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Science and Medicine: Oxford Bibliographies Online Research Guide

Author: Oxford University Press

Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

ISBN: 0199804230

Category: Social Science

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This ebook is a selective guide designed to help scholars and students of Islamic studies find reliable sources of information by directing them to the best available scholarly materials in whatever form or format they appear from books, chapters, and journal articles to online archives, electronic data sets, and blogs. Written by a leading international authority on the subject, the ebook provides bibliographic information supported by direct recommendations about which sources to consult and editorial commentary to make it clear how the cited sources are interrelated related. A reader will discover, for instance, the most reliable introductions and overviews to the topic, and the most important publications on various areas of scholarly interest within this topic. In Islamic studies, as in other disciplines, researchers at all levels are drowning in potentially useful scholarly information, and this guide has been created as a tool for cutting through that material to find the exact source you need. This ebook is a static version of an article from Oxford Bibliographies Online: Islamic Studies, a dynamic, continuously updated, online resource designed to provide authoritative guidance through scholarship and other materials relevant to the study of the Islamic religion and Muslim cultures. Oxford Bibliographies Online covers most subject disciplines within the social science and humanities, for more information visit www.aboutobo.com.
The Dispensatory of Ibn at-Tilmīḏ
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Oliver Kahl
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-02-23 - Publisher: BRILL

This book offers a critical Arabic edition, annotated English translation, introductory study, and two-way glossaries of a pharmacological masterpiece composed around the middle of the 12th century CE in Baghdad by the Nestorian physician Ibn at-Tilm??.
Science and Medicine: Oxford Bibliographies Online Research Guide
Language: en
Pages: 40
Authors: Oxford University Press
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-05-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

This ebook is a selective guide designed to help scholars and students of Islamic studies find reliable sources of information by directing them to the best available scholarly materials in whatever form or format they appear from books, chapters, and journal articles to online archives, electronic data sets, and blogs.
The World of Pharmacy and Pharmacists in Mamlūk Cairo
Language: en
Pages: 318
Authors: Leigh Chipman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: BRILL

This is the first detailed analysis of an immensely popular 13th c. Arabic guide for pharmacists, from a time in which Jewish physicians and pharmacists worked alongside Muslim and Christian practioners. "Minh j al-dukk n" ("How to manage a pharmacy"), by Ab l-Mun al-K h n al- A r (fl.
Sābūr ibn Sahl's Dispensatory in the Recension of the ʿAḍudī Hospital
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Jochem Kahl
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-11-13 - Publisher: BRILL

This book offers an Arabic edition and English translation of a recension of S?b?r ibn Sahl's (d. 869 CE) famous dispensatory as prepared by the physicians of a Baghdad hospital around the middle of the 11th century CE.
Connecting science and knowledge
Language: de
Pages: 387
Authors: Kaspar von Greyerz, Silvia Flubacher, Philipp Senn
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: V&R unipress GmbH

English summary: The volume presents a collection of revised and updated contributions to an international conference held in October 2011 on current issues in historical research on early modern knowledge and science and their connections. It looks at the various ways, in which the 'new science' was embedded in traditions,