al-Biruni Further Reading - Essay

al- Bīrūnī

Further Reading

(Classical and Medieval Literature Criticism)

Ahmad, S. Maqbul. "Al-Bīrūnī as a Synthesizer and Transmitter of Scientific Knowledge." Indian Journal of the History of Science, Vol. 10, No. 2, November, 1975, pp. 244-8.

Argues that al-Bīrūnī drew on the scientific achievements of India and the Islamic Renaissance and took as his guiding principle the scientific method rather than "any theological or mythological" basis.

Ansari, S. M. Razaullah. "On the Physical Researches of Al-Biruni." Indian Journal of History of Science 10, No. 2 (November 1975): 198-217.

Describes al-Bīrūnī's work in physics and considers his implementation of the scientific method.

Choudhury, M. L....

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