Through the Eyes of the Beholder

The Holy Land, 1517-1713

Edited by Judy A. Hayden, University of Tampa and Nabil I. Matar, University of Minnesota

Status: 
€109,00
$149.00
ISBN13: 
9789004234178
E-ISBN: 
9789004236240
Publication Date: 
December 2012
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xviii, 238 pp. (with 12 ill.)
Imprint: 
Language: 
ISSN: 
0929-2403
Volume: 
97

edited by Andreas Kaplony (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München), Daniel Potthast (Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München), Cornelia Römer,
(Deutsches Archäologisches Institut, Egypt)

This volume collects papers given at the Vienna conference (2009) of the International Society for Arabic Papyrology (ISAP), including editions of previously unpublished Coptic and Arabic documents, and historical and linguistic studies based on documentary evidence from Early Islamic Egypt.
Series: 
Volume: 
112
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004282056
E-ISBN: 
9789004282186
Publication date: 
February 2015
€93,00
$120.00

edited by Alexander T. Schubert and Petra M. Sijpesteijn, Leiden University

Documents and the History of the Early Islamic World presents new Greek, Arabic and Coptic material from the seventh to the fifteenth centuries C.E. from Egypt and Palestine and explores its rich potential for historical analysis.
Series: 
Volume: 
111
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004249592
E-ISBN: 
9789004284340
Publication date: 
November 2014
€104,00
$135.00

George Dimitri Sawa

George Dimitri Sawa’s Arabic Musical and Socio-Cultural Glossary of Kitāb al-Aghānī is the first comprehensive lexicographical study of Umayyad and early Abbāsid-era music theory and practices, and of the behavior of court musicians as depicted in the Aghānī.
Series: 
Volume: 
110
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277502
Publication date: 
April 2015
€121,00
$182.00

Edition, Übersetzung und Kommentar von Andreas Kaplony, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

This book is the publication of another twenty-five business letters and process slips from al-Quṣayr al-Qadīm, a lonely outpost on the Red Sea shore connecting Egyptian donkey caravans with ships coming from the Ḥidjāz and South Arabia.
Series: 
Volume: 
109
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004277533
E-ISBN: 
9789004279605
Publication date: 
September 2014
€93,00
$120.00

Edited by Daniella Talmon-Heller, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, and Katia Cytryn-Silverman, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

This book demonstrates the effectiveness of creative interdisciplinary research, applied to historical, cultural and archaeological problems in the study of the Middle East.
Series: 
Volume: 
108
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004271593
E-ISBN: 
9789004279667
Publication date: 
October 2014
€110,00
$142.00

Hasan Shuraydi

This book fills a long-standing gap in Arabic-Islamic studies. Hasan Shuraydi presents an in-depth survey of relevant themes that concern youth and old age in Medieval Arabic literature in an informative and entertaining style intended for specialists and non-specialists.
Series: 
Volume: 
107
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004271609
E-ISBN: 
9789004278950
Publication date: 
September 2014
€140,00
$181.00

edited by Abdulrahman al-Salimi and Wilferd Madelung, University of Oxford (emeritus)

Early Ibāḍī Theology offers the critical edition of six Arabic texts by the Ibāḍī scholar ‘Abd Allāh b. Yazīd al-Fazārī (8th c.) recently discovered in Algeria that constitute the earliest extant body of kalām theology in Islam
Series: 
Volume: 
106
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004270251
E-ISBN: 
9789004274594
Publication date: 
July 2014
€99,00
$128.00

Edited by Orkhan Mir-Kasimov, The Institute of Ismaili Studies

The edited volume Unity in Diversity: Mysticism, Messianism and the Construction of Religious Authority in Islam explores the role of mystical and messianic groups and movements in the construction and re-construction of religious authority in Muslim societies.
Series: 
Volume: 
105
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004259034
E-ISBN: 
9789004262805
Publication date: 
November 2013
€161,00
$209.00

Isabel Toral-Niehoff, Freie Universität Berlin

In al-Ḥīra. Eine arabische Kulturmetropole im spätantiken Kontext, Isabel Toral-Niehoff draws a vivid portrait of this multicultural Late Antique Arab city located in the frontier zone between Byzantium and Iran and emphasizes its significance for Arab culture and early Islam. ...
Series: 
Volume: 
104
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004229266
E-ISBN: 
9789004260245
Publication date: 
October 2013
€103,00
$133.00

Michael Ebstein, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem

In Mysticism and Philosophy in al-Andalus, Michael Ebstein underscores the many links that connect the intellectual world of the Andalusi mystics Ibn Masarra (269/883-319/931) and Ibn al-ʿArabi (560/1165-638/1240) to the Ismāʿīlī tradition.
Series: 
Volume: 
103
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004255364
E-ISBN: 
9789004255371
Publication date: 
November 2013
€114,00
$148.00

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