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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (1): 65–86.
Published: 01 May 2022
... gentil” offers a groundbreaking theory of nobility that philosophically conflates love with nobility. This article argues that the philosophical progress of the canzone presents an understanding of medical and scientific terminology that must be put in contact with Taddeo and his interest in Avicenna’s...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (1): 7–19.
Published: 01 May 2022
... of manuals in verse. 4 Avicenna’s intervention is particularly salient, since he engaged directly with Aristotelian poetics in his commentary on the treatise, but also wrote his own medical poem, the Cantica medicinae , which synthesized the material of his longer prose Canon medicinae into a short...
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Romanic Review (2022) 113 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 May 2022
... frequently rendered into verse. There are many examples of this practice, but the most illustrious is without a doubt Avicenna’s Medical Poem , which reads as a poetic summary of his encyclopedic textbook, Al Qanun Fi Al-Tibb ( The Canon of Medicine ). From such practice a specific genre came...
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Romanic Review (2000) 91 (4): 353–374.
Published: 01 November 2000
..., for instance, we close our eyes, dream or remember. ll Avicenna and Averroes, two major contributors to medieval optics, remember this mnemonic quality of the phantasm. 12 For Avicenna, sensible experience receives the shapes that imprint them- 9. Agamben Stanze (Paris: Bourgois, 1977) Note 21 p. 139. 10. Ibid...