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Illustrated Encyclopedia of Golden Age of Science and Civilization in Islam
Copyright © 2015 by Gabriel Iqbal
All rights reserved
Dimensions: 8.5 X 11 inches
ISBN-13: 978-1512058383 ISBN-10: 1512058386
Category: Science – Education – History - Leadership – Sustainability
Published under license by Eureka Academy - Canada
The Illustrations, Research Paper, Extended Bibliography and Curriculum Input are included within the Encyclopedia and are available on Amazon. Click below:
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It has taken 25 years of research and development to create this encyclopedia, with the hope for International Scientific Awareness, Inter-Faith Understanding, Sustainable Technological Innovation and a much desired World Peace.
A Research into Scientific Experimentation / Empiricism (Ulum al ’itibar) and Origins, Attitudes, Values and Rejuvenation of Islamic Science along with its implications on Sustainable Development and new energy technologies.
Award-winning sustainability training specialist and internationally acclaimed Biologist, Poet and Humanitarian, Gabriel Iqbal, translates his visions into pragmatic disciplines by reviewing the entire history of Experimental Science and links with scientific pragmatism and coexistence.
The origins and sustainable ethical applications of practical empirical scientific method are rooted in the Golden Age of Islam. A thousand years of Science, Technology and Civilization in Islam (800 - 1800) and its implication for Sustainable Development in a modern context is elaborated.
This illustrated encyclopedia is also available as an option with large poster prints of the illustrations in this encyclopedia for usage as a supplement to the Educational Science Curriculum and Science Museum Exhibitions. Optionally 60+ Colour Coded Posters are available with this research for use in Schools, Universities and Museums. The posters can be displayed permanently on the hallways, classrooms, libraries and laboratories and will highly improve the student's visual appeal, learning ability and knowledge of Science and Civilization in Islam along with Proactive Solution Oriented Research and Innovation Capability for Ethical Scientific Thinking, Global Leadership, Sustainability and above all a Responsible and Sincere attitude towards World Peace.
Science curriculum based projects are also included.
An extended bibliography is available to supplement this research.
The research in this encyclopedia is a form of “Civilized Science” that can perhaps save us from our current challenge of evolving from a gregarious species to a coexisting one.
The goal is to work collectively as part of a world community and re-engineer Scientific Ethics and Principles for the betterment of the Global Human Condition and a Sustainable Future that works in harmony with the Balanced Phenomena of Natural Law.
A note on peer reviewed research
This encyclopedia is an internationally peer referenced research with almost 300 documented references from globally well recognized and award-winning scientists as well as historians of the history of science. BBC, National Geographic, Carnegie Institute has also exposed this research empirically. The authors' research paper on this subject is also included along with curriculum inputs for schools and universities. Added focus is laid on new cutting edge sustainable technology and new energy technology solutions.
International acclaim for the author
“You will think about Gabriel’s work long after it is over.”
- Sheridan College, Canada
“Gabriel is absolutely correct – In order to get out of the mess we’re in, we need a paradigm shift, a different way of seeing ourselves on the planet.”
- Dr. David Suzuki, Science broadcaster and environmental activist, Canada
“As a result of Gabriel’s extensive experience as an environmental scientist, he has a great deal to offer in today’s classroom. His passion, connections and experience in this area will be invaluable in preparing students to steward the world of the future.” “Gabriel leads by example and has successfully started the first active recycling program at the school.”
“Gabriel has an unrelenting passion for teaching science that comes out when you talk to him. Some people are good at what they do- some love what they do – Gabriel has both.”
- Chisholm Academy, Canada
“Gabriel Makes The Difference.”
“Gabriel walks the talk.”
“This is a timely message.”
- Peel Multicultural Council, Canada
“...accurate and well expressed work.”
- Ealing, Hammersmith and West London College, UK
“Amazing, we have learnt so much.”
- George Brown College, Canada
About the Author
BSc (Hons) PGCE (Science Education)
University of Leeds, UK
Gabriel Iqbal, is an award-winning internationally acclaimed Canadian lean management, leadership, behavioural skills and sustainability training specialist. He is a paradigm shifting scientist, author, poet and humanitarian.
After having secured a scholarship for distinguished performance in a Diploma in Health Sciences at Ealing, Hammersmith and West London College, UK, in the early 90’s, he was privileged to work under one of the world’s eminent Biologist, Dr. Ray McNeil Alexander and earned a BSc. Honours in Biology from the University of Leeds, UK, with a key focus on Biomechanics, Fresh Water Ecology, Environmental Science, Evolution, Paleobiology, and Human Psychology. Later on he completed a Post-Graduation in Science Education from the same university and taught Science for several years. Further, his career focused on Lean Management, Sustainable Development, Organizational Behaviour, and Wellbeing. He has worked internationally for almost 25 years, with various fortune 500 companies, written extensively on Lean Management, Sustainable Development and Behavioural Skills and implemented his signature programs at the grassroots level with practical success.
Gabriel is also a Lean Management Certified Trainer and a Certified Internal Auditor for Environmental Health and Safety Management Systems that includes ISO 14001 (Environmental Management Systems Training) and OHSAS 18001 (Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems Training). Following his professional education his personal interests grew in the field of Behavioural Psychology, Human Motivation and Sustainable Development. Gabriel has provided Ethical Leadership, Management, Corporate and Social Responsibility, Human Motivation, Sustainable Development and Well-being Programs for over two decades via his training and development organization, the Eureka Academy. Gabriel’s major work is represented in, “Heart Intelligence” – Book Trilogy, which is accompanied by a non-profit Film:
Gabriel has authored various books that are available on Amazon:
He has written extensively on the subjects of Lean Management, Leadership, Environmental Sustainability and Well-being. To find out more, please visit the Eureka Academy website:
For his international works and services Gabriel has received the following awards:
• Making a Difference Award 2011 - Peel Multicultural Council, Canada
• Outstanding Guest Speaker Award 2010 - International Leadership Congress
• International e-learning Award 2011 - International e-learning Congress
Gabriel is married to Tracy Liu and they have two daughters, Rumi and Roya and live in Oakville, Ontario, Canada.