Living Islamic History: Studies in Honour of Professor Carole Hillenbrand by Yasir SuleimanLiving Islamic History: Studies in Honour of Professor Carole Hillenbrand by Yasir Suleiman

Living Islamic History: Studies in Honour of Professor Carole Hillenbrand

EditorYasir Suleiman

Hardcover | April 21, 2010

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The publication of this book honours Professor Carole Hillenbrand's outstanding achievements in and service to Islamic and Middle Eastern Scholarship.It gathers original research from a range of leading international scholars from the UK, Europe and the USA whose chapters throw new light on a set of topics in medieval Islamic history, Islamic doctrine and practice, and the interaction between Islam and the modern world. Seeking to present freshevidence and engaging ways of looking at old and new material, the authors contribute to a richer understanding of the interaction between historical events, social trends, religious practices and lived experiences in medieval Turkey and Central Asia, Iran and the Arabic-speaking lands. The bookalso discusses how some of the most abiding themes in the Arab-Islamic tradition continue to resonate in the modern world.The book features contributions from: Julia Bray, Edmund Bosworth, Farhad Daftary, Gerhard Endress, Gary Leiser, Remke Kruk, Charles Melville, A. H. Morton, Ian Netton, Andrew Newman, A. Kevin Reinhart and Yasir Suleiman.
Yasir Suleiman is His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Sa'id Chair of Modern Arabic Studies at the University of Cambridge.
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Title:Living Islamic History: Studies in Honour of Professor Carole HillenbrandFormat:HardcoverDimensions:336 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.98 inPublished:April 21, 2010Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0748637389

ISBN - 13:9780748637386

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