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Table of contents 1. Introduction 2. The debate in historical sources 3. The legacy of Islamic medicine 4. The evidence from Islamic historical sources 5. Conclusion 6. Notes and references Note of the editor This article was first published in the Saudi Medical Journal 1986; 7 (1): 21...
The book published by Ashgate in December 2009 Arabic into Latin in the Middle Ages: The Translators and their Intellectual and Social Context is a collection of previously published articles by Charles Burnett on the transmission of Arabic learning to Europe. The book contains nine articles on some...
Figure 1. Article Image Banner Dental care in Islamic history Figure 2. An illustration of Salvadora persica (Source) Among the corpus of Islamic medical texts there are few which specially connect medicine and religious law (fiqh). These are the forms of treatment...
Apollo Moon mission NASA scientist Dr. Farouk El-Baz (left) recieves a copy of the 1001inventions book from Dr Suhair Al-Qureshi, Dean of Dar Al-Hekma College, Saudi Arabia and Senior Fellow of the Foundation for Science, Technology and Civilisation. Dr. Farouk El-Baz is one of the leading lights of...

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