Works by Ibn Ṭufayl, Muḥammad ibn ʿAbd al-Malik, 1110‒1185  as author | 2
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أمراض العين في أرجوزة ابن الطفيل

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1985 Single work   ➥ Early work : Editions | 1
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Ḥayy ibn Yaqẓān

The Arabic philosophical fable Hayy Ibn Yaqzan is a classic of medieval Islamic philosophy. Ibn Tufayl (d. 1185), the Andalusian philosopher, tells of a child raised by a doe on an equatorial island who grows up to discover the truth about the world and his own place in it, unaided—but also unimpeded—by society, language, or tradition. Hayy’s discoveries about God, nature, and man challenge the va... more

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before 1185 Single work   ➥ Early work : Editions | 12 ; Translations | 9

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