Karaca, Faruk
January 2006
Ekev Academic Review;Winter2006, Vol. 10 Issue 26, p75
Academic Journal
In spite of death was common fate of whole humankind, human is unique existence who knows that he will die. This situation gives rise to different emotions in human. The most evident and important of these emotions is death fear. Death has always been taken seriously and some alternatives have been offered from different perspectives that alleviate death fear in history. This article, which look like an interview about this matter with Ibn Sina, a famous Turkish-Ä°slam philosopher, puts forward opinions of him about death fear and compare his thoughts with modern thanatological researches.


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