Islamic science and the making of the European Renaissance

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator: Saliba, George.
Format: Electronic eBook
Language:English
Imprint: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2007.
Series:Transformations (M.I.T. Press)
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Online Access:Available in ProQuest Ebook Central - Academic Complete.
Available in MIT Press Direct to Open Backfile Complete Monographs.
Table of Contents:
  • The Islamic scientific tradition : question of beginnings I
  • The Islamic scientific tradition : question of beginnings II
  • Encounter with the Greek scientific tradition
  • Islamic astronomy defines itself : the critical innovations
  • Science between philosophy and religion : the case of astronomy
  • Islamic science and Renaissance Europe : the Copernican connection
  • Age of decline : the fecundity of astronomical thought.