Possible Worlds in the Tahafut al-Falasifa: Al-Ghazali on Creation and Contingency

@article{Kukkonen2000PossibleWI,
  title={Possible Worlds in the Tahafut al-Falasifa: Al-Ghazali on Creation and Contingency},
  author={Taneli Kukkonen},
  journal={Journal of the History of Philosophy},
  year={2000},
  volume={38},
  pages={479 - 502}
}
  • Taneli Kukkonen
  • Published 24 February 2005
  • Philosophy
  • Journal of the History of Philosophy
Seconde partie d'une etude consacree au debat opposant Al-Ghazâli et Averroes sur la question du fondement metaphysique des modalites. Apres les conceptions aristoteliciennes arabes de l'eternite du monde, l'A. presente la conception de la possibilite comme concevabilite et co-assertibilite defendue par Al-Ghazâli dans le «Tahâfut al-Falâsifa», commentee par Averroes dans le «Tahâfut al-Tahâfut». 

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