Arabic Treatises on Environmental Pollution up to the End of the Thirteenth Century

@inproceedings{Gari2002ArabicTO,
  title={Arabic Treatises on Environmental Pollution up to the End of the Thirteenth Century},
  author={Lutfallah Gari},
  year={2002}
}
  • Lutfallah Gari
  • Published 2002
  • Biology
  • Ever since the earliest Arabic writings on medicine we meet treatises on widespread illnesses or crowd diseases, including epidemics. Some of those works discuss the causes and treatment; others deal with the treatment only. This paper is limited to the works that deal with environmental pollution as a cause of such illnesses. They cover subjects like air and water contamination, solid waste mishandling and environmental assessments of certain localities. The treatises reviewed are those… CONTINUE READING

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