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The Resource The formation of Islam : religion and society in the Near East, 600-1800, Jonathan P. Berkey

The formation of Islam : religion and society in the Near East, 600-1800, Jonathan P. Berkey

Label
The formation of Islam : religion and society in the Near East, 600-1800
Title
The formation of Islam
Title remainder
religion and society in the Near East, 600-1800
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan P. Berkey
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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Berkey, Jonathan Porter
Dewey number
297/.09
Index
index present
LC call number
BP63.A35
LC item number
B47 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Themes in Islamic history
Series volume
v. 2
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  • Islam
  • Middle East
  • Middle East
Label
The formation of Islam : religion and society in the Near East, 600-1800, Jonathan P. Berkey
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 270-275) and index
Contents
  • Early Islam in the Near East
  • Umayyad period
  • Beginnings of sectarianism
  • Non-Muslims of early Islam
  • 'Abbasid revolution
  • Part III. The Consolidation of Islam, 750-1000:
  • Issues of Islamic identity
  • Religion and politics
  • Shi'ism
  • Formation of Sunni traditionalism
  • Part I. The Near East before Islam:
  • Asceticism and mysticism
  • Non-Muslim communities
  • Part IV. Medieval Islam, 1000-1500:
  • Medieval Islamic Near East
  • Sunni 'revival'?
  • Common patterns in social and political organization
  • Modes of justice
  • Transmission of religious knowledge
  • Sufism
  • Popular religion
  • Introduction
  • Epilogue:
  • From medieval to modern Islam
  • Religions of late antiquity
  • Arabia before Islam
  • Early seventh century
  • Part II. The Emergence of Islam, 600-750:
  • Approaches and problems
  • Origins of the Muslim community
Control code
ocm50476676
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 286 p.
Isbn
9780521582148
Lccn
2002031470
Label
The formation of Islam : religion and society in the Near East, 600-1800, Jonathan P. Berkey
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 270-275) and index
Contents
  • Early Islam in the Near East
  • Umayyad period
  • Beginnings of sectarianism
  • Non-Muslims of early Islam
  • 'Abbasid revolution
  • Part III. The Consolidation of Islam, 750-1000:
  • Issues of Islamic identity
  • Religion and politics
  • Shi'ism
  • Formation of Sunni traditionalism
  • Part I. The Near East before Islam:
  • Asceticism and mysticism
  • Non-Muslim communities
  • Part IV. Medieval Islam, 1000-1500:
  • Medieval Islamic Near East
  • Sunni 'revival'?
  • Common patterns in social and political organization
  • Modes of justice
  • Transmission of religious knowledge
  • Sufism
  • Popular religion
  • Introduction
  • Epilogue:
  • From medieval to modern Islam
  • Religions of late antiquity
  • Arabia before Islam
  • Early seventh century
  • Part II. The Emergence of Islam, 600-750:
  • Approaches and problems
  • Origins of the Muslim community
Control code
ocm50476676
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 286 p.
Isbn
9780521582148
Lccn
2002031470

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