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By Anna Contadini

ISBN-10: 1472409914

ISBN-13: 9781472409911

This quantity brings jointly a number of the newest examine at the cultural, highbrow, and advertisement interactions throughout the Renaissance among Western Europe and the center East, with specific connection with the Ottoman Empire. fresh scholarship has dropped at the fore the industrial, political, cultural, and private interactions among Western ecu Christian states and the japanese 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 situated within the comparable Euro-Mediterranean area. in its place, the emphasis this is 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 an exhilarating cross-cultural and inter-disciplinary scholarly discussion that explores components of continuity and trade among the 2 components and positions the Ottoman Empire as an indispensable component to the geo-political and cultural continuum during which the Renaissance advanced. the purpose of this quantity is to refine present understandings of the various creative, highbrow and political interactions within the early smooth Mediterranean international and, in doing so, to give a contribution additional 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 alternate of technological, cartographical, philosophical, and medical wisdom; the function of Venice in transmitting the tradition of the Islamic East Mediterranean to Western Europe; using center jap gadgets within the Western ecu Renaissance; shared assets of concept in Italian and Ottoman structure; musical exchanges; and using East Mediterranean assets in Western scholarship and ecu assets in Ottoman scholarship.

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