The Qurʾānic Pagans and Related Matters

Collected Studies in Three Volumes, Volume 1

Patricia Crone, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton. Edited by Hanna Siurua

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$210.00
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9789004312289
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9789004319288
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June 2016
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Matthew S. Gordon, Miami University, Chase F. Robinson, The Graduate Center, City University of New York, Everett K. Rowson, New York University, and Michael Fishbein, The University of California, Los Angeles

The Works of Ibn Wāḍiḥ al-Yaʿqūbī contains a translation of the writings of Abū al-`Abbās al-Ya`qūbī, a Muslim polymath of the third/ninth century. The works include the History (Ta’rikh); the Geography (Kitab al-buldan); a new translation of his essay (Mushakalat al-nas) and a set of fragments.
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152
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9789004356085
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November 2017
€375,00
$432.00

Maryam Moazzen, University of Louisville

In Formation of a Religious Landscape: Shi‘i Higher Learning in Safavid Iran, Maryam Moazzen offers the first systematic examination of Shi‘i educational institution and practices by exploring the ways in which religious knowledge was produced, authenticated, and transmitted in the second half of...
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151
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9789004355293
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November 2017
€129,00
$149.00

D.G. Tor, University of Notre Dame

In The ʿAbbasid and Carolingian Empires: Studies in Civilizational Formation, D.G. Tor brings together essays by leading historians of medieval Islamdom and Europe in order to elucidate the foundational role of the ʿAbbasid and Carolingians eras in their respective civilizations.
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150
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9789004349896
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October 2017
€119,00
$137.00

Regula Forster, Freie Universität Berlin

Wissensvermittlung im Gespräch ist die erste Monographie über die Verwendung der Dialogform in der arabischen Literatur. Regula Forster untersucht dazu ein umfangreiches Korpus klassisch-arabischer Dialoge ganz unterschiedlichen Inhalts (Religion, Jurisprudenz, Alchemie, Geschichte etc.)....
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149
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ISBN: 
9789004326705
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9789004326729
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August 2017
€129,00
$149.00

Nawal Nasrallah

The fourteenth-century Egyptian cookbook, Kanz al-fawāʾid fī tanwīʿ al-mawāʾid, is a treasure trove of 830 recipes of dishes, digestives, refreshing beverages, and more. Here, for the first time, it has been meticulously translated into English and supplemented with a comprehensive introduction,...
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148
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9789004347298
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November 2017
€149,00
$172.00

Edited by Michael Kemper, University of Amsterdam, and Ralf Elger, Martin-Luther-University, Halle

This volume analyzes Islamic teaching philosophies, as well as Sufi networks and practices, since the 18th century in Sub-Saharan Africa, the Middle East, Central Asia, and Europe. One section presents very personal European encounters with Islam.
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147
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9789004349827
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9789004349841
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August 2017
€139,00
$161.00

Maurice A. Pomerantz, New York University, Abu Dhabi

In Licit Magic: The Life and Letters of al-Ṣāḥib b. ʿAbbād (d. 385/995) Maurice A. Pomerantz explores the biography and literary output of a major tenth-century Muslim statesman, literary patron, and intellectual.
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146
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9789004345829
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November 2017
€110,00
$127.00

Steven Judd, Southern Connecticut State University, Jens Scheiner, University of Göttingen

This volume offers seven new studies on Ibn ʿAsākir and his Taʾrīkh madīnat Dimashq that range from analyses of specific biographical entries to studies on the later use of this work.
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145
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9789004345195
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9789004345201
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June 2017
€110,00
$127.00

Edited by Sobhi Bouderbala, University of Tunis, Sylvie Denoix, CNRS, UMR 8167, Matt Malczycki, Auburn University

New Frontiers of Arabic Papyrology focuses on texts from the transformative era of the Islamic conquests, although some of the research treats later periods.
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144
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ISBN: 
9789004345133
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9789004345171
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June 2017
€110,00
$127.00

Yuval Ben-Bassat, University of Haifa

This volume contains seventeen essays on the Mamluk Sultanate written by leading historians of this period, and discusses social and cultural issues, women in Mamluk society, literary and poetic genres, the politics of material culture, and regional and local politics.
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Volume: 
143
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004340466
E-ISBN: 
9789004345058
Publication date: 
August 2017
€127,00
$147.00

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