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  • Early Islamic Spain

    Early Islamic Spain
    av David James

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415668552

    This book is the first published English-language translation of the significant History of Islamic Spain by Ibn al-Qutiya (d. Cordova 367 / 977). Including extensive notes and comments, a genealogical table and relevant maps, the text is preceded b…

  • Early Islamic Spain

    Early Islamic Spain
    av David James

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415475525

    This book is the first published English-language translation of the significant History of Islamic Spain by Ibn al-Qutiya (d. Cordova 367 / 977). Including extensive notes and comments, a genealogical table and relevant maps, the text is preceded b…

  • Legal Authority in Premodern Islam

    Legal Authority in Premodern Islam
    av Fachrizal A. Halim

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415749626

    Offering a detailed analysis of the structure of authority in Islamic law, this book focuses on the figure of Yahya b. Sharaf al-Nawawi, who is regarded as the chief contributor to the legal tradition known as the Shafi'i madhhab in traditional Musl…

  • Ghazali's Politics in Context

    Ghazali's Politics in Context
    av Yazeed Said

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415625135

    Imam Abu Hamid al-Ghazali is perhaps the most celebrated Muslim theologian of medieval Islam yet little attention has been paid to his personal theology. This book sets out to investigate the relationship between law and politics in the writings of…

  • Ghazali's Politics in Context

    Ghazali's Politics in Context
    av Yazeed Said

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138086524

    Imam Abu Hamid al-Ghazali is perhaps the most celebrated Muslim theologian of medieval Islam yet little attention has been paid to his personal theology. This book sets out to investigate the relationship between law and politics in the writings of…

  • Schools of Qur'anic Exegesis

    Schools of Qur'anic Exegesis
    av Hussein Abdul-Raof

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415850476

    Qur'anic exegesis has become the battleground of political Islam and theological conflict among various Muslim schools of thought. Using comparative and contrastive methodology, examples from the Qur'an are investigated in the light of various theol…

  • Schools of Qur'anic Exegesis

    Schools of Qur'anic Exegesis
    av Hussein Abdul-Raof

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415449571

    Qur'anic exegesis has become the battleground of political Islam and theological conflict among various Muslim schools of thought. Using comparative and contrastive methodology, examples from the Qur'an are investigated in the light of various theol…

  • Inspired Knowledge in Islamic Thought

    Inspired Knowledge in Islamic Thought
    av Alexander Treiger

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415783071

    It has been customary to see the Muslim theologian Abu Hamid al-Ghazali (d. 1111) as a vehement critic of philosophy, who rejected it in favour of Islamic mysticism (Sufism), a view which has come under increased scrutiny in recent years. This book…

  • Inspired Knowledge in Islamic Thought

    Inspired Knowledge in Islamic Thought
    av Alexander Treiger

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138789425

    It has been customary to see the Muslim theologian Abu Hamid al-Ghazali (d. 1111) as a vehement critic of philosophy, who rejected it in favour of Islamic mysticism (Sufism), a view which has come under increased scrutiny in recent years. This book…

  • The Formation of Hanbalism

    The Formation of Hanbalism
    av Nimrod Hurvitz

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415616416

    Ahmad Ibn Hanbal (d. 855) was the eponymous founder of a school of law, and an influential intellectual who led the Baghdadi masses during the Inquisition. Owing to his status as a jurist, to the religious ideas he propounded and to his model way of…

  • The Formation of Hanbalism

    The Formation of Hanbalism
    av Nimrod Hurvitz

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780700715077

    Ahmad Ibn Hanbal (d. 855) was the eponymous founder of a school of law, and an influential intellectual who led the Baghdadi masses during the Inquisition. Owing to his status as a jurist, to the religious ideas he propounded and to his model way of…

  • Islamic Ethics

    Islamic Ethics
    av Mariam Al-Attar

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415555197

    This book explores philosophical ethics in Arabo-Islamic thought. Examining the meaning, origin and development of "Divine Command Theory", it underscores the philosophical bases of religious fundamentalism that hinder social development and hamper…

