2-12-08 - HISTORY 211 The Just and Holy War 2/12/08 Terms...

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HISTORY 211 The Just and Holy War 2/12/08 Terms Ulama o Legal people who laid out livable code of conduct for caliphate Seljuks Amir(ate) o Principalities within caliphate o Led to success of colonization of middle east by crusaders Almoravid Peter the Venerable (+1156) o Abbott of Cluny who protected Peter Abelard o Took trip in 1130s through Cluniac monasteries in Iberia Monks had knowledge of Islam that he didn’t Told them to translate Qu’ran and biographies of Muhammad into Latin o Only led to increasing animosity Saladin (+1193) o Understood how to exploit rising ethnic/religious hostilities in 12 th century o Pictured himself as the great Sunni leader who would free Dar al-Islam from Christians o In 1189, conquered Jersusalem Usamah o Under Saladin, still possible for interaction between Muslims and Christians o Still possible for aristocracies to meet each other on more or less equal terms despite religious disparities Ibn Shaddad (+1233)
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This note was uploaded on 04/11/2008 for the course HIST 211 taught by Professor Squatriti during the Winter '07 term at University of Michigan.

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2-12-08 - HISTORY 211 The Just and Holy War 2/12/08 Terms...

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