Context and Background:
P. Adamson and R.C. Taylor, eds., The Cambridge Companion to Arabic Philosophy (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2005)
Jules L. Janssens, An Annotated Bibliography on Ibn Sina (1970-1989). Including Arabic and Persian publications and Turkish and Russian references (Leuven, Leuven University Press, 1991)
Jules L. Janssens, An Annotated Bibliography on Ibn Sina. First supplement (1990-1994) (Louvain-La-Neuve: Fédération Internationale des Instituts d'Études médiévales, 1999)
Interpretations of Avicenna:
Herbert Alan Davidson, Avicenna's proof of the existence of God as a necessarily existent Being. In Islamic Philosophical Theology. Edited by Parviz Morewedge. (Albany: State University of New York Press 1979. pp. 165-187)
Herbert Alan Davidson, Avicenna's proof of the existence of a Being Necessarily Existent by Virtue of Itself. In Proofs for Eternity, Creation and the Existence of God in Medieval Islamic and Jewish Philosophy (Oxford: Oxford University Press 1987. pp. 281-310)
Herbert Alan Davidson, Alfarabi, Avicenna, and Averroes on Intellect:Their Cosmologies, Theories of the Active Intellect and Theories of Human Intellect (New York: Oxford University Press 1992)
Nader El-Bizri, The Phenomenological Quest between Avicenna and Heidegger (Binghamton, N. Y.: Global Publications SUNY, 2000)
Nader El-Bizri, ‘Avicenna and Essentialism’, Review of Metaphysics, Vol. 54 (2001), pp. 753-778
Nader El-Bizri, ‘Being and Necessity: A Phenomenological Investigation of Avicenna’s Metaphysics and Cosmology’, in Islamic Philosophy and Occidental Phenomenology on the Perennial Issue of Microcosm and Macrocosm, ed. A.-T. Tymieniecka (Dordrecht: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2006), pp. 243-261
J. McGinnis and D.C. Reisman (ed. and trans.), Classical Arabic Philosophy: An Anthology of Sources (Indianapolis: Hackett, 2007)
The Metaphysics of the Healing (Provo, Utah: Brigham Young University Press, 2005)
A parallel English-Arabic text translated, introduced and annotated by Michael E. Marmura
General English monograph on Avicenna:
L.E. Goodman, Avicenna (London: Routledge, 1992)
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