Abd al-Rahman al Naqib

Abd al-Rahman al-Naqib was Professor and Director of the Department of Educational Fundamentals at Mansoura University in Egypt. Author of numerous articles and books, he has participated in several national and international conferences on education. Among his works are: Ibn Sina's Educational Philosophy; Muslim Theoretical and Practical Medical Training; Studies on Islamic Education; The Degree of Islamic Involvement among Students; and Islamic Education: Vocation and Structure (all in Arabic).


Table of contents 1. Introduction 2. The man and his age 3. The philosophical foundations of Ibn Sina's educational views 3.1. His view of the human being 3.2. The relationship between the mental faculties and the body 3.3. Is the human being good or evil by nature? 3.4. The social nature...