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Rediscovering Arabic Science
The magazine Saudi Aramco World published in May-June 2007 an interesting folder on Arabic and Islamic science. The folder of 20 pages consists of several articles illustrated with a rich iconography...
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Muslim Founders of Mathematics
The 7th to the 13th century was the golden age of Muslim learning. In mathematics they contributed and...
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Figure 1: Map of the expansion of the Islamic territories during the age of the Caliphs.
The Islamic Historical Literature
The narration of historical events and the reflexion upon their causes are old scholarly concerns since...
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Figure 1: View into Al-Azhar's courtyard. (Source).
Education in Islam - The Role of the Mosque
Islam prompted mankind to learn. Thus, from the beginning of Islamic history, the concrete symbol of Islam (...
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