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Revista Brasileira de Ensino de Física
Print version ISSN 1806-1117
BARROS-PEREIRA, Humberto Antonio de. Islamic astronomy between Ptolemy and Copernicus: Maraghah Tradition. Rev. Bras. Ensino Fís. [online]. 2011, vol.33, n.4, pp.4303-4303. ISSN 1806-1117. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S1806-11172011000400021.
This article show the description, examination and comparison of the islamic astronomy models in Middle Ages with the Ptolemaic models for establish the process of evolution of the cinematic models at the Maraghah Tradition and the motivation for development these non-Ptolemaic models.
Keywords : history of science; astronomy; islamic astronomy.