Early Sciences Working Group

2016 Oct 25

Early Sciences Working Group

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Science Center 469

Elias Muhanna (Brown University), The Ultimate Ambition in the Arts of Erudition: A Compendium of Knowledge from the Classical Islamic World.

2016 Sep 20

Early Sciences Working Group

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Science Center 469

The second of two sessions with Katharine Park (History of Science) and Ahmed Ragab (HDS), who will discuss draft chapters of their book in progress, A History of Medieval Science: Knowledge, Objects, and Communities in Europe and the Islamicate World, intended as a survey and potential text book that rewrites the history of medieval science by insisting on the contemporaneity and mutual engagement of Latin and Arabic science. To receive copies of the chapters, please contact Ardeta Gjikola or… Read more about Early Sciences Working Group

2016 Sep 06

Early Science Working Group

5:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

Science Center 469

The first of two sessions with Katharine Park (History of Science) and Ahmed Ragab (HDS), who will discuss draft chapters of their book in progress, A History of Medieval Science: Knowledge, Objects, and Communities in Europe and the Islamicate World, intended as a survey and potential text book that rewrites the history of medieval science by insisting on the contemporaneity and mutual engagement of Latin and Arabic science. To receive copies of the chapters, please contact Ardeta Gjikola or… Read more about Early Science Working Group

2015 Nov 17

Book Launch Lecture

6:00pm to 7:00pm

Location: 

CGIS Knafel K262, 1737 Cambridge Street

Ahmed Ragab (HDS), The Islamic Hospital. Co-sponsored by the Committee on Medieval Studies, the Department of History of Science Early Science Working Group, and the Harvard Divinity School Science, Religion, and Culture Program.