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Humanities in General

Who Humanists What Humainties in General Humanities Humanism History The shift from the term Humanities to Humanities in General may be a translation of Geisterwissenschaft im allgemein. The German concept was originally much broader than the more recent North American term Humanities. In French, Spanish and Italian this generality is implicit in their terms for Human Sciences or Sciences of Man. Translations English Humanities in General Dutch Geesteswetenschappen in algemeen French Sciences Humaines German Geisteswissenschaft im allgemein or Geisteswissenschaften Italian Scienze Umane Spanish Humanidades Broader Terms Trivium Arts Academic Disciplines Class: Humaities in General Narrower terms humanities in general
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