  • Islamic Ethics

    Islamic Ethics
    av Mariam Al-Attar

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415656702

    This book explores philosophical ethics in Arabo-Islamic thought. Examining the meaning, origin and development of "Divine Command Theory", it underscores the philosophical bases of religious fundamentalism that hinder social development and hamper…

  • The Formative Period of Twelver Shi'ism

    The Formative Period of Twelver Shi'ism
    av Andrew J Newman

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780700712779

    Shows how the frictions and disparities between the different pockets of believers scattered throughout the Eastern Islamic world in the late ninth and tenth centuries, the relations between each of these and the Abbasid political institution favour…

  • The Formative Period of Twelver Shi'ism

    The Formative Period of Twelver Shi'ism
    av Andrew J Newman

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415616362

    Shows how the frictions and disparities between the different pockets of believers scattered throughout the Eastern Islamic world in the late ninth and tenth centuries, the relations between each of these and the Abbasid political institution favour…

  • Qur'an Translation

    Qur'an Translation
    av Hussein Abdul-Raof

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415616379

    The Qur'an is read by millions of Muslims on a daily basis, yet there is no book available to the reader, Arab or non-Arab, which provides a linguistic and rhetorical insight into Qur'anic discourse. This book explains Qur'an translational problems…

  • The Chaldean Catholic Church

    The Chaldean Catholic Church
    av Kristian Girling

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138040052

    This book provides a modern historical study of the Chaldean Catholic Church in Iraq from 2003 to 2013, against a background analysis of the origins and ecclesiological development of the Chaldean community from the sixteenth century onwards.The boo…

  • Arabic Rhetoric

    Arabic Rhetoric
    av Hussein Abdul-Raof

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415663793

    Arabic Rhetoric explores the history, disciplines, order and pragmatic functions of Arabic speech acts. It offers a new understanding of Arabic rhetoric and employs examples from modern standard Arabic as well as providing a glossary of over 448 rhe…

  • Arabic Rhetoric

    Arabic Rhetoric
    av Hussein Abdul-Raof

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415386098

    Arabic Rhetoric explores the history, disciplines, order and pragmatic functions of Arabic speech acts. It offers a new understanding of Arabic rhetoric and employs examples from modern standard Arabic as well as providing a glossary of over 448 rhe…

  • The Hanbali School of Law and Ibn Taymiyyah

    The Hanbali School of Law and Ibn Taymiyyah
    av Abdul Hakim I Al-Matroudi

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415341561

    The Hanbali School of Law and Ibn Taymiyyah provides a valuable account of the development of Hanbalite jurisprudence, placing the theoretical and conceptual parameters of this tradition within the grasp of the interested reader. Studying the vibran…

  • Al-Ghazali and the Qur'an

    Al-Ghazali and the Qur'an
    av Martin Whittingham

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415663946

    This book is the first of its kind to focus entirely on the Qur'anic interpretation of Abu Hamid al-Ghazali (1058-1111), a towering figure of Sunni Islam. Martin Whittingham explores both al-Ghazali's hermeneutical methods and his interpretations of…

  • Al-Ghazali and the Qur'an

    Al-Ghazali and the Qur'an
    av Martin Whittingham

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415375436

    This book is the first of its kind to focus entirely on the Qur'anic interpretation of Abu Hamid al-Ghazali (1058-1111), a towering figure of Sunni Islam. Martin Whittingham explores both al-Ghazali's hermeneutical methods and his interpretations of…

  • An Arab Ambassador in the Mediterranean World

    An Arab Ambassador in the Mediterranean World
    av Nabil Matar

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815348962

    This book provides translated selections from the writings of Muhammad Ibn Othman al-Miknasi (d. 1799). The only writings by an Arab-Muslim in the pre-modern period that present a comparative perspective, his travelogues provide unique insight with…

