Science and islam

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2007.
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English
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Scientist, Islamic scholar, novelist, and poet Iqbal (Center for Islam and Science, Canada) first explains why the two-entity model of science and religion developed to analyze Western Christianity does not apply to Islam. Then he explores such questions as what was Islamic in Islamic science, whether there were tensions within the Islamic tradition that may have inhibited the full blossoming of scientific activity, how Islamic scientific knowledge was passed to Europe, and what new facets of the relationship between science and Islam have appeared in the post-Scientific Revolution era. Annotation ©2007 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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