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Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology)

by George Saliba

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Published by The MIT Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history: c 500 to c 1500,
  • History of science,
  • Islamic studies,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • c 1500 to c 1600,
  • Science,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Europe,
  • Middle East,
  • History,
  • Medieval,
  • Middle East - General,
  • Science / History,
  • Islam and science,
  • Islamic countries,
  • Science, Medieval

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9858937M
    ISBN 100262195577
    ISBN 109780262195577

    Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance will disappoint a reader seeking a subtle, probing discussion of Islamic thought and Greek philosophy, or an understanding of how these two worlds came together. One significant defect is the author's reluctance to discuss the religious affiliations of his : Toby E. Huff.   Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance is not well titled. It deals almost entirely with astronomy, as an example of a hoped-for later reconstruction of all of Islamic science. More importantly, while Saliba does deal with the impact of Islamic astronomy on .

      Review a Brill Book; Making Sense of Illustrated Handwritten Archives; FAQ; Search. Close Search. Advanced Search Help Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance in Early Science and Medicine. Author: John Walbridge 1 View More View Less Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance in Early Science and Medicine Cited by: 1. Islamic science and the making of the European Renaissance [electronic resource] / George Saliba. Main author: Saliba, George. Corporate Author: Ebook Central Academic Complete., ProQuest (Firm) Format: eBook Online access: Connect to electronic book via Ebook Central.

    George Saliba is a Professor of Arabic and Islamic Science at the Department of Middle East and Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University, New York, /5. He argues further that there was an organic relationship between the Islamic scientific thought that developed in the later centuries and the science that came into being in Europe during the outlines the conventional accounts of Islamic science, then discusses their shortcomings and proposes an alternate narrative.


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Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance (Transformations: Studies in the History of Science and Technology) by George Saliba Download PDF EPUB FB2

The rise and fall of the Islamic scientific tradition, and the relationship of Islamic science to European science during the Renaissance. The Islamic scientific tradition has been described many times in accounts of Islamic civilization and general histories of science, with most authors tracing its beginnings to the appropriation of ideas from other ancient civilizations―the Cited by: Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance Book Description: The Islamic scientific tradition has been described many times in accounts of Islamic civilization and general histories of science, with most authors tracing its beginnings to the appropriation of ideas from other ancient civilizations--the Greeks in particular.

The rise and fall of the Islamic scientific tradition, and the relationship of Islamic science to European science during the Renaissance.

The Islamic scientific tradition has been described many times in accounts of Islamic civilization and general histories of science, with most authors tracing its beginnings to the appropriation of ideas from other ancient civilizations—the Greeks in particular. Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance by George Saliba.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Start by marking “Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance” as Want to Read: Want to Read. saving. Want to Read. Currently Reading /5. He argues further that there was an organic relationship between the Islamic scientific thought that developed in the later centuries and the science that came into being in Europe during the Reviews: 1.

This leads onto his argument concerning the influence of Islamic science on the European Renaissance.

There are a number of innovations by Islamic scientists such as the Tusi Couple and the Urdi Lemma that were used by Copernicus/5(7). Saliba discusses a number of interesting connections between the Islamic world and Renaissance Europe and makes the case that "Renaissance Arabists" may have provided Copernicus and others with knowledge of Islamic science ().

This article reviews the new book Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance by George Saliba. The book describes the rise and fall of the Islamic scientific tradition, and the relationship of Islamic science to European science during the Renaissance.

Request PDF | On Jan 1,George Saliba and others published Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGateAuthor: George Saliba. About the Author. George Saliba is Professor of Arabic and Islamic Studies in the Department of Middle East and Asian Studies at Columbia University.

He is the author or editor of six other books in Arabic and English. Customers who bought this item also bought/5(7). The rise and fall of the Islamic scientific tradition, and the relationship of Islamic science to European science during the Islamic scientific tradition has been described many times in accounts of Islamic civilization and general histories of science, with most authors tracing its beginnings to the appropriation of ideas from other ancient civilizations the Greeks in particular.

He argues further that there was an organic relationship between the Islamic scientific thought that developed in the later centuries and the science that came into being in Europe during the Renaissance.

Saliba outlines the conventional accounts of Islamic science, then discusses their shortcomings and proposes an alternate narrative/5(5). Islamic Science and the Making of the European Renaissance. The Islamic scientific tradition has been described many times in accounts of Islamic civilization and general histories of science, with most authors tracing its beginnings to the appropriation of ideas from other ancient civilizations--the Greeks in particular.

In this thought-provoking and original book, George Saliba argues that, contrary to the generally accepted view, the foundations of. George Saliba Islamic Science And The Making Of The European Renaissance (Transformations Studies In The History Of Science And Tec Topics Islam, integration, science.

Book Review: Islamic Science and the Making of the European RenaissanceAuthor: Emilie Savage-Smith. That book, known to have been used by Copernicus, is most likely the source for an essential step toward heliocentrism.

Perhaps a connection between Islamic astronomy and the making of the European scientific Renaissance really does exist, but it seems not to be in the place where Author: Owen Gingerich.

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The Islamic scientific tradition has been described many times in accounts of Islamic civilization and general histories of science, with most authors tracing its beginnings to the appropriation of ideas from other ancient civilizations—the Greeks in 5/5.