Reading Hayy Ibn-Yaqẓān: a cross-cultural history of autodidacticism

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Ben-Zaken, Avner 1967-
Format: Print Book
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Published: Baltimore, Md. [u.a.] Johns Hopkins University Press 2011
In:Year: 2011
Reviews:[Rezension von: Ben-Zaken, Avner, Reading Ḥayy Ibn-Yaqẓān: A Cross-Cultural History of Autodidacticism] (2012) (Ng, Su Fang)
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Ibn-Ṭufail, Muḥammad Ibn-ʿAbd-al-Malik 1115-1186, Ḥayy Ibn-Yaqẓān / Knowledge / Knowledge / Autodidakt / Islamic philosophy
Further subjects:B Islamic philosophy
B Islamic Philosophy
B Ibn Ṭufayl, Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Malik, d. 1185 Risālat Ḥayy ibn Yaqẓān
B Ibn Ṭufayl, Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd al-Malik -1185 Risālat Ḥayy ibn Yaqẓān
Item Description:Formerly CIP Uk. - Includes bibliographical references and index. - Introduction : the pursuit for the "natural-self" -- Taming the mystic (Marrakesh, 1160s) -- Climbing the ladder of philosophy (Barcelona, 1348) -- Defying authority, defying predestination and conquering nature (Florence, 1493) -- Employing the self and experimenting with nature (Oxford, 1671) -- Conclusion : sampling the history of autodidacticism