Wiet. "The Golden Age of Arab and Islamic Culture", Study Guide
Terms, names, words [some you will need to look up in dictionary, others
check in Saunders; if there are any that you cannot find, please ask in
2. Connections between Islam and the "Golden Age"; between
Arabic and the "Golden Age."
3. Are Grabar's views on Baghdad at this time different from those
of Wiet? How?
- "letters" - as in "men of letters"
- analogical method
- "commentaries" - as in "commentaries on the Quran"
- Academy of Wisdom = beyt ul-hiqma
- Hippocratic Oath