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International Communication:

First Assignment

Topic: The factors that prompted the “Great Communication Failure” between East and West during Renaissance.

By Tarteel Rao.



"Introduction to The Renaissance." European History. N.p., n.d. Web. 09 Oct. 2012. .

Mrs. Haseeb, Resource Academia. "The Renaissance." Personal interview. 09 Oct. 2012.

Whitfield, Robert. The Story of the Renaissance. William Henry Hudson, n.d. Web. .


The literal meaning of renaissance means “revival” or “rebirth”.
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Even the structure of western houses depicts the "closed door" thinking. They prefer living in flats and condos which are the more inside type.
In eastern areas, people prefer living in big open houses and a large population lives in a joint family system.

Shunning the Religion:

One of the biggest reasons in my eyes that have created the clash between East and West today was the shunning of religion during renaissance.
Some of the churches were even selling pardons. The popes were convincing people to get pardons and forgiveness in return of something materialistic.
The King and the Queen on the other hand had the liberty to change religion. People in the west were in the quest to drag away from asceticism and that expedition brought them farther from spiritualism.
However in the East side, religion was respected imperatively and people there were more inclined towards spirituality. Religion has always been the focal point for Easterners but logic and rationalism replaced the religion somewhat for Westerners.

Technological and scientific developments:

The advancements in technology and scientific developments had really fastened the renaissance for the West.
People used to talk about the world being round or the earth revolving around the sun, but a man named Galileo actually proved it. It was a big revolution as it denied many of the Churches beliefs and therefore a trend to find scientific facts more authentic than those of religious also came into being.
People found more sense in scientific methods in the West while the people in the East were ...

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