Introduction to the Study of Averroes

By David Wirmer

Who is Averroes? What did he do? Why should his writings be studied? And what for does one need the Digital Averroes Research Environment? This survey article on the life and works of Averroes will address these and some similar questions. It is intended as an aide memoire for scholars, a useful tool for teachers, and an invitation for readers. For the time being this article is a mere sketch, to be completed as soon as possible.


  1. Introduction
  2. Biography
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