Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: Islamic science

  • Philosophy of science and medicine series – VI: Islamic science

    Philip LiebsonChicago, Illinois, United States The new science of the twelfth century was Arab in form but founded by the ancient Greeks. The Arabs preserved and transmitted a large body of Greek learning, and what content they added was perhaps less important than their change to the concept of why science ought to be studied.…