John E. Sasser The Islamic Connection

ISBN 13: 9780741404176

The Islamic Connection

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This book is concerned with the Muslims: their contributions in mathematics and the accompanying influence of Islam. The author shows how this Islamic influence not only permeated the Muslims' original thinking and research, but also the translations they made during the course of several centuries. The book attempts to correct misconceptions and provide information concerning Muslims and Islam, and to show the debt our mathematics owes medieval Islam.

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Dr. John E. Sasser has been employed as a professor of mathematics at five different universities in the United States and Europe. He is the author of several books and published articles. He graduated summa cum laude from the University of Maryland; and also holds two Masters degrees and a Ph.D. from the University of Southern California. In 1991, Dr. Sasser received the "Outstanding Achievement Award to Kentucky Education". In 1995 he was inducted into the International Eurasian Academy of Sciences, and in 1996 he was selected to attend the Institute for Advanced Study in Princeton, NJ. In November of 1996, Dr. Sasser was presented the 'University of Cincinnati Faculty Achievement Award'.

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