Ibn Tufayl's Hayy Ibn Yaqzan: A Philosophical Tale - Goodman, Lenn Evan (Translated by)

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 ...

Ibn Tufayl's Hayy Ibn Yaqzan: A Philosophical Tale 2009, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226303109

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