  • An Arab Ambassador in the Mediterranean World

    An Arab Ambassador in the Mediterranean World
    av Nabil Matar

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138791527

    This book provides translated selections from the writings of Muhammad Ibn Othman al-Miknasi (d. 1799). The only writings by an Arab-Muslim in the pre-modern period that present a comparative perspective, his travelogues provide unique insight with…

  • Folklore and Folklife in the United Arab Emirates

    Folklore and Folklife in the United Arab Emirates
    av Sayyid Hamid Hurriez

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780700714131

    A unique description and analysis of the domains and genres of UAE folklore, including folk customs and beliefs, traditional arts and crafts, folk dances, folk narratives and proverbs. Challenging the established meaning of folklife, this volume als…

  • Folklore and Folklife in the United Arab Emirates

    Folklore and Folklife in the United Arab Emirates
    av Sayyid Hamid Hurriez

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415616393

    A unique description and analysis of the domains and genres of UAE folklore, including folk customs and beliefs, traditional arts and crafts, folk dances, folk narratives and proverbs. Challenging the established meaning of folklife, this volume als…

  • Ibn al-Haytham's Theory of Conics, Geometrical Constructions and Practical Geometry

    Ibn al-Haytham's Theory of Conics, Geometrical Constructions and Practical Geometry
    av Roshdi Rashed

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415582155

    Theory of Conics, Geometrical Constructions and Practical Geometry: A History of Arabic Sciences and Mathematics Volume 3, provides a unique primary source on the history and philosophy of mathematics and science from the mediaeval Arab world. The p…

  • Ibn al-Haytham's Theory of Conics, Geometrical Constructions and Practical Geometry

    Ibn al-Haytham's Theory of Conics, Geometrical Constructions and Practical Geometry
    av Roshdi Rashed

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815348764

    Theory of Conics, Geometrical Constructions and Practical Geometry: A History of Arabic Sciences and Mathematics Volume 3, provides a unique primary source on the history and philosophy of mathematics and science from the mediaeval Arab world. The p…

  • Original Islam

    Original Islam
    av Yasin Dutton

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415338134

    Original Islam investigates the primacy of Madinan Islam and the madhhab (school of law) of its main exponent, Malik ibn Anas. It contains an annotated translation of Intisar al-faqir al-salik li-tarjih madhhab al-Imam al-kabir Malik, which was writ…

  • Original Islam

    Original Islam
    av Yasin Dutton

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415554077

    Original Islam investigates the primacy of Madinan Islam and the madhhab (school of law) of its main exponent, Malik ibn Anas. It contains an annotated translation of Intisar al-faqir al-salik li-tarjih madhhab al-Imam al-kabir Malik, which was writ…

  • New Horizons in Qur'anic Linguistics

    New Horizons in Qur'anic Linguistics
    av Hussein Abdul-Raof

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138946286

    New Horizons in Qur'anic Linguistics provides a panoramic insight into the Qur'anic landscape fenced by innate syntactic, semantic and stylistic landmarks where context and meaning have closed ranks to impact morphological form in order to achieve v…

  • Islam and the Baha'i Faith

    Islam and the Baha'i Faith
    av Oliver Scharbrodt

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415774413

    Muhammad `Abduh (1849-1905) was one of the key thinkers and reformers of modern Islam who has influenced both liberal and fundamentalist Muslims today. `Abdul-Baha (1844-1921) was the son of Baha'ullah (1817-1892), the founder of the Baha'i Faith; a…

  • The Epistemology of Ibn Khaldun

    The Epistemology of Ibn Khaldun
    av Zaid Ahmad

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415612753

    This is an analytical examination of Ibn Khaldun's epistemology, centred on Chapter Six of the Muqaddima. In this chapter, entitled The Book of Knowledge (Kitab al'Ilm), Ibn Khaldun sketched his general ideas about knowledge and science and its rela…

  • The Epistemology of Ibn Khaldun

    The Epistemology of Ibn Khaldun
    av Zaid Ahmad

    Inbunden - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415302852

    This is an analytical examination of Ibn Khaldun's epistemology, centred on Chapter Six of the Muqaddima. In this chapter, entitled The Book of Knowledge (Kitab al'Ilm), Ibn Khaldun sketched his general ideas about knowledge and science and its rela…

