By Soheil M. Afnan

This ebook, first released in 1958, examines the lifestyles and works of Avicenna, essentially the most provocative figures within the historical past of concept within the East. It exhibits him within the correct old viewpoint, because the manufactured from the effect of Greek concept on Islamic teachings opposed to the heritage of the Persian Renaissance within the 10th century. His perspective could be of steerage to these within the East who're assembly the problem of Western civilization; and to these within the West who've but to discover a foundation on which to harmonize clinical with religious values.

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