By George N. Atiyeh
The e-book within the Islamic international brings jointly severe experiences at the publication as an highbrow entity and as a automobile of cultural improvement. Written via a bunch of unusual students, it examines and displays upon this designated instrument of conversation no longer as a actual artifact yet as a manifestation of the aspirations, values, and knowledge of Arabs and Muslims typically. The Islamic method of ebook creation differed from that of the West. This quantity indicates the peculiarities of e-book making and the highbrow rules that ruled a book's internal constitution, mysteries, and impression on tradition. Investigated and defined are the problems interested by printing; the compilation of the Koran, an important ebook in Islam; attitudes towards books; the oral as opposed to the written culture; metaphors of the e-book in literature; biographical dictionaries, a big style of Islamic books; the grammatical culture; women's contribution to calligraphy; medical manuscripts; the transition from scribal to print tradition; publishing within the sleek Arab global; and the recent digital media, a non-book car of verbal exchange, and its influence on schooling.