• ‹al-istiṭāʿa› between kalām and falsafa

    Author(s):
    Gregor M. Schwarb (see profile)
    Date:
    2017
    Group(s):
    Christian Arabic Studies, Islamicate Studies, Late Antiquity
    Subject(s):
    Ancient philosophy, Ethics, History of philosophy
    Item Type:
    Conference paper
    Conf. Title:
    Rationalité plurielle Sciences, philosophie et kalam dans l\'Islam classique, 9e colloque international de la Société Internationale d\'Histoire des Sciences et de la Philosophie Arabes et Islamiques (S. I. H. S. P. A. I.)
    Conf. Org.:
    Société Internationale d\'Histoire des Sciences et de la Philosophie Arabes et Islamiques (S. I. H. S. P. A. I.)
    Conf. Loc.:
    Paris, Institut du Monde Arabe (8 octobre 2014) / Univ. Paris Diderot-Paris 7 (9 et 10 octobre)
    Conf. Date:
    8-10 October 2014
    Tag(s):
    Aristotle's action theory, history of philosophy, islam
    Permanent URL:
    http://dx.doi.org/10.17613/M6V510
    Abstract:
    Surveys the Begriffsgeschichte of istiṭāʿah (< τὸ αὐτεξούσιον; τὸ ἐφ´ ἡμῖν) in antique and late antique philosophical and theological/patristic texts, the Syriac&Arabic reception history of the Nicomachean Ethics, Alexander of Aphrodisias's Maqāla fī l-istiṭāʿa, Nemesius of Emesa's K. Ṭabīʿat al-insān, and early Christian-Arabic literature, and critically considers real and alleged historical and conceptual relations to the notion of istiṭāʿa in Muʿtazilī theories of human agency.
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