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Darwin and the "Sin" of Slavery

James Moore James Moore
Professor of the History of Science
Open University

Pyle Center
702 Langdon St.
Friday, October 14, 2011
2:00 - 3:30 pm


Moore flyer

Wisconsin Union Distinguished Lecture Series, co-sponsored by the Isthmus Society


Between Text(s) and Practice(s): Islamic Prophetic Medicine in Scientific and Religious Knowledge Regimes

Ahmed Ragab photoAhmed Ragab
Richard T. Watson Assistant Professor of Science and Religion at Harvard Divinity School

Wisconsin Idea Room, Education Building
1000 Bascom Mall
Thursday, April 19



Ragab flyer

Suggested Readings:

A. Ragab, "Prophets of Medicine and Medicine of the Prophet: Debates on Medical Theory and Practice in the Medieval Middle East"

A. Ragab, "The Question of Anatomy: Towards a Different Understanding of the Interactions of Religion and Science in the Medieval Middle East"

Sponsored by the Isthmus Society, with additional support from the John Templeton Foundation, the Lubar Institute for the Study of the Abrahamic Religions, and the
UW-Madison Department of the History of Science.

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