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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