Ibn Bajjah

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Avempace - Astronomy
... Maimonides wrote the following on the planetary model proposed by Ibn Bajjah "I have heard that Abu Bakr discovered a system in which no epicycles occur, but eccentric spheres are not ... observation." In his commentary on Aristotle's Meteorology, Ibn Bajjah presented his own theory on the Milky Way galaxy ... On the other hand, Aristotle's Arabic commentator Ibn al-Bitriq considered "the Milky Way to be a phenomenon exclusively of the heavenly spheres, not of the upper part of the ...
Averroes - Biography
... believed that he was perhaps once tutored by Ibn Bajjah (Avempace) ... His medical education was directed under Abu Jafar ibn Harun of Trujillo in Seville ... Averroes began his career with the help of Ibn Tufail ("Aben Tofail" to the West), the author of Hayy ibn Yaqdhan and philosophic vizier of Almohad king Abu Yaqub Yusuf who was an amateur of ...