Regarding Steven Weinberg and the history of Science

a query I received: I am writing to you concerning a recent article published in "The New York Review of Books" written by a Nobel Laureate in physics, Steven Weinberg. In it he seems to link the works of al-Ghazzali to an overall Islamic rejection of science. The section on al-Ghazzali begins under the paragraph "A third source of tension...", about halfway through the article. Although I do not...