Answer ONE of the essay questions below.
A.) Trace the evolution of Church/State relations in Europe from 800 to 1122. Discuss the historical factors that made this relationship so problematic during this time.
B.) Discuss the importance of Scholasticism for Medieval Learning. What role did Scholastic Thought play in the great metaphysical debate of the 12th cent. ( the Aristotelians v. the Mystics on the question of how one comprehends reality )?