ʿAlāʾ al-Dawla al-Simnānī between Spiritual Authority and Political Power: A Persian Lord and Intellectual in the Heart of the Ilkhanate

With a Critical Edition and Translation of al-Wārid al-šārid al-ṭārid šubhat al-mārid and a Critical Edition of its Persian version Zayn al-muʿtaqad li-zayn al-muʿtaqid

Giovanni Maria Martini

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€139,00
$160.00
ISBN13: 
9789004352889
Publication Date: 
December 2017
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
Approx 525 pp.
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ISSN: 
2212-8662
Volume: 
4

Ata Anzali, Middlebury College, S.M.Hadi Gerami, Imam Sadiq University, Tehran

In Opposition to Philosophy in Safavid Iran Ata Anzali and S.M. Hadi Gerami offer a critical edition of what is arguably the most erudite and extensive critique of philosophy from the Safavid period. The editors’ extensive introduction offers an in-depth analysis that places the work within the...
Series: 
Volume: 
03
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004345645
Publication date: 
November 2017
€119,00
$138.00

Talal Al-Azem, Oxford Centre for Islamic Studies

In Rule-Formulation and Binding Precedent in the Madhhab-Law Tradition, Talal Al-Azem argues for the existence of a ‘madhhab-law tradition’ of jurisprudence, and examines how legal rules were forged by generations of scholarly commentary.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004322837
E-ISBN: 
9789004323292
Publication date: 
November 2016
€110,00
$132.00

Alexandra W. Dunietz

In The Cosmic Perils of Qadi Ḥusayn Maybudī in Fifteenth-Century Iran Alexandra Dunietz explores the life and works of a provincial judge whose life exemplifies the intellectual, spiritual and political tensions of the Timurid, Ak Koyunlu and Safavid spheres.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004302310
E-ISBN: 
9789004302327
Publication date: 
October 2015
€90,00
$125.00