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Summarised extracts from a full article: An Introduction to Muslim Science by Salah Zaimeche The brilliant Greek civilisation encompassed subjects such as philosophy, mathematics, geography, astronomy and medicine. Archimedes, Aristotle, Euclid, Socrates, Galen, and Ptolemy are...
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Summarised extracts from a full article: Al-Qayrawan (Tunisia) by Salah Zaimeche Qayrawan is, according to Al-Idrisi, 'mother of cities and capital of the land, is the greatest city in the Arab West, the most populated, prosperous and thriving with the most perfect buildings...' One...
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Summarised extracts from a full article: Aspects of the Islamic Influence on Science and Learning in the Christian West (12th-13th century) by Salah Zaimeche   Traditional Western History The history of science and civilisation according to traditional Western writing and...
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Summarised extracts from a full article: Aspects of the Islamic Influence on Science and Learning in the Christian West (12th-13th century) by Salah Zaimeche   A general picture of the legacy of the East before and during Islamic times is described by Wickens: “In the...
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Summarised extracts from a full article: Aspects of the Islamic Influence on Science and Learning in the Christian West (12th-13th century) by Salah Zaimeche The role of Sicily in the transfer of Muslim science to the West has been well studied by Michelle Amari, but unfortunately...
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Summarised extracts from a full article: Aspects of the Islamic Influence on Science and Learning in the Christian West (12th-13th century) by Salah Zaimeche   The best work on the influence of the Eastern Islamic thought on Western Christendom during the Crusades is by a German:...
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Summarised extracts from a full article: Aspects of the Islamic Influence on Science & Learning in the Christian West by Salah Zaimeche Although translations of Islamic science were undertaken in Barcelona, Tarazon, Segovia, Leon, Pamplona, Toulouse, Beziers, Narbonne and Marseille, the...
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Summarised extracts from a full article: Aspects of the Islamic Influence on Science and Learning in the Christian West (12th-13th century) by Salah Zaimeche There are many excellent works that can serve future researchers interested in this subject. Sarton’s ‘Introduction to the History...
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Summarised extracts from a full article: The Question is...? Myths and Fallacies Surrounding the Decline of Muslim Civilisation by Salah Zaimeche If the Muslims are so good, and did so much, as this web site is arguing, then, why is the Muslim world locked in the poor state it is? Why...
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Summarised extracts from a full article: The Question is...? Myths and Fallacies Surrounding the Decline of Muslim Civilisation by Salah Zaimeche It has been noted by several Western historians such as Shaw that: [Islam] could not rule since the barbarians (Turks, Berbers, etc.) took...
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