Encyclopaedia of the History of Science Technology and Medicine in Non Western Cultures

Encyclopaedia of the History of Science  Technology  and Medicine in Non Western Cultures

Studia Islamica 2 (1954): 45-60. Plessner, M. and P. Kraus. Djabir b. Hayyan. Encyclopedia of Islam. New Edition. Vol. 2. Leiden: Brill, 1968. ---. J abir Ibn Hayyan. Dictionary of Scientific Biography. Vol. 7. New York: Scribner, 1980.

Author: Helaine Selin

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781402045592

Category: Science

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Here, at last, is the massively updated and augmented second edition of this landmark encyclopedia. It contains approximately 1000 entries dealing in depth with the history of the scientific, technological and medical accomplishments of cultures outside of the United States and Europe. The entries consist of fully updated articles together with hundreds of entirely new topics. This unique reference work includes intercultural articles on broad topics such as mathematics and astronomy as well as thoughtful philosophical articles on concepts and ideas related to the study of non-Western Science, such as rationality, objectivity, and method. You’ll also find material on religion and science, East and West, and magic and science.
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E J Brill s First Encyclopaedia of Islam

E J  Brill s First Encyclopaedia of Islam

Of the dramawt was liberated from Sabaean suzerainty already mentioned collected volume lxxi . of the and in the Periplus Hadramawt is under ... in the island was revived and the British govern- and two lieutenants ( rekiab șola ghi ) .

Author: E. J. Brill

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ISBN: 9004097937

Category: Islam

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Encyclopedia of Medieval Philosophy

Encyclopedia of Medieval Philosophy

In: Lewis B et al (eds) Encyclopaedia of Islam, new edn, vol 3. Brill/Luzac, Leiden/London, pp 1141-1150 Gimaret D (1990) La doctrine d'al-Ash'arite. Cerf, Paris Griffel F (2009) Al-Ghazälfs philosophical theology.

Author: Henrik Lagerlund

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9781402097287

Category: History

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This is the first reference ever devoted to medieval philosophy. It covers all areas of the field from 500-1500 including philosophers, philosophies, key terms and concepts. It also provides analyses of particular theories plus cultural and social contexts.
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History of al Tabari Vol 3 The

History of al Tabari Vol  3  The

Fi iabalihim min iliya. Iliya is Arabic Aelia, the Latin name given to Jerusalem ... See Shorter Encyclopaedia of Islam, 571 —72, for an explanation of the deviation of the name from the Hebrew Sha'iil. 67 5. See al-Tabari, I, 545 n. i, ...

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Publisher: SUNY Press

ISBN: 9780791497524

Category: Religion

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This volume continues the stories of the Israelite patriarchs and prophets who figured in Volume II, as well as of the semi-mythical rulers of ancient Iran. In addition to biblical, Qur'anic, and legendary accounts about Moses, Aaron, and the exodus of the Children of Israel from Egypt; of the Judges, Samuel and Ezekiel; and of Saul, David, and Solomon, it includes a version of Iranian prehistory that emphasizes the role of Manuchihr (Manushihr in Arabic) in creating the Iranian nation and state. Woven into these accounts are stories about figures belonging to the very earliest literatures of the Middle East: the mysterious al-Khidwith echoes from the epic of the Sumero-Akkadian hero Gilgamesh; the legendary exploits of Dhu l-Qarnayn, mirroring the ancient romance of Alexander; and incorporating elements about the encounter of King Solomon and Bilqis, the Queen of Sheba, of Jewish midrash and South Arabian lore. The Islamic empire was at its political and economic height during the tenth and eleventh centuries, and a new civilization was forged at the caliphal court and in society at large. One of the literary triumphs of that civilization was this rich and colorful tapestry belonging to the Islamic genre of "tales of the prophets." The tales in this volume show how threads from all the ancient civilizations of the Middle East were incorporated, absorbed, and Islamized in the brilliant fabric of that new civilization.
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Chambers s New Handy Volume American Encyclop dia

Chambers s New Handy Volume American Encyclop  dia

... with M. and Abu Bekr , bec : me the third head of Islam , continued in the meantime to spread the new doctrine . ... the words Revelation , Prophecy , God's Word , Messiab : to the Meccans inere sounds without any meaning .

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ISBN: UVA:X030760257

Category: Encyclopedias and dictionaries

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The Encyclopaedia of Isl m

The Encyclopaedia of Isl  m

Of the dramawt was liberated from Sabaean suzerainty already mentioned collected volume lxxi . of the and in the Periplus Hadramawt is under ... in the island was revived and the British govern- and two lieutenants ( rekiab sola ghi ) .

Author: Martijn Theodoor Houtsma

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ISBN: UCBK:C081911547

Category: Islam

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Conflicts in Nigeria

Conflicts in Nigeria

Nigeria Journal of Islam . 1 , ( 1 ) , 35 – 39 Balogun , I.A.B ( 1985 ) . Arabic Studies in Nigeria : problems and prospects . Ilorin Journal of Education , 5 , 73-81 . Encyclopaedia of Islam , ( 1960 ) vol . 1 .

Author: National Association for Promotion of Studies in Religions, Education and Languages (Nigeria). National Conference

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105124228938

Category: Social conflict

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The Encyclopaedia of Islam

The Encyclopaedia of Islam

... the Syrian mihiab overlaid with marble slabs and vol . xxv . 1909 , pl . 5 ) . The later Syrian mihrābs stone mosaic to Egypt , where it drove out the continued the traditional encrusting with different other types and became ...

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ISBN: OSU:32435030228530

Category: Islam

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Journal of the Faculty of Islamic Studies and Arabic

Journal of the Faculty of Islamic Studies and Arabic

Balogun , I.A.B. Life and works of Ushman Dan Fodio , Islamic Publications Bureau , Lagos , 1975 . Episto , J.C. ( Ed ) , The Oxford Encyclopaedia of the Modern Islamic World , Vol.4 Oxford University Press , 6 . New York , 1995 . 7 .

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ISBN: UOM:39015078375410

Category: Arab countries

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Categories: Arab countries