Science, technology, and development in the Muslim world
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Science, technology, and development in the Muslim world by Ziauddin Sardar

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Published by Humanities Press in Atlantic Highlands, N.J .
Written in

Subjects:

Places:

  • Islamic countries.

Subjects:

  • Science -- Islamic countries,
  • Technology -- Islamic countries,
  • Research -- Islamic countries,
  • Islam and science

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Edition Notes

StatementZiauddin Sardar.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsQ127.I74 S27 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination215 p. ;
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4545029M
ISBN 100391007718
LC Control Number77012756

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