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Linking knowledge with action in the pursuit of sustainable water-resources management
Managing water for sustainable use and economic development is both a technical and a governance challenge in which knowledge production and sharing play a central role. This article evaluates andExpand
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A History of Arabic Astronomy: Planetary Theories During the Golden Age of Islam
A History of Arabic Astronomy is a comprehensive survey of Arabic planetary theories from the eleventh century to the fifteenth century based on recent manuscript discoveries. George Saliba arguesExpand
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A Sixteenth-Century Arabic Critique of Ptolemaic Astronomy: The Work of Shams Al-Din Al-Khafri
Apercu de la contribution de Shams Al-Din Al-Khafri a l'elaboration de modeles geometriques du mouvement des planetes et de son analyse critique de l'oeuvre astronomique de Ptolemee
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Medieval Islamic Medicine. Ibn Riḍwān's Treatise "On the Prevention of Bodily Ills in Egypt"@@@Medieval Islamic Medicine. Ibn Ridwan's Treatise "On the Prevention of Bodily Ills in Egypt"
If our book is of the kind that we have described, the need for it is imperative for the elite and the common people of Egypt, as well as for the foreigners who come here, in order to maintain theExpand
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Book Review: 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 ofExpand
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Al-Qushjī's Reform of the Ptolemaic Model for Mercury
In this article the author analyzes a fifteenth-century Arabic reform of the Ptolemaic model for Mercury. The author of the reform was the Central Asian – Ottoman astronomer ‘Alā” al-Dīn al-QushjīExpand
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A Medieval Note on the Himyarite Dialect
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