  • The Muslim Conquest of Iberia

    The Muslim Conquest of Iberia
    av Nicola Clarke

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415673204

    Medieval Islamic society set great store by the transmission of history: to edify, argue legal points, explain present conditions, offer political and religious legitimacy, and entertain. Modern scholars, too, have had much to say about the usefulne…

  • The Muslim Conquest of Iberia

    The Muslim Conquest of Iberia
    av Nicola Clarke

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415719155

    Medieval Islamic society set great store by the transmission of history: to edify, argue legal points, explain present conditions, offer political and religious legitimacy, and entertain. Modern scholars, too, have had much to say about the usefulne…

  • Being Human in Islam

    Being Human in Islam
    av Damian Howard

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415603683

    Islamic anthropology is relatively seldom treated as a particular concern even though much of the contemporary debate on the modernisation of Islam, its acceptance of human rights and democracy, makes implicit assumptions about the way Muslims conce…

  • Being Human in Islam

    Being Human in Islam
    av Damian Howard

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138789173

    Islamic anthropology is relatively seldom treated as a particular concern even though much of the contemporary debate on the modernisation of Islam, its acceptance of human rights and democracy, makes implicit assumptions about the way Muslims conce…

  • Space and Muslim Urban Life

    Space and Muslim Urban Life
    av Simon O'Meara

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415576703

    This book develops academic understanding of Muslim urban space by pursuing the structural logic of the premodern Arab-Muslim city, or medina. With particular reference to The Book of Walls, an historical discourse of Islamic law whose primary subje…

  • Space and Muslim Urban Life

    Space and Muslim Urban Life
    av Simon O'Meara

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415386128

    This book develops academic understanding of Muslim urban space by pursuing the structural logic of the premodern Arab-Muslim city, or medina. With particular reference to The Book of Walls, an historical discourse of Islamic law whose primary subje…

  • Science and Religion in Mamluk Egypt

    Science and Religion in Mamluk Egypt
    av Nahyan Fancy

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415622004

    The discovery of the pulmonary transit of blood was a ground-breaking discovery in the history of the life sciences, and a prerequisite for William Harvey's fully developed theory of blood circulation three centuries later. This book is the first at…

  • Arab Representations of the Occident

    Arab Representations of the Occident
    av Rasheed El-Enany

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415663816

    This is one of the first books in English to explore Arab responses to Western culture and values in modern Arab literature. Through in-depth research El-Enany examines the attitudes as expressed mainly through works of fiction written by Arab autho…

  • Arab Representations of the Occident

    Arab Representations of the Occident
    av Rasheed El-Enany

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415332170

    This is one of the first books in English to explore Arab responses to Western culture and values in modern Arab literature. Through in-depth research El-Enany examines the attitudes as expressed mainly through works of fiction written by Arab autho…

  • The City in the Muslim World

    The City in the Muslim World

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138842625

    Presenting a critical, yet innovative, perspective on the cultural interactions between the "East" and the "West", this book questions the role of travel in the production of knowledge and in the construction of the idea of the "Islamic city".This v…

  • The City in the Muslim World

    The City in the Muslim World

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780815348948

    Presenting a critical, yet innovative, perspective on the cultural interactions between the "East" and the "West", this book questions the role of travel in the production of knowledge and in the construction of the idea of the "Islamic city".This v…

  • Arabs and Iranians in the Islamic Conquest Narrative

    Arabs and Iranians in the Islamic Conquest Narrative
    av Scott Savran

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415749688

    Arabs and Iranians in the Islamic Conquest Narrative analyzes how early Muslim historians merged the pre-Islamic histories of the Arab and Iranian peoples into a didactic narrative culminating with the Arab conquest of Iran. This book provides an in…

