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Three Faiths and the Revival of Aristotle’s Thought

Course number : ILR929   ID : 18679    Section number : 1
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In the 12th century a spark was lighted that would produce a vast shift in the West toward analytic and scientific thinking, and ultimately would be a major force in the emergence of the renaissance and enlightenment. This course recounts the story of that shift, and introduces the three of the greatest minds in this remarkable story: Averroes, a Muslim; Maimonides, a Jew; and Aquinas, a Christian. In heavily illustrated PowerPoint presentations, Dr. Gray introduces this great philosophical tradition in a manner understandable whether the student has formally studied philosophy or not. The two-hour lectures have a break midway and a half hour discussion period at the end.

Class Details

4 Sessions
Weekly - Fri

Visual/Performing Arts Center (F Bldg)

Gray,Karen M 

Out of State Price 


Registration Closes On
Friday, October 4, 2019 @ 11:59 PM



Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
10/4/2019 - 10/25/2019 Weekly - Fri 10:00 AM - 12:30 PM Frederick, Visual/Performing Arts Center (F Bldg)  Map, Room: F109 Gray,Karen M