Jeder Leser, der verstehen will, warum die islamische Kultur von heute keine Zukunft hat, sollte den folgenden Aufsatz eines eminenten, pakistanischen Physikers gründlich lesen.
This article grew out of the Max von Laue Lecture that I delivered earlier this year to celebrate that eminent physicist and man of strong social conscience. When Adolf Hitler was on the ascendancy, Laue was one of the very few German physicists of stature who dared to defend Albert Einstein and the theory of relativity. It therefore seems appropriate that a matter concerning science and civilization should be my concern here.
The question I want to pose—perhaps as much to myself as to anyone else—is this: With well over a billion Muslims and extensive material resources, why is the Islamic world disengaged from science and the process of...[Weiterlesen…]