Ibn Meskawayh

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Ibn Miskawayh – writing – Salma AMK...

Ibn Miskawayh was a Muslim intellectual who mostly based his works around metaphysical philosophy, ethics, and humanism. Besides being a philosopher/scientist, he also served as a government official (a Buwayhid official at Baghdad, Isfahan and Rayy). Ibn Miskawayh tried to associate Greek philosophers’ ideas to his own idea of Islam and the existence of God. Besides his philosophical and metaphysical views, Ibn Miskawayh had much to do with human ethics (which is considered his magnum opus)....