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  1. Kiki Kennedy-day (2010). The Cambridge Companion to Classical Islamic Theology Ed. Tim Winter, 2008. [REVIEW] Journal of Shi‘a Islamic Studies 3:239-241.
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  2. Kiki Kennedy-Day (2006). The Heart of Islamic Philosophy: The Quest for Self-Knowledge in the Teachings of Afdal Al-Din Kashani (Review). Philosophy East and West 56 (1):180-182.
  3. Kiki Kennedy-Day (2003). Books of Definition in Islamic Philosophy: The Limits of Words. Routledgecurzon.
    The first section of this book surveys the development of Islamic philosophy though an examination of the definitions for substance, cause and matter. These important philosophical terms were defined by each new generation of philosophers. The definitions show an awareness of Greek philosophy, but also take metaphysical thought into an Islamic matrix. In the second section the author translates Ibn Sina's Kitab al-hudud (Book of Definition) and puts the tenth-century philosopher in his proper geopolitical sphere. Questions of Ibn Sina' connection (...)
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  4. Kiki Kennedy-day (1995). Definition in the Philosophy of Al-Kindi, Al-Farabi, and Ibn Sina. Dissertation, New York University
    In this dissertation we observe the diachronic development of certain vocabulary items which form the basis of discourse in Islamic philosophy in the Arabic language. Using a set of philosophical terms from al-Kindi, al-Farabi and Ibn Sina we analyze the use of each term, first individually and then comparatively. To examine philosophical terms in their natural setting, we will look at the philosophers' own definitions of these terms. Thus, we observe how definitions and their use change over two centuries, both (...)
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