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Unformatted text preview: public libraries, hospitals, mental hospitals: major institutional developments came to an end because of -conflict between sunni and shia -and the knowledge fell to Europe and crusades-ascendancy of Ashariyya against rationalism/reason and so was dropped o religion and orthodoxy ascended- reigned for 8 centuries and so cant last forever art and architecture art means representation of reality—more theological as opposed to geographical ban on representation of living figures i.e. animals, humans monuments in architecture mostly mosques and shrines Dome of the Rock: rock where Muhammad ascended to heaven Minarets Calligraphy Geometrical calculations show gods perfection...
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This note was uploaded on 10/16/2011 for the course NELC 102 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '08 term at UPenn.
- Fall '08