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  • Author:
    Alexander Murray
  • ISBN:
    0198225407
  • ISBN13:
    978-0198225409
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    Oxford University Press; 1 edition (November 22, 1978)
  • Pages:
    528 pages
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The Middle Ages are remembered as an age of faith; but they were also an age of reason.

The Middle Ages are remembered as an age of faith; but they were also an age of reason. This book concentrates on the 250 years between the late 11th and early 14th centuries and studies two key facets of the rationalistic tradition: mathematics, and the broader current represented by a literary education. The final section considers ascetic monasticism, a notably The Middle Ages are remembered as an age of faith; but they were also an age of reason. The final section considers ascetic monasticism, a notably non-rationalistic tradition.

The Middle Ages are remembered as an age of faith, but they were also an age of reason. A summary cannot begin to do justice to the liveliness and virtuosity of the book. This book is definitely a long-winded slog, but if you want to understand the marvelous transition that Europe underwent during the Middle Ages, and laid the foundations for the Scientific Revolution, then gird your loins, stock up on caffeine, and set to work. 5 people found this helpful.

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The Middle Ages are remembered as an age of faith; but they were also an age of reason. This book concentrates on the 250 years between the late 11th and early 14th centuries and studies two key facets of the rationalistic tradition: mathematics, and the broader current represented by a literary education. The final section considers ascetic monasticism, a notably non-rationalistic tradition.