means "the place where three roads meet".
The subjects of the trivium
are the foundation for the quadrivium, the upper division of the medieval
education in the liberal arts, which comprised arithmetic (number),
geometry (number in space),
music (number in time), and
astronomy (number in space and
Educationally, the trivium and the quadrivium imparted to the
student the seven liberal arts of classical antiquity.
teaches the mechanics of language to the student.
This is the step
where the student "comes to terms," defining the
objects and information perceived by the five
Hence, the Law of
Identity: a tree is a tree, and not a cat.
Logic (also dialectic) is the "mechanics" of
thought and of analysis, the process of identifying fallacious arguments and
statements and so systematically removing contradictions, thereby producing
factual knowledge that can be trusted.
Rhetoric is the application
of language in order to instruct and to persuade the listener and the reader.
It is the knowledge (grammar) now understood (logic) and being
transmitted outwards as wisdom (rhetoric).
quadrivium consists of arithmetic, geometry, music and
These followed the
preparatory work of the trivium, consisting of grammar, logic and rhetoric.
In turn, the quadrivium was considered preparatory work for the study
of philosophy and
In modern applications
of the liberal arts as curriculum in colleges or universities the quadrivium is
typically considered to be the study of number and its relationship to space or
Eastern Mysticism =
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