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By Anna Contadini

ISBN-10: 1472409914

ISBN-13: 9781472409911

This quantity brings jointly a few of the newest learn at the cultural, highbrow, and advertisement interactions throughout the Renaissance among Western Europe and the center East, with specific connection with the Ottoman Empire. contemporary scholarship has delivered to the fore the commercial, political, cultural, and private interactions among Western eu Christian states and the jap Mediterranean Islamic states, and has accordingly highlighted the incongruity of conceiving of an iron curtain bisecting the mentalities of a number of the socio-political and spiritual groups positioned within the similar Euro-Mediterranean area. as an alternative, the emphasis here's on studying the Mediterranean as an international traversed by means of alternate routes and linked cultural and highbrow networks in which principles, humans and items frequently travelled. The fourteen articles during this quantity give a contribution to a thrilling cross-cultural and inter-disciplinary scholarly discussion that explores parts of continuity and alternate among the 2 components and positions the Ottoman Empire as an necessary component to the geo-political and cultural continuum in which the Renaissance developed. the purpose of this quantity is to refine present understandings of the various inventive, highbrow and political interactions within the early glossy Mediterranean international and, in doing so, to give a contribution extra to the dialogue of the scope and nature of the Renaissance. The articles, from significant students of the sector, contain discussions of industrial contacts; the trade of technological, cartographical, philosophical, and clinical wisdom; the position of Venice in transmitting the tradition of the Islamic East Mediterranean to Western Europe; using heart japanese items within the Western ecu Renaissance; shared assets of proposal in Italian and Ottoman structure; musical exchanges; and using East Mediterranean resources in Western scholarship and ecu assets in Ottoman scholarship.

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This quantity brings jointly a few of the most up-to-date learn at the cultural, highbrow, and advertisement interactions through the Renaissance among Western Europe and the center East, with specific connection with the Ottoman Empire. contemporary scholarship has delivered to the fore the commercial, political, cultural, and private interactions among Western ecu Christian states and the japanese Mediterranean Islamic states, and has consequently highlighted the incongruity of conceiving of an iron curtain bisecting the mentalities of some of the socio-political and spiritual groups situated within the similar Euro-Mediterranean house.

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