Islamic Civilization in Thirty Lives

Islamic Civilization in Thirty Lives
Author : Chase F. Robinson
Publisher : Univ of California Press
Total Pages :
Release : 2017-04-03
ISBN 10 : 9780520966277
ISBN 13 : 0520966279
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Islamic Civilization in Thirty Lives
Language: en
Authors: Chase F. Robinson
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-03 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

Religious thinkers, political leaders, lawmakers, writers, and philosophers have shaped the 1,400-year-long development of the world's second-largest religion.
Professional Mobility in Islamic Societies (700-1750)
Language: en
Pages: 257
Authors: Mohamad El-Merheb
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-08-16 - Publisher: BRILL

This volume offers a collection of new concepts and approaches to the study of the professional mobility of the literati and scholars (ʿulamāʾ) in pre-modern
Conversion to Islam
Language: en
Authors: Ayman S. Ibrahim
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-02-02 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Why did non-Muslims convert to Islam during Muhammad's life and under his immediate successors? How did Muslim historians portray these conversions? Why did the
A History of Islam in 21 Women
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Hossein Kamaly
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-26 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

Khadija was the first believer, to whom the Prophet Muhammad often turned for advice. At a time when strongmen quickly seized power from any female Muslim ruler
Oriental Languages and Civilizations
Language: en
Pages: 327
Authors: Barbara Michalak-Pikulska
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-10-19 - Publisher: Wydawnictwo UJ

The volume consists of six parts devoted to literature, languages, history, culture, science, religions and philosophy of the Eastern World. Its aim is to portr
Violence and Militants
Language: en
Pages: 205
Authors: Baris Cayli
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-09-26 - Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

How do militants rationalize violence and what are their motives? How do time and space shape their destiny? In Violence and Militants Baris Cayli explores thes
The Muslim Difference
Language: en
Pages: 360
Authors: Youshaa Patel
Type: BOOK - Published: 2023-01-10 - Publisher: Yale University Press

A sweeping history of Muslim identity from its origins in late antiquity to the present How did Muslims across time and place define the line between themselves
1453 a Tale of Two Battles
Language: en
Pages: 218
Authors: Julian Reynolds
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-13 - Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

This book is the author’s second published by Xlibris, the first being Defending Rome: The Masters of the Soldiers, published in 2011. It explores the consequ
Global Medieval Contexts 500 – 1500
Language: en
Pages: 548
Authors: Kimberly Klimek
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-30 - Publisher: Routledge

Global Medieval Contexts 500–1500: Connections and Comparisons provides a unique wide-lens introduction to world history during this period. Designed for stud
The Maghrib in the Mashriq
Language: en
Pages: 574
Authors: Maribel Fierro
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-01-18 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This is a pioneering book about the impact that knowledge produced in the Maghrib (Islamic North Africa and al-Andalus = Muslim Iberia) had on the rest of the I