The case of rhyme versus reason : Ibn al-Rūmī and his poetics in context / by Robert C. McKinney.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: McKinney, Robert C., 1954-
Format: eBook
Published: Leiden ; Boston, MA : Brill, 2004.
Series:Brill studies in Middle Eastern literatures ; v. 28.
Online Access:Click for online access
Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments; General Notes; Preface; Ibn al-Rumi, The Poet; 1-A Birth, Family, Education, Intellectual Orientation, Death; 1-B The Poet's Persona as Constructed, Interpreted and Preserved by Later Generations in the Akhbar; 1-C The Poet's Reception; 1-D The "Greek Thesis"; 1-E The Case of Rhyme vs. Reason (Opening Statement); Ibn al-Rumi, The Times; 2-A Introduction; 2-B The Translation Movement; 2-C The Munazarah; 2-D Passive Reception of the Hellenic Legacy vs. Active and Creative Appropriation; 2-E The Immediate Literary and Intellectual Environment; The Argument.