  • Classical Mathematics from Al-Khwarizmi to Descartes

    Classical Mathematics from Al-Khwarizmi to Descartes
    av Roshdi Rashed

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415833882

    This book follows the development of classical mathematics and the relation between work done in the Arab and Islamic worlds and that undertaken by the likes of Descartes and Fermat.'Early modern,' mathematics is a term widely used to refer to the m…

  • Mulla Sadra and Metaphysics

    Mulla Sadra and Metaphysics
    av Sajjad H. Rizvi

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415490733

    Mulla Sadra is one of the most important Islamic philosophers after Avicenna. In this exploration of his philosophy, Sajjad H. Rizvi examines the central doctrine of the modulation of being, and contextualises his work within the intellectual histor…

  • Mulla Sadra and Metaphysics

    Mulla Sadra and Metaphysics
    av Sajjad H. Rizvi

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415849005

    Mulla Sadra is one of the most important Islamic philosophers after Avicenna. In this exploration of his philosophy, Sajjad H. Rizvi examines the central doctrine of the modulation of being, and contextualises his work within the intellectual histor…

  • German Orientalism

    German Orientalism
    av Ursula Wokoeck

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415847957

    During the nineteenth century and the first half of the twentieth, German universities were at the forefront of scholarship in Oriental studies. Drawing upon a comprehensive survey of thousands of German publications on the Middle East from this per…

  • German Orientalism

    German Orientalism
    av Ursula Wokoeck

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415464901

    During the nineteenth century and the first half of the twentieth, German universities were at the forefront of scholarship in Oriental studies. Drawing upon a comprehensive survey of thousands of German publications on the Middle East from this per…

  • Skepticism in Classical Islam

    Skepticism in Classical Islam
    av Paul L. Heck

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415707251

    The first major treatment of skepticism in Islam, this book explores the critical role of skeptical thinking in the development of theology in Islam. It examines the way key thinkers in classical Islam faced perplexing questions about the nature of…

  • Muslims and Christians in Norman Sicily

    Muslims and Christians in Norman Sicily
    av Alexander Metcalfe

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780700716852

    The social and linguistic history of medieval Sicily is both intriguing and complex. Before the Muslim invasion of 827, the islanders spoke dialects of either Greek or Latin or both. On the arrival of the Normans around 1060 Arabic was the dominant…

  • Muslims and Christians in Norman Sicily

    Muslims and Christians in Norman Sicily
    av Alexander Metcalfe

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415616447

    The social and linguistic history of medieval Sicily is both intriguing and complex. Before the Muslim invasion of 827, the islanders spoke dialects of either Greek or Latin or both. On the arrival of the Normans around 1060 Arabic was the dominant…

  • Literature and the Islamic Court

    Literature and the Islamic Court
    av Erez Naaman

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138945258

    Courts were the most important frameworks for the production, performance, and evaluation of literature in medieval Islamic civilization. Patrons vying for prestige attracted to their courts literary people who sought their financial support. The mo…

  • Theological Approaches to Qur'anic Exegesis

    Theological Approaches to Qur'anic Exegesis
    av Hussein Abdul-Raof

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415449588

    This book provides a comprehensive and systematic analysis of the various schools of Qur'anic exegesis, from the earliest periods through to the present day.Employing a comparative-contrastive methodology, the author examines traditional and rationa…

  • Theological Approaches to Qur'anic Exegesis

    Theological Approaches to Qur'anic Exegesis
    av Hussein Abdul-Raof

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138110472

    This book provides a comprehensive and systematic analysis of the various schools of Qur'anic exegesis, from the earliest periods through to the present day.Employing a comparative-contrastive methodology, the author examines traditional and rationa…

  • God and Humans in Islamic Thought

    God and Humans in Islamic Thought
    av Maha Elkaisy-Friemuth

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415400282

    Winner of The Iranian World Prize for the Book of the Year 2007 in the Philosophy and Mysticism category.This new and original text provides a timely re-examination of Islamic thought, presenting a stark contrast to the more usual conservative view.…

