Science/History & Philosophy of
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History and Realization of the Material Imagination
Questions the currently existing lines between "culture" and "nature" and to posit a possible unitary theory encompassing both.
The House of Wisdom: How the Arabs Transformed Western Civilization
Arab scholars were exploring and extending the great works of the Persian, Hindu, and Greek civilizations. There were striking advances in the sciences and mathematics, but more fundamentally, the Ara...
Marx and Engels Collected Works Volume 25: Engels
Anti-Dühring & Dialectics of Nature
Other Voices: The Connexions Newsletter - April 23, 2016: Science and its enemies
Diemer, Ulli (ed.)
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Our society and its institutions, public and private, regularly tell us that science, and education in the sciences, are crucial to our future. These public declarations are strangely reminiscent of t...
A People's History of Science
Connor focuses on the contributions of ordinary people living in ordinary times and the social and political history in which they lived. Spanning the time from the hunter-gatherers to the information...
A People's History of the World: From the Stone Age to the New Millennium
Harman describes the shape and course of human history as a narrative of ordinary people forming and re-forming complex societies in pursuit of common human goals.
Science and liberation: Science as human curiosity, as authority, and as business
The conservative movement’s attack on science has several prongs. Where they can attain government office, as in Canada, they use the highly effective tools of funding and de-funding, and regulation a...
Fromm, Erich (ed.)
An international symposium whose contributors explore the humanist essence of socialism. Among the contributors are Herbert Marcuse, Maximilien Rubel, Norman Thomas, T.B. Bottomore, Raya Dunayevskaya,...
The Socialist Register 1979: Volume 16: A Survey of Movements & Ideas
Miliband, Ralph; Saville, John (eds.)
Serial Publication (Periodical)
A series of essays on the state of the global economy.
Sources Experts & Spokespersons
Asian Civilisations Museum
The Asian Civilisations Museum (ACM) is the first museum in the region to present a broad yet integrated perspective of pan-Asian cultures and civilisations. As one of the National Museums of Singapore under the National Heritage ...
The full text of The Canadian Encyclopedia and its related resources has been made available online by the Historica Foundation as a public service since 1999. Since its publication in book form in 1985, The Canadian Encyclopedia ...
Museum of the History of Science
The Museum of the History of Science houses an unrivalled collection of historic scientific instruments in the world's oldest surviving purpose-built museum building, the Old Ashmolean on Broad Street, Oxford. By virtue of the col...
Pathfinders: The Golden Age of Arabic Science
A history of the role of the empire of Islam in the cultivation of knowledge, specifically the Arabic contributions to science.
Remember what we owe to Arab science
It's time to herald the Arabic science that prefigured Darwin and Newton
In an era of intolerance, the West needs to appreciate the fertile scholarship that flowered with Islam.