Faith and Knowledge
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Christianity was Europe's dominant high religion in the Middle Ages. The Muslims were increasingly driven back from the southern peripheries, where they had established culturally impressive political…

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Ernst-Dieter Hehl, “Faith and Knowledge”, in: Brill’s Encyclopedia of the Middle Ages. Consulted online on 20 October 2018 <>
First published online: 2016

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