380 AD Christianity becomes official Roman religion (Constantine)
476 Western Rome destroyed
529 Plato’s Academy closed
Monasteries - education
1200 - cathedrals and universities
1400 - transition to Renaissance
PROJECT: Are belief and knowledge compatible?
Divisions of Old Roman Empire MIDDLE AGES an intellectual turning point - confluence of three-part river of philosophy Aristotelian Platonic Neoplatonism 632 death of Mohammed Fell to Turks -1453 Pope Muslim Culture Greek Christianity Latin Christian ARABIA CONSTANTINOPLE ROME