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A Popular Dictionary Of Islam
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|December 16, 1997

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Both a dictionary and a glossary of terms that attempts to cover the entire field of Islam. Also included are brief biographies of eminent Muslims and Islamic scholars throughout the ages, providing a ready reference to authorities normally cited.
Middle East Sources: A MELCOM Guide to Middle Eastern and Islamic Books and Materials in the United…

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Middle East Sources provides an invaluable resource for the busy librarian, student or scholar with Middle Eastern interests. It aims to guide readers to the major collections of books and other materials on the subject in the UK and Ireland, as well as to some…
Text and Trauma: An East-West Primer
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|October 26, 1995

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An essay in literary criticism with a difference, addressing the nature of blasphemy and using selected novels by Salman Rushdie, Najib Mahfuz and Nikos Kazantzakis as case studies.
Al-farabi And His School
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|September 24, 1999

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Examines one of the most exciting and dynamic periods in the development of medieval Islam, from the late 9th to the early 11th century, through the thought of five of its principal thinkers, prime among them al-Farabi. This great Islamic philosopher, called…
Muslim Neoplatonists: An Introduction to the Thought of the Brethren of Purity

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The tenth or eleventh century group of the Brethren of Purity (Ikhwan al Safa) are as well known in the Arab world as Darwin, Marx and Freud in the west. Designed as an introduction to their ideas, this book concentrates on the Brethren's…
Golden Roads: Migration, Pilgrimage and Travel in Medieval and Modern Islam

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Essays on themes (migration, pilgrimage and travel) as old as Islam itself and integral in the development of a cosmopolitan Islamic social order embracing much of Africa and Eurasia.
Allah Transcendent: Studies in the Structure and Semiotics of Islamic Philosophy, Theology and…

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Examines the role of God in medieval Islamic philosophy and theology in a new and exciting way. Renouncing the traditional chronological method of considering Islamic philosophy, Netton uses modern literary modes of criticism derived from structuralism,…
Seek Knowledge: Thought and Travel in the House of Islam
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|October 26, 1995

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Explores various facets of the Islamic search for knowledge, with essays on aspects of Thought or Travel.
Muslim Neoplatonists: An Introduction To The Thought Of The Brethren Of Purity

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The tenth or eleventh century group of the Brethren of Purity (Ikhwan al Safa) are as well known in the Arab world as Darwin, Marx and Freud in the west. Designed as an introduction to their ideas, this book concentrates on the Brethren's…
Arabia And The Gulf: From Traditional Society To Modern States: Essays In Honour Of M.a. Shaban's…

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The transformation of Arabia and the Gulf States from traditional societies to modern states has been one of the most remarkable developments of the twentieth century. In the space of just a few decades many of these countries have gone from being among the least…
A Popular Dictionary Of Islam
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|July 27, 2016

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Both a dictionary and a glossary of terms that attempts to cover the entire field of Islam. Also included are brief biographies of eminent Muslims and Islamic scholars throughout the ages, providing a ready reference to authorities normally cited.
Sufi Ritual: The Parallel Universe
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|March 18, 2014

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This study reveals the world of Sufi ritual with particular reference to two major Sufi orders. It examines the ritual and practices of these orders and surveys their organisation and hierarchy, initiation ceremonies, and aspects of their liturgy such as dhikr…