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A Book Review of Intellectual Achievements of Muslims by Ibrahim B. Syed (2)

Muslims remained suspicious of philosophical enquiry. Kalam, rather than philosophy became the most important subject in the madrassahs. Reviewed by Nazeer Ahmed[1] In Chapter 2, The Rise and Decline of Science in Islamic Civilization, Professor Ayub Omayya presents an incisive historical analysis of science and culture in Islamic societies. He observes that “the rise of… Teruskan Membaca

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A Book Review of Intellectual Achievements of Muslims by Ibrahim B. Syed (1)

It is no wonder that Ibn Rushd is referred to as the greatest philosopher after Aristotle. Reviewed by Nazeer Ahmed[1] The book, Intellectual Achievements of Muslims (Published by Star Publications, New Delhi, India and Islamic-Circle, Qur’an House, Mauritius Published  in 2002, 3 Chapters, 133 pages), highlights the intellectual achievements of Muslims in the classical age… Teruskan Membaca

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Wherefore Art Thou Assessment

Islamic schools suffer from a skewed view of intelligence, and it has done much damage to the education of our generations, and the ones before them. By Sayed Hyder[1] Howard Gardner, in his book,  “Multiple Intelligences: New Horizons“, suggested to incorporate eight features if we want to refresh our perspectives on education: Emphasis on Assessment… Teruskan Membaca