Theology and society in the second and third centuries of the Hijra : a history of religious thought in Early Islam. Volume 1

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Full title: Theology and society in the second and third centuries of the Hijra : a history of religious thought in Early Islam. Volume 1 / by Josef van Ess ; translated from German by John O'Kane.
Alternative titles: Theologie und Gesellschaft im 2. und 3. Jahrhundert Hidschra. English
Main author: Ess, Josef van, (Author)
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Other authors: O'Kane, John, 1940- (Translator)
Goldbloom, Gwendolin, (Translator)
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Summary: Theology and Society is the most comprehensive study of Islamic intellectual and religious history, focusing on Muslim theology. With its emphasis on the eighth and ninth centuries CE, it remains the most detailed prosopographical study of the early phase of the formation of Islam. Originally published in German between 1991 and 1995, Theology and Society is a monument of scholarship and a unique scholarly enterprise which has stood the test of time as an unparalleled reference work. Volume 1 translated from German by John O'Kane. Volume 2 translated from German by Gwendolin Goldbloom.
Other authors: O'Kane, John, 