This subject explores the relationship between Islam and science from both historical and contemporary perspectives. It discusses Islam's epistemological consideration of science, and the Muslim contribution to scientific development through the medieval era, together with its influence on the Western scientific renaissance. It also addresses key aspects of Islam's perspectives and approaches to contemporary ethical issues arising from new developments in the fields of science and technology, including bioethics, family and sexuality, and the environment.
No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2021.
Centre for Islamic Studies and Civilisation
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