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Edited by Camilla Adang, Tel Aviv University, Maribel Fierro, CSIC, Madrid and Sabine Schmidtke, Freie Universität Berlin
This volume represents the state of the art in research on the Muslim legal scholar, theologian and man of letters Ibn Ḥazm of Cordoba (d. 456/1064), who is widely regarded as one of the most brilliant minds of Islamic Spain.
Suleiman A. Mourad, Smith College and James E. Lindsay, Colorado State University
The Intensification and Reorientation of Sunni Jihad Ideology provides an account of the preaching of a revitalized vision of jihad in Crusader-era Syria by Sunni scholars, including Ibn ʿAsākir, as a major propaganda tool of the Counter-Crusade and Sunni revival.
Samer Akkach, University of Adelaide
For the first time al-Ghazzī’s authoritative biography of ‘Abd al-Ghanī al-Nābulusī, al-Wird al-Unsī, is being presented in this critical edition along with new critical reviews of al-Nābulusī’s large body of works and of modern literature on him.
Avraham Hakim, University of Tel-Aviv
This book offers an early Shiite/Fatimid controversy against Sunnite scholars in matter of Islamic law. Al-Qadi al-Nu'man (d. 363/974) refutes Ibn Qutayba's (d. 276/889) argument according to which succinct legal formulas exempt civil servants from the need of long dissertations of jurists.
Compiled and edited by Heather Bleaney and Susan Sinclair
A bibliography of books, articles and reviews on Islam and the Muslim world which were published in the year 2011 with additions from 2001-2010. This annual volume is published as part of the 2012 subscription. It supersedes the advance issues published in 2011, as well as containing much data ...
Providing an interdisciplinary look at Greece’s Muslim minority and migrant communities, this book provides an exhaustive legal analysis of regulations and broadens our understanding of the political management of ethnic and religious otherness, while placing these phenomena in historical context.
Compiled & edited by J.D. Pearson (Vols. 1-6), Ann Walsh (Vol. 4), Wolfgang Behn (Vol. 6), G.J. Roper (Vols. 7, 10-18), Heather Bleaney (Vols. 10-...), Susan Sinclair (Vols. 24-...)
Adam Gacek, McGill University
This book, covering the entire spectrum of Arabic manuscripts, and especially the handwritten book, consists of a glossary of technical terms and a bibliography. The technical terms, collected from a variety of sources embrace a vast range of topics dealing with the making and reading (studying) ...
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