Falsafa and Law
The Oxford Handbook of Islamic Law, eds., Anver M. Emon and Rumee Ahmed, Forthcoming
33 Pages Posted: 19 Oct 2015 Last revised: 8 May 2016
Date Written: October 19, 2015
This chapter surveys the treatment of law within classical Islamic philosophy (falsafa), focusing on al-Fārābī, Ibn Sīna (Avicenna), Ibn Bājja (Avempace), Ibn Ṭufayl and Ibn Rushd (Averroes).
Keywords: Falsafa, Arabic philosophy, law
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