Eastern Christians. Witnesses to Faith and Creators of Culture

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Eastern Christians have played a fundamental role as cultural mediators, especially in the Abbasid era and in the XVII-XVIII century, when they initiated a "Nahda before the Nahda". They are currently threatened from the inside and the outside. Their disappearance would strike a mortal blow to pluralism in the Arab world.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)7-9
Number of pages3
Publication statusPublished - 2015


  • Cristiani orientali
  • Eastern Christians
  • Minoranze religiose
  • Pluralism in the Arab World
  • Pluralismo nel mondo arabo
  • Religious Minorities


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