Author: Majid Fakhry
Publisher: Oneworld Publications (January 2002)
Pages: 187 Binding: Paperback
Description from the publisher:
This book provides a comprehensive overview of the life, times, and achievements of Averroes, a twelfth-century Muslim philosopher whose ideas were so controversial that his books were burnt not once, but twice. A fascinating introduction that covers all the key issues and underlines the importance of Islamic philosophy as a vital ingredient in contemporary Western culture.