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Science and the Art of the Islamic World

This unit from the Metropolitan Museum of Art's "Art of the Islamic World: A Resource for Educators" (also listed on Al-Masdar) focuses on using Islamic art to explore scientific advancements in the Middle East. In this unit, students explore contributions to astronomy, astrology, and medicine via text and image. Documents are available for download in PDF format.

Metropolitan Museum of Art
Maryam D. Ekhtiar and Claire Moore (editors)