The Propositional Logic of Avicenna

A Translation from al-Shifāʾ: al-Qiyās with Introduction, Commentary and Glossary

  • Authors
  • Nabil Shehaby

Part of the Synthese Historical Library book series (SYHL, volume 7)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XIII
  2. Introduction

    1. Nabil Shehaby
      Pages 1-29
  3. Translation Al-Qiyās

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 201-201
    2. Book V

    3. Book VI

    4. Book VII

    5. Book VIII

    6. Book IX

  4. Back Matter
    Pages 215-295

About this book


The main purpose of this work is to provide an English translation of and commentary on a recently published Arabic text dealing with con­ ditional propositions and syllogisms. The text is that of A vicenna (Abu represents his views on the subject as they were held throughout his life.


conditional issue logic media predicative proposition reduction singular subject syllogism translation truth will

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1973
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-94-010-2626-0
  • Online ISBN 978-94-010-2624-6
  • Series Print ISSN 0082-111X
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