Initiatives 2017

“The Arab-Islamic Sciences”

Initiatives 2017

3rd Symposium on the History and the Philosophy of Science


Islam and Rationalism

The Development of the Scientific Method

in honor of Roshdi Rashed 


Ghent University April the 28th 2017 10:00 AM – 06:00 PM

“Het Pand”, Priorzaal, Onderbergen 1, 9000 Gent


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With the financial support of Ghent University and the KU Leuven (Research Group Cultural History since 1750)

This initiative adheres to the general principles of the Slow-Science-Manifesto (2010)

Scientific Committee: Giovanna Lelli (Ghent), Patricia Radelet-de Grave (Louvain-la-Neuve / Paris), Geert Vanpaemel (Leuven)

Organisation and registration: Giovanna Lelli (Ghent)