Umayyad Legacies

Medieval Memories from Syria to Spain

edited by Antoine Borrut & Paul M. Cobb

Status: 
€219,00
$270.00
ISBN13: 
9789004184749
E-ISBN: 
9789004190986
Publication Date: 
June 2010
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xx + 514 pp., 35 b/w illus., 38 color illus.
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Language: 
ISSN: 
0929-2403
Volume: 
80

Abdulrahman al-Salimi

An Early Islamic Law collection of legal opinions during 2nd/8th century based on the opinions of Early Islamic jurisprudence in Basra.
Series: 
Volume: 
142
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004339477
Expected: 
March 2017
€127,00
$147.00

Anya H. King, University of Southern Indiana,

Scent from the Garden of Paradise: Musk and the Medieval Islamic World traces the history of musk from ancient Asia to the early medieval Islamic world and examines the important role musk played in perfumery and medicine in this new context.
Series: 
Volume: 
140
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004336247
Expected: 
January 2017
€160,00
$184.00

Lyall R. Armstrong, American University of Beirut

In The Quṣṣāṣ of Early Islam Lyall Armstrong analyzes the roles and reputations of the Islamic qāṣṣ from the rise of Islam through the end of the Umayyad period.
Series: 
Volume: 
139
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004335516
Publication date: 
October 2016
€135,00
$165.00

Antonella Ghersetti, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice

Al-Suyūṭī, a polymath of the Mamlūk period offers new insights into the intellectual profile of al-Suyūṭī (d. 911/1505), a scholar who uniquely interpreted and represented the cultural trends and political tensions of the last stage of the Mamlūk period.
Series: 
Volume: 
138
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004334502
Publication date: 
November 2016
€104,00
$125.00

Josef van Ess, University of Tübingen, Hinrich Biesterfeldt, Ruhr-Universität Bochum

Kleine Schriften, written by the eminent German scholar of Islamic Studies Josef van Ess, is a unique three-volume collection of Van Ess' widely scattered short writings, journal articles, encyclopaedia entries, (autobiographical) essays, reviews and lectures, in (mainly) German, English and...
Series: 
Volume: 
137
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004312241
Expected: 
January 2017
€375,00
$436.00

Sebastian Günther, University of Göttingen, Todd Lawson, University of Toronto, Christian Mauder, University of Göttingen

Roads to Paradise: Eschatology and Concepts of the Hereafter in Islam offers a multi-disciplinary study of Muslim thought on paradise, death, and the hereafter. It promises to become the definitive reference work on Islamic eschatology.
Series: 
Volume: 
136
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004333130
Publication date: 
December 2016
€395,00
$475.00

Johann Christoph Bürgel, Universität Bern. Edited by Fabian Käs, Universität zu Köln

Das vorliegende Buch widmet sich den Lebensumständen und der Berufsethik der arabischen Ärzte des Mittelalters. Auf der Grundlage zahlreicher biographischer, protreptischer, deontologischer und isagogischer Schriften untersucht Bürgel verschiedenste Aspekte der medizinischen Ausbildung, der...
Series: 
Volume: 
135
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004326101
Publication date: 
September 2016
€168,00
$202.00

Hassan Ansari, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton.

Dans L’imamat et l’Occultation selon l’imamisme, Étude bibliographique et histoire des textes, Hassan Ansari offre une étude concernant l’évolution religieuse et historique du Hadith imamite autour des doctrines aussi fondamentales que l’imamat et l’Occultation....
Series: 
Volume: 
134
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004232280
Expected: 
January 2017
€204,00
$245.00

Wilferd Madelung, Oxford University. Abdulrahman al-Salimi

In Ibāḍī Texts from the 2nd/8th Century Abdulrahman Al-Salimi and Wilferd Madelung offer an edition and detailed historical analysis of religious letters by early Ibāḍī leaders in Basra, Oman, and Hadramawt.
Series: 
Volume: 
133
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004330641
Expected: 
January 2017
€110,00
$132.00

Wilferd Madelung, University of Oxford, and Sabine Schmidtke, Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton

The volume contains editions of the extant parts of two hitherto unknown theological works by the Būyid vizier al-Ṣāḥib b. ʿAbbād (d. 385/925). The manuscripts on which the edition is based come from Cairo Geniza store rooms.
Series: 
Volume: 
132
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004323452
Publication date: 
November 2016
€93,00
$112.00

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