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Translation Movement and Acculturation in the Medieval Islamic World

  • Labeeb Ahmed Bsoul
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Labeeb Ahmed Bsoul
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  3. Labeeb Ahmed Bsoul
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  4. Labeeb Ahmed Bsoul
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  5. Labeeb Ahmed Bsoul
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  6. Back Matter
    Pages 219-252

About this book

Introduction

This book investigates the transmission of knowledge in the Arab and Islamic world, with particular attention to the translation of material from Greek, Persian, and Sanskrit into Arabic, and then from Arabic into Latin in medieval Western Europe. While most modern scholarly works have addressed contributions of Muslim scholars to the modern development of translation, Labeeb Ahmed Bsoul bases his study on Arabic classical literature and its impact upon modern translation. He focuses on the contributions made by prominent classical Christian and Muslim scholars, showcasing how their works and contributions to the field of knowledge are still relevant today.

Keywords

Arabic literature Muslim linguistics Tarjamah religion and culture Islamic studies

Authors and affiliations

  • Labeeb Ahmed Bsoul
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  1. 1.Department of Humanities and Social SciencesKhalifa UniversityAbu DhabiUnited Arab Emirates

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-21703-7
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s), under exclusive license to Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2019
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, Cham
  • eBook Packages Religion and Philosophy
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-21702-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-21703-7
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