Front cover of Ottoman Women - Myth and Reality published by Aise Asli Sancar (New Jersey: The Light Publications, 2007.)
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Aise Asli Sancar, a renowned writer and lecturer on women's issues has said when she began investigating the...
Figure 1: Statue of Ibn Khaldun in Tunis, capital of Tunisia. (Image in the public domain).
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At first sight, the place held by education in Ibn Khaldun's sociology appears uncertain to say the least....
Figure 1: Front cover of Egyptology: The Missing Millennium. Ancient Egypt in Medieval Arabic Writings by Okasha El Daly (London: UCL Press, 2005).
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Egyptology: The Missing Millennium published by Okasha El Daly is an invaluable resource showing the extent...
Figure 1: Front covers of two recently published books on the scientific legacy of the Islamic tradition and its impact on modern science: Aladdin's Lamp: How Greek Science Came to Europe Through the Islamic World by John Freely (Knopf, 2009) and Science and Islam: A History by Ehsan Masood (Icon Books, 2009).
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Two science histories dissect the transfer of knowledge between the Greco–Islamic and European civilizations...
Figure 1: Front cover of The Dialogue of Civilizations in the Birth of Modern Science, by Arun Bala (Source).
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The book "The Dialogue of Civilizations in the Birth of Modern Science" by Arun Bala introduces a dialogical...
Figure 1: The cover page of the book Turkish Cuisine, edited by Arif Bilgin and Özge Samanci (Ankara, 2008).
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Turkish cuisine is largely the heritage of Ottoman cuisine, which can be described as a fusion and refinement...