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This is a survey of the historical development of two major intellectual movements. It shows that these movements, which have long been considered as of exclusively Western origin, in fact have their roots deep in Islamic soil. Professor Makdisi argues that scholasticism (the movement of the school guilds in the Middle Ages), and humanism (a movement from the Italian Renaissance) came to the Christian West around 1100 through Spain, via an influx of Arabic books from Classical Islam.
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Book Description EUP, 1990. Hardback. Condition: NEW. 9780852246306 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. For all enquiries, please contact Herb Tandree Philosophy Books directly - customer service is our primary goal. Seller Inventory # HTANDREE0404196
Book Description Edinburgh University Press, 1990. Hardcover. Condition: Brand New. 8.75x6.00x1.50 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # zk0852246307
Book Description Edinburgh Univ Pr, 1990. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0852246307