This October, the OUP Philosophy team honors al-Kindī (c. 800-870) as their Philosopher of the Month. Known as the “first philosopher of the Arabs,” al-Kindī was one of the most important mathematicians, physicians, astronomers and philosophers of his time.
How much do you know about al-Kindī? Test your knowledge of this celebrated Arab philosopher with our quiz!
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