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The role of the Arab-Islamic world in the rise of the west : implications for contemporary trans-cultural relations

Author: Nayef R F Al-Rodhan
Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012. ©2012
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book takes a fascinating look at the role of the Arab-Islamic world in the rise of the West. It examines the cultural transmission of ideas and institutions in a number of key areas, including science, philosophy, humanism, law, finance, commerce, as well as the Arab- Islamic world's overall impact on the Renaissance, the Reformation and the Enlightenment. Through this survey of cultural exchange and borrowing,  Read more...
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Role of the Arab-Islamic world in the rise of the West.
Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York, NY : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012
(DLC) 2012533424
(OCoLC)793686922
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Nayef R F Al-Rodhan
ISBN: 9780230393219 0230393217 1283737116 9781283737111 9780230393202 0230393209
OCLC Number: 815767222
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 241 pages)
Contents: Introduction: A Thousand Years of Amnesia --
The Arabs and the Italian Renaissance --
Re-orienting the Reformation? Prolegomena for a History of the Reformation's Connection with the Islamic World --
The Possible Contribution of Islamic Legal Institutions to the Emergence of a Rule of Law and the Modern State in Europe --
Islamic Commerce and Finance in the Rise of the West --
Suppressed or Falsified History? The Untold Story of Arab-Islamic Rationalist Philosophy --
A Forgotten Debt: Humanism and Education, from the Orient to the West --
The Arabic-Latin Intercultural Transmission of Scientific Knowledge in Pre-modern Europe: Historical Context and Case Studies --
The Way Forward: Implications for Contemporary Trans-cultural Relations.
Responsibility: edited by Nayef R.F. Al-Rodhan.

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