biographer Mohammad Enan questions his claim and suggests that his family may have been Muladis who pretended to be of Arab origin to gain social status. He further classified the non-religious sciences into intellectual sciences such as logic, arithmetic, geometry, astronomy, etc. He described the beginnings, development, cultural trends and the fall of all societies, leading to the rise of a new society which would then follow the same trends in a continuous cycle. 1967 The Muqaddimah : An introduction to history. Deen (2007) Science under Islam: rise, decline and revival. In the face of a tumultuous political situation in North Africa, that required a high degree of skill in developing and dropping alliances prudently to avoid falling with the short-lived regimes of the time. The Biographical Encyclopaedia of Islamic Philosophy. Washington,.C.: National Academies Press.
"Ibn Khaldun: The Founding Father Of Eastern Sociology". 37 However, modern historians have recognized the contributions of Ibn Khaldun and many of his predecessors. Schacht, (Brill, 1986 825; "Ibn Khaldun was born in Tunis, thesis statement for literacy narrative on I Ramadan 732 in an Arab family which came originally from the Hadramawt and had been settled at Seville since the beginning of the Muslim conquest." Joseph. 239 Arthur Laffer (June 1, 2004). It was inspired by the statue of Ibn Khaldun erected at the Avenue. Ibn Khaldun did not create a perfect model for a society during his life, but he did think there was a need for a new model to manage society to ensure its continuous economic growth.