428/1037).
i. Introductory note.
vii. Practical sciences.
viii. Mathematics and physical sciences.
x. Medicine and biology.
xi. Persian works.
xii. The impact of Avicenna’s philosophical works on the West.
xiii. The influence of Avicenna on medical studies in the West.
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