About the Views of a

Apie „Dorybingojo miesto" gyventojų pažiūras
About the Views of a "Virtous City" Inhabitants

Author(s): Abu Nasr al-Farabi
Contributor(s): Linas Kondratas (Translator)
Subject(s): Metaphysics, Social Philosophy, Ancient Philosphy, Middle-East Philosophy, Ontology
Published by: Visuomeninė organizacija »LOGOS«
Keywords: Chief; qualities; intelligence; Virtous City; imagination;

Summary/Abstract: In the part of his book published in this number, al-Farabi presents a classification of non-virtuous and corrupt cities, and later goes on to an analysis of the way of the soul towards the immaterial state and the state of the soul after death, compares the way towards the perfection of the soul with the way of a craftsman or artisan, and compares the state of the non-virtuous soul to that of bodily sickness.

  • Issue Year: 2003
  • Issue No: 34
  • Page Range: 216-222
  • Page Count: 7
  • Language: Lithuanian