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876 words, approx. 3 pages
Ibn BĀjjah IBN BĀJJAH (d. AH 533/1139 CE), known in Arabic as Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn Yaḥyā ibn al-Ṣāʾigh and in Latin as Avempace, was the... Read more
85 words, approx. 1 pages
Ibn Bajja c. 1095-c. 1138 Arab philosopher, also called Avempace, who defended Johannes Philoponus's critique of Aristotle's ideas concerning motion. Aristotle had asserted that a physic... Read more
783 words, approx. 3 pages
Ibn BĀjja(D. 533 Ah/1138 Ce) Abū-Bakr Muḥammad ibn Yaḥyā ibn al-Sāyigh ibn Bājja, the Islamic philosopher, was known to the medieval Scholastics as Ave... Read more
234 words, approx. 1 pages
Ibn BĀjja [addendum] One of the unusual aspects of Ibn Bājja's political philosophy is the doctrine that in imperfect societies the philosopher has the status of weeds or nawabit.... Read more
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