  • God and Humans in Islamic Thought

    God and Humans in Islamic Thought
    av Maha Elkaisy-Friemuth

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415663885

    Winner of The Iranian World Prize for the Book of the Year 2007 in the Philosophy and Mysticism category.This new and original text provides a timely re-examination of Islamic thought, presenting a stark contrast to the more usual conservative view.…

  • Ethics in Islam

    Ethics in Islam
    av Nuha Al-Shaar

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415858519

    Offering a new reading of Islamic ethical and political thought in the Buyid period (334-440/946-1048), this book focuses particularly on the philosopher Abu Hayyan al-Tawhidi who lived in Baghdad and what is now western Iran. Ethics in Islam provid…

  • Al-Ghazali, Averroes and the Interpretation of the Qur'an

    Al-Ghazali, Averroes and the Interpretation of the Qur'an
    av Avital Wohlman

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415852593

    This book examines the contrasting interpretations of Islam and the Qur'an by Averroes and Al-Ghazali, as a way of helping us untangle current impasses affecting each Abrahamic faith. This has traditionally been portrayed as a battle between philoso…

  • Al-Ghazali, Averroes and the Interpretation of the Qur'an

    Al-Ghazali, Averroes and the Interpretation of the Qur'an
    av Avital Wohlman

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415557207

    This book examines the contrasting interpretations of Islam and the Qur'an by Averroes and Al-Ghazali, as a way of helping us untangle current impasses affecting each Abrahamic faith. This has traditionally been portrayed as a battle between philoso…

  • A Jewish Archive from Old Cairo

    A Jewish Archive from Old Cairo
    av Stefan Reif

    Häftad - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780700713127

    Explains how Cairo came to have its important Genizah archive, how Cambridge developed its interests in Hebraica, and how a number of colourful figures brought about the connection between the two centres. Also shows the importance of the Genizah ma…

  • A Jewish Archive from Old Cairo

    A Jewish Archive from Old Cairo
    av Stefan Reif

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780700712762

    Explains how Cairo came to have its important Genizah archive, how Cambridge developed its interests in Hebraica, and how a number of colourful figures brought about the connection between the two centres. Also shows the importance of the Genizah ma…

  • The Qur'an in Christian-Muslim Dialogue

    The Qur'an in Christian-Muslim Dialogue
    av Corrie Block

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415836999

    Offering an analysis of Christian-Muslim dialogue across four centuries, this book highlights those voices of ecumenical tone which have more often used the Qur'an for drawing the two faiths together rather than pushing them apart, and amplifies the…

  • Islamic Reform and Arab Nationalism

    Islamic Reform and Arab Nationalism
    av Amal N. Ghazal

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415779807

    Bridging African and Arab histories, this book examines the relationship between Islam, nationalism and the evolution of identity politics from late 19th Century to World War II. It provides a cross-national, cross-regional analysis of religious ref…

  • Islamic Reform and Arab Nationalism

    Islamic Reform and Arab Nationalism
    av Amal N. Ghazal

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138789296

    Bridging African and Arab histories, this book examines the relationship between Islam, nationalism and the evolution of identity politics from late 19th Century to World War II. It provides a cross-national, cross-regional analysis of religious ref…

  • Comte de Gobineau and Orientalism

    Comte de Gobineau and Orientalism

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415664059

    Though known to specialists, Comte de Gobineau's vital if idiosyncratic contribution to Orientalism has only been accessible to the English reader through secondary sources. Especially important for its portrayal of an esoteric Sufi sect like the Ah…

  • Religious Scholars and the Umayyads

    Religious Scholars and the Umayyads
    av Steven Judd

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415844970

    Religious Scholars and the Umayyads analyzes legal and theological developments during the Marwanid period (64/684--132/750), focusing on religious scholars who supported the Umayyads. Their scholarly network extended across several generations and…

  • Angels in Islam

    Angels in Islam
    av Stephen Burge

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415672924

    Angels are a basic tenet of belief in Islam, appearing in various types and genres of text, from eschatology to law and theology to devotional material. This book presents the first comprehensive study of angels in Islam, through an analysis of a co…

