A ‘Gap-Filling’ Book on Islamic Economic Thought This book is a collection of previously-published papers on the origins of economic thought discovered in the writings of some prominent Islamic scholars belonging to the five centuries prior to the... Read More >>>
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Figure 1: Sarajevo skyline. (Source: http://www.skyscrapercity.com/showthread.php?t=597483&page=66).
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Figure 1: Frontispiece of the Latin translation of a medical work by Ibn Zuhr, the De Cognitu difficilibus (Venice, 1628).
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This paper describes the results of a novel research on the...
Figure 1. A class at the Gazanfar Aga Madrasa. Topkapi Palace Museum Library, H. 889.
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This short article describes the high regard with which...
Figure 1: Statue of Ibn Khaldun in Tunis. (Source).
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