Arabic Thought and Its Place in History

Arabic Thought and Its Place in History
Author: De Lacy O'Leary
Language English
Pages: 336
ISBN10: 0486427625
Genre: Philosophy
Goodreads Rating: 3.55
ISBN13: 9780486427621
Published: March 14th 2003 by Dover Publications

Well-documented study of the mutual influence of Arabic and Western worlds during the Middle Ages traces the transmission of Greek philosophy and science to the Islamic cultures. A fascinating portrait of medieval Muslim thought, it illustrates commonalities with Judaic and Christian teachings as well as points of divergence.