Humanism in Islam

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It is man's purpose in life to free the soul from the body, thus making it possible for it to rejoin the upper region from which it came. The peoples often share the vices of their rulers. Philosophy of the scholastic kind continued, taught and written in Latin, throughout the seventeenth century in the universities, especially in Italy, Spain, and the Netherlands, in the Jesuit schools in many countries, and in some the writers of the Carolingian age, but it is difficult to say how far back this period should be traced.

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Publisher: American Trust Publications (January 4, 2016)


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