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Invading in/from the 'Holy Land': Apocalyptic Metatext(s)

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He is regarded as the most famous and influential polymath of the Islamic Golden Age in which the translations of Greco-Roman, Persian, and Indian texts were studied extensively. Yet the passion, commitment, and brilliance of those who devoted their lives to this work must be recognized and admired. His Discussiones peripateticae (Peripatetic Discussions) provides a close comparison of the views of Aristotle and Plato on a wide range of philosophical issues, arguing that Plato’s views are preferable on all counts.

Pages: 108

Publisher: LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing (September 19, 2013)

ISBN: 3659471887

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