  • Eastern Christianity in the Modern Middle East

    Eastern Christianity in the Modern Middle East

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415548038

    The Middle East is the birthplace of Christianity and the home to a number of Eastern Churches with millions of followers. This book provides a comprehensive survey of the various denominations in the modern Middle East and will be of interest to a…

  • Eastern Christianity in the Modern Middle East

    Eastern Christianity in the Modern Middle East

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415846516

    The Middle East is the birthplace of Christianity and the home to a number of Eastern Churches with millions of followers. This book provides a comprehensive survey of the various denominations in the modern Middle East and will be of interest to a…

  • Shi'i Theology in Iran

    Shi'i Theology in Iran
    av Ori Goldberg

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415664233

    Taking a theologically oriented method for engaging with historical and cultural phenomena, this book explores the challenge, offered by revolutionary Shi'i theology in Iran, to Western conventions on theology, revolution and religion's role in the…

  • Ibn al-Haytham and Analytical Mathematics

    Ibn al-Haytham and Analytical Mathematics
    av Roshdi Rashed

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415582186

    This volume provides a unique primary source on the history and philosophy of mathematics and the exact sciences in the mediaeval Arab world. The second of five comprehensive volumes, this book offers a detailed exploration of Arabic mathematics in…

  • Ibn al-Haytham and Analytical Mathematics

    Ibn al-Haytham and Analytical Mathematics
    av Roshdi Rashed

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138109131

    This volume provides a unique primary source on the history and philosophy of mathematics and the exact sciences in the mediaeval Arab world. The second of five comprehensive volumes, this book offers a detailed exploration of Arabic mathematics in…

  • Women and Leadership in Islamic Law

    Women and Leadership in Islamic Law
    av David Solomon Jalajel

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138123137

    Islamic law has traditionally prohibited women from being prayer leaders and heads of state. A small number of Muslims today are beginning to challenge this stance, but they face considerable opposition from the broader Muslim community.'Women and L…

  • The Birth of The Prophet Muhammad

    The Birth of The Prophet Muhammad
    av Marion Holmes Katz

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415771276

    In the medieval period, the birth of the Prophet Muhammad (the mawlid) was celebrated in popular narratives and ceremonies that expressed the religious agendas and aspirations of ordinary Muslims, including women. This book examines the Mawlid from…

  • The Birth of The Prophet Muhammad

    The Birth of The Prophet Muhammad
    av Marion Holmes Katz

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415551878

    In the medieval period, the birth of the Prophet Muhammad (the mawlid) was celebrated in popular narratives and ceremonies that expressed the religious agendas and aspirations of ordinary Muslims, including women. This book examines the Mawlid from…

  • A History of Early Al-Andalus

    A History of Early Al-Andalus
    av David James

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781138789241

    The Akhbar majmu'a, or 'Collected Accounts', deal with the Muslim conquest of the Iberian peninsula in 711 and subsequent events in al-Andalus, down to and including the reign of 'Abd al-Rahman III (912-961), founder of the Umayyad caliphate of al-A…

  • A History of Early Al-Andalus

    A History of Early Al-Andalus
    av David James

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415669436

    The Akhbar majmu'a, or 'Collected Accounts', deal with the Muslim conquest of the Iberian peninsula in 711 and subsequent events in al-Andalus, down to and including the reign of 'Abd al-Rahman III (912-961), founder of the Umayyad caliphate of al-A…

  • Christians in Al-Andalus 711-1000

    Christians in Al-Andalus 711-1000
    av Ann Rosemary Christys

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780700715640

    Our current image of the Christian population of al-Andalus after AD711 reflects the way history has been written. The Christians almost disappeared from the historical record as the historians of the conquering Muslims concentrated on the glories o…

  • Christians in Al-Andalus 711-1000

    Christians in Al-Andalus 711-1000
    av Ann Rosemary Christys

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780415616386

    Our current image of the Christian population of al-Andalus after AD711 reflects the way history has been written. The Christians almost disappeared from the historical record as the historians of the conquering Muslims concentrated on the glories o…