Exploring Medieval Philosophy: A Comprehensive Overview Medieval philosophy, spanning from the 5th to the 15th century, offers a rich tapestry of intellectual thought. This article provides a comprehensive overview of key thinkers, schools of thought, and prominent philosophical concepts during this fascinating period. From the influence of Augustine to the rise of Scholasticism, join us on a journey to unravel the complexities of medieval philosophy.
Omar Khayyam 18 May 1048 – 4 December 1131) was a Persian polymath, mathematician, astronomer, historian, philosopher, and poet. He was born in Nishapur, the initial capital of the Seljuk Empire. As a scholar, he was contemporary with the rule of the Seljuk dynasty around the time of the First Crusade. His name Khayyam (“Tentmaker”) may have been derived from his father’s trade. He received a good education in the …