A History of Islamic Societies

Written By Ira M. Lapidus
A History of Islamic Societies
  • Publsiher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 13 October 2014
  • ISBN : 0521514304
  • Pages : 1020 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1 reviews
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A History of Islamic Societies

A History of Islamic Societies
  • Author : Ira M. Lapidus
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2014-10-13
  • Total pages : 1020
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : An accessible worldwide history of Muslim societies provides updated coverage of each country and region, in a volume that discusses their origins and evolution while offering insight into historical processes that shaped contemporary Islam and surveying its growing influence. Simultaneous. (Social Science)...

A History of Islamic Societies

A History of Islamic Societies
  • Author : Ira Marvin Lapidus
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Islamic Societies to the Nineteenth Century

Islamic Societies to the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Ira M. Lapidus
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-29
  • Total pages : 758
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : First published in 1988, Ira Lapidus' A History of Islamic Societies has become a classic in the field, enlightening students, scholars, and others with a thirst for knowledge about one of the world's great civilizations. This book, based on fully revised and updated parts one and two of this monumental work,...

The Cambridge history of Islam

The Cambridge history of Islam
  • Author : Peter Malcolm Holt,Ann K. S. Lambton,Bernard Lewis
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1977
  • Total pages : 523
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : First published in 1970, The Cambridge History of Islam is a most comprehensive and ambitious collaborative survey of Islamic history and civilization. On publication it was welcomed as a work useful both for reference and reading, for the general reader, student and specialist alike. It has now been reprinted, with corrections, ...

Islamic Societies to the Nineteenth Century

Islamic Societies to the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Ira Marvin Lapidus
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014-05-14
  • Total pages : 796
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : Ira Lapidus' global history of Islamic societies, first published in 1988, has become a classic in the field. For over two decades, it has enlightened students, scholars, and others with a thirst for knowledge about one of the world's great civilizations. This book is based on parts one and two of ...

Muslim Societies in African History

Muslim Societies in African History
  • Author : David Robinson
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2004-01-12
  • Total pages : 220
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : This book examines the processes of Islamization, Arabization, and Africanization in the Muslim societies of Africa....

Dreams and Visions in Islamic Societies

Dreams and Visions in Islamic Societies
  • Author : Özgen Felek,Alexander D. Knysh
  • Publisher : SUNY Press
  • Release Date : 2012-02
  • Total pages : 334
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : A wide-ranging consideration of the place of dreams and visions in Islamic societies from the pre-modern period to the present....

HISTORY OF ISLAMIC SOCIETIES

HISTORY OF ISLAMIC SOCIETIES
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : Download or read online HISTORY OF ISLAMIC SOCIETIES written by , published by which was released on 2015. Get HISTORY OF ISLAMIC SOCIETIES Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Beyond the Exotic

Beyond the Exotic
  • Author : Amira El-Azhary Sonbol
  • Publisher : Syracuse University Press
  • Release Date : 2005-06-14
  • Total pages : 560
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : Most research has accepted stereotypical images of Muslim women, treating their outward manifestations, such as veiling, as passive and oppressive. Muslim women have been depicted as different, and by exoticizing (orientalizing) them—or Islamic society in general—“they” have been dealt with outside of general women’s history and regarded ...

Islamic Studies

Islamic Studies
  • Author : Richard C. Martin
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 274
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : This text seeks to make the academic study of religion a more prominent consideration in the study of Islam than it has been in the past. Islamic Studies: A History of Religions Approach, Second Edition represents a substantial revision that has been both updated to reflect IslamUs rise in North ...

Islamic Societies in Practice

Islamic Societies in Practice
  • Author : Carolyn Fluehr-Lobban
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 256
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : "When Americans look at the Muslim world, they see a uniform culture (Arab) with a single language (Arabic) communicated through a uniform religious belief and practice (Islam). Fluehr-Lobban shows us how simplistic and mistaken this view is."--Library Journal "Islamic Societies in Practice is an eloquent, thought-provoking antidote to the ...

Islamic Societies to the Nineteenth Century

Islamic Societies to the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Lapidus, Ira Marvin Lapidus
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 758
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : Download or read online Islamic Societies to the Nineteenth Century written by Lapidus, Ira Marvin Lapidus, published by which was released on 2012. Get Islamic Societies to the Nineteenth Century Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Muslim Societies in Africa

Muslim Societies in Africa
  • Author : Roman Loimeier
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-06-05
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : Includes bibliographical references and index....

Cultural Schizophrenia

Cultural Schizophrenia
  • Author : Daryush Shayegan
  • Publisher : Syracuse University Press
  • Release Date : 1997-11-01
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : "Based on examples ranging from Iran to Morocco, the author portrays a society he defines as peripheral - bound by a slavish adherence to its own glorified history, its "Tradition" - yet facing an external reality that derives from the West. The meeting of these two incompatible worlds leads to ...

Discovering Islam

Discovering Islam
  • Author : Akbar S. Ahmed,Professor Akbar S Ahmed
  • Publisher : Routledge & Kegan Paul Books
  • Release Date : 1988
  • Total pages : 251
  • ISBN : 0521514304
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Summary : Now reissued with a new introduction, Discovering Islam is a classic account of how the history of Islam and its relations with the West have shaped Islamic society today. Islam is often caricatured as aggressive and fanatic. Written in the tradition of Ibn Khaldun, this readable and wide-ranging book balances ...