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Lecture 25

MMW12 Lecture 25: Mar 11 Lecture


Department
Making of the Modern World
Course Code
MMW 12
Professor
Richard Cohen
Lecture
25

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MMW12%Lecture%Notes%
Carolyn% Kao%
Mar$11$Lecture$
l Making%of%the%Modern%World% %
n How%to%find%information/fact%and%read%data%
n Approach%the%world%in%an%intellectual%way,%with%respect%
n From%a%narrower%to%a%broader%view%
n Project%the%future%from%the%past%
u Essence%at%Origin%Model%
l Ideal%of%tradition%
l Purity%
l Islam%
n Muhammad%purified%and%“rededicated”%to%Kaba,%initially%
dedicated%by%others%(e.g.%Adam)%
n Stone%from%heaven%to%earth%
u Complex%History%Model%
l Golden%Age—things%were%not%settled%or%harmonized;%ideology%somewhat%
was%dominant% %
n Abbasid%Empire%for%Islam%
u Mixing%of%culture%
n Tang%
u Resurgent%of%Confucianism%
u Cultural%mixture%(Central%Asia,%India,%the%north…)%
n India%
u Constantly%open%
u No%clear%ideology%of%essence%at%origin%
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