Figure 1: An illustration of a medical practitioner and a patient. (Source: Millet Kutuphanesi, Ali Emiri, nr. 79.).
Highly Valued Virtues of Classical Ottoman Turkish Medical Ethics: A View From Past to FutureLEARN MORE
Virtues such as modesty, contentedness, fidelity and hopefulness expected from a physician must be perceived...
Figure 1: Jim Al-Khalili, British scientist, author and broadcaster (Source).
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In this era of intolerance and cultural tension, Professor Al-Khalili launched a hearty plea in The Guardian...
Figure 1: Poster of the Arab week in the European Parliament in Brussels in which the lecture was presented (Source).
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Figure 4: A creative model of a device designed by al-Jazari (chapter 6 of category III) used for measuring blood lost during phlebotomy (bloodletting) sessions, a popular therapy in the medieval world. Taken from a MS of al-Jazari's treatise copied in Egypt in 1354. (Source).
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Dr. Gunalan Nadarajan In the following essay, Dr. Gunalan Nadarajan, Associate Dean of Research and...
Figure 1: Land and sea trade routes in the Islamic world.
Capitalist Traditions in Early Arab-Islamic CivilizationLEARN MORE
In the following article, Professor S. M. Ghazanfar, a specialist in the history of economic thought in the...
Figure 1: Vidinli Tawfik Pasha. Source: IMAGE The Bulletin of the International Linear Algebra Society, 15 (Summer 1995), p. 24.
Vidinli Huseyin Tawfik: A Modern Turkish Specialist of Linear AlgebraLEARN MORE
This article is a biography essay on the life and works of Vidinli Tawfiq Pasha, a 19th-century Ottoman...