Fez - Many people rush into a simplistic definition of civilization understanding it as the overall way of life! Civilization, however, is a complex concept that incorporates history, culture and the processes of human development. It’s, as Braudel defines it “a cultural area; a collection of cultural characteristics and phenomena.”[1]

Muslim Heritage: A Forgotten Contribution to Human Civilization
Youssef El Kaidi is a PhD candidate at the University of Sidi Mohammed Ben Abdelah Fez.