Law And Education in Medieval Islam

Voltaire Lecture - Lessons from the Past: Science and Rationalism in Medieval Islam (2014)

Voltaire Lecture - Lessons from the Past: Science and Rationalism in Medieval Islam (2014)
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British Humanist Association (BHA) President, physicist and broadcaster Professor Jim Al-Khalili gave the 2014 Voltaire Lecture at Conway Hall, London, on the theme of 'Lessons from the past: science and rationalism in medieval Islam.' The lecture was chaired by his predecessor as President, and current BHA Vice President, the journalist Polly Toynbee.
Writing and Representation in Medieval Islam: Muslim Horizons by Julia Bray

Writing and Representation in Medieval Islam: Muslim Horizons by Julia Bray
English | Apr 21, 2006 | ISBN: 0415595932, 0415385687 | 282 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

With contributions from specialists in different areas of classical Islamic thought, this accessible volume explores the ways in which medieval Muslims saw, interpreted and represented the world around them in their writings.
Land, Law, and People in Medieval Scotland by Cynthia J. Neville [Repost]

Land, Law, and People in Medieval Scotland by Cynthia J. Neville
English | Mar 15, 2010 | ISBN: 0748639586 | 265 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

An ambitious study examining the encounter between Gaels and Europeans in Scotland in the central Middle Ages, offering remarkable insight into an important period of Scots' national identity.
Nature, Man and God in Medieval Islam by Abd Allah Ibn Umar Baydawi [Repost]

Nature, Man and God in Medieval Islam: Abd Allah Baydawi's Text, Tawali Al-Anwar Min Matali Al-Anzar, Along With Mahmud Isfahani's Commentary, Matali … Theology, and Science)(2 Volume Set) by Abd Allah Ibn Umar Baydawi
English | Dec 1, 2001 | ISBN: 9004121021 | 1247 Pages | PDF | 57 MB

A contemporary to Thomas Aquinas in Latin Catholic Italy, and with a parallel motivation to stabilize each his own civilization in its flux and storm, 'Abd Allah Baydawi of Ilkhan Persia wrote a compact and memorable Arabic Summation of Islamic Natural and Traditional Theology.

Culture and Memory in Medieval Islam by Farhad Daftary  

Posted by tanas.olesya at March 10, 2015
Culture and Memory in Medieval Islam by Farhad Daftary

Culture and Memory in Medieval Islam by Farhad Daftary
English | Dec 6, 2003 | ISBN: 1860648592 | 477 Pages | PDF | MB

This book explores broad-ranging themes relating to memory, memorization, memorializing or commemorating in a variety of historical, legal, literary and architectural contexts.
Humanism and Education in Medieval and Renaissance Italy by Robert Black

Humanism and Education in Medieval and Renaissance Italy: Tradition and Innovation in Latin Schools from the Twelfth to the Fifteenth Century by Robert Black
English | Apr 30, 2007 | ISBN: 0521036127 | 508 Pages | PDF | MB

The claim, central to many interpretations of the Renaissance, that humanists introduced a revolution in the classroom is refuted in Robert Black's masterly survey, based on over 500 manuscript school books.
Bridges, Law and Power in Medieval England, 700-1400 by Alan Cooper [Repost]

Bridges, Law and Power in Medieval England, 700-1400 by Alan Cooper
English | Nov 16, 2006 | ISBN: 1843832755 | 199 Pages | PDF | 3 MB

From the time of Alfred the Great until beyond the end of the Middle Ages, bridges were vital to the rulers and people of England, but they were expensive and difficult to maintain. Who then was responsible for their upkeep?
Hunting Law and Ritual in Medieval English Literature by William Perry Marvin

Hunting Law and Ritual in Medieval English Literature by William Perry Marvin
English | June 15, 2006 | ISBN: 1843840820 | 208 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

"A truly remarkable book… deeply erudite, building on scholarship from French, Swedish, German, and English sources, ranging from pre-Conquest and Norman times to the late middle ages.
Al-Ghazali and the Ismailis: A Debate on Reason and Authority in Medieval Islam

Al-Ghazali and the Ismailis: A Debate on Reason and Authority in Medieval Islam by Farouk Mitha
I. B. Tauris | March 6, 2002 | English | ISBN: 1860647928 | 160 pages | PDF | 640 KB

Al-Ghazali is arguably one of the most influential thinkers in the history of Islam, and his writings have received greater scholarly attention in the West than those of any other Muslim scholar. This study explores an important dimension of his thought that has not yet been fully examined, namely, his polemical engagement with the Ismailis of the Fatimid and early Alamut periods.

Nature, Man and God in Medieval Islam (repost)  

Posted by interes at Aug. 15, 2013
Nature, Man and God in Medieval Islam (repost)

Nature, Man and God in Medieval Islam: Abd Allah Baydawi's Text, Tawali Al-Anwar Min Matali Al-Anzar, Along With Mahmud Isfahani's Commentary, Matali … Theology, and Science)(2 Volume Set) by Abd Allah Ibn Umar Baydawi, Mahmud Ibn Abd Al-Rahman Isfahani, Edwin Elliott Calverley and James W. Pollock
English | December 2001 | ISBN-10: 9004121021 | 1183 pages | PDF | 57 MB

Abd Allah Baydawi's "Tawali'al-Anwar min Matal'al-Anzar" (Rays of Dawnlight Outstreaming from Far Horizons of Logical Reasoning), with Mahmud Isfahani's commentary, is a logical and mental vision of mankind's final completion as a spiritual structure in Islam. This work concerns this topic.