University of Al Quaraouiyine.

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    • Abstract:
      The University of Al Quaraouiyine, also written as Al Karaouine and Al Qarawiyyin, is an Islamic higher education institution located in Fez, Morocco. Founded in the ninth century, the university is cited by the Guinness Book of World Records and the United Nations Education, Scientific, and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as the world’s oldest continuously functioning degree-granting institution. Initially built as a mosque, the university soon emerged as a leading center of traditional Islamic scientific study. It has undergone numerous expansions over the centuries, with its academic program growing to include a wide range of topics in the, arts, humanities, and physical and social sciences. Historically, the University of Al Quaraouiyine has also functioned as an influential site of cultural exchange between the Muslim and European worlds. It is widely considered one of the most historically significant and prestigious educational institutions in the world.
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    • Accession Number:
      141224283
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    • ABNT:
      GREENE, J. M. University of Al Quaraouiyine. Salem Press Encyclopedia, [s. l.], 2019. Disponível em: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=ers&AN=141224283. Acesso em: 27 set. 2020.
    • AMA:
      Greene JM. University of Al Quaraouiyine. Salem Press Encyclopedia. 2019. Accessed September 27, 2020. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=ers&AN=141224283
    • APA:
      Greene, J. M. (2019). University of Al Quaraouiyine. Salem Press Encyclopedia.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Author-Date:
      Greene, Jim, MFA. 2019. “University of Al Quaraouiyine.” Salem Press Encyclopedia. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=ers&AN=141224283.
    • Harvard:
      Greene, J. M. (2019) ‘University of Al Quaraouiyine’, Salem Press Encyclopedia. Available at: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=ers&AN=141224283 (Accessed: 27 September 2020).
    • Harvard: Australian:
      Greene, JM 2019, ‘University of Al Quaraouiyine’, Salem Press Encyclopedia, viewed 27 September 2020, .
    • MLA:
      Greene, Jim, MFA. “University of Al Quaraouiyine.” Salem Press Encyclopedia, 2019. EBSCOhost, search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=ers&AN=141224283.
    • Chicago/Turabian: Humanities:
      Greene, Jim, MFA. “University of Al Quaraouiyine.” Salem Press Encyclopedia, 2019. http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=ers&AN=141224283.
    • Vancouver/ICMJE:
      Greene JM. University of Al Quaraouiyine. Salem Press Encyclopedia [Internet]. 2019 [cited 2020 Sep 27]; Available from: http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&site=eds-live&db=ers&AN=141224283