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The Resource The Oxford history of Islam, edited by John L. Esposito

The Oxford history of Islam, edited by John L. Esposito

Label
The Oxford history of Islam
Title
The Oxford history of Islam
Statement of responsibility
edited by John L. Esposito
Title variation
History of Islam
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"John L. Esposito, editor of the four-volume Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World, has gathered together sixteen leading scholars, both Muslim and non-Muslim, to examine the origins and historical development of Islam - its faith, community, institutions, sciences, and arts." "Written for the general reader but also appealing to specialists, The Oxford History of Islam offers the best of that recent scholarship, presented in a readable style and complemented by a rich variety of illustrations."--Jacket
Summary
Discusses the origins, historical development, and culture of Islam
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231380
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
297/.09
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BP50
LC item number
.O95 1999
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Esposito, John L
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam
  • Islam
Target audience
adult
Label
The Oxford history of Islam, edited by John L. Esposito
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 697-707) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Art and architecture : themes and variations
  • Sheila S. Blair and Jonathan M. Bloom
  • Philosophy and theology : from the eighth century C.E. to the present
  • Majid Fakhry
  • Islam and Christendom : historical, cultural, and religious interaction from the seventh to the fifteenth centuries
  • Jane I. Smith
  • Sultanates and gunpowder empires : the Middle East
  • Ira M. Lapidus
  • The eastward journey of Muslim kingship : Islam in South and Southeast Asia
  • Bruce B. Lawrence
  • Muhammad and the caliphate : political history of the Islamic empire up to the Mongol conquest
  • Central Asia and China : transnationalization, Islamization, and ethnicization
  • Dru C. Gladney
  • Islam in Africa to 1800 : merchants, chiefs, and saints
  • Nehemia Levtzion
  • Foundations for renewal and reform : Islamic movements in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries
  • John Obert Voll
  • European colonialism and the emergence of modern Muslim states
  • S.V.R. Nasr
  • The globalization of Islam : the return of Muslims to the West
  • Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad
  • Fred M. Donner
  • Contemporary Islam : reformation or revolution?
  • John L. Esposito
  • Fruit of the tree of knowledge : the relationship between faith and practice in Islam
  • Vincent J. Cornell
  • Law and society : the interplay of revelation and reason in the Shariah
  • Mohammad Hashim Kamali
  • Science, medicine, and technology : the making of a scientific culture
  • Ahmad Dallal
Control code
ocm40838649
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xii, 749 pages
Isbn
9780195107999
Lccn
99013219
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)40838649
Label
The Oxford history of Islam, edited by John L. Esposito
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 697-707) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Art and architecture : themes and variations
  • Sheila S. Blair and Jonathan M. Bloom
  • Philosophy and theology : from the eighth century C.E. to the present
  • Majid Fakhry
  • Islam and Christendom : historical, cultural, and religious interaction from the seventh to the fifteenth centuries
  • Jane I. Smith
  • Sultanates and gunpowder empires : the Middle East
  • Ira M. Lapidus
  • The eastward journey of Muslim kingship : Islam in South and Southeast Asia
  • Bruce B. Lawrence
  • Muhammad and the caliphate : political history of the Islamic empire up to the Mongol conquest
  • Central Asia and China : transnationalization, Islamization, and ethnicization
  • Dru C. Gladney
  • Islam in Africa to 1800 : merchants, chiefs, and saints
  • Nehemia Levtzion
  • Foundations for renewal and reform : Islamic movements in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries
  • John Obert Voll
  • European colonialism and the emergence of modern Muslim states
  • S.V.R. Nasr
  • The globalization of Islam : the return of Muslims to the West
  • Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad
  • Fred M. Donner
  • Contemporary Islam : reformation or revolution?
  • John L. Esposito
  • Fruit of the tree of knowledge : the relationship between faith and practice in Islam
  • Vincent J. Cornell
  • Law and society : the interplay of revelation and reason in the Shariah
  • Mohammad Hashim Kamali
  • Science, medicine, and technology : the making of a scientific culture
  • Ahmad Dallal
Control code
ocm40838649
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
xii, 749 pages
Isbn
9780195107999
Lccn
99013219
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color), color maps
System control number
(OCoLC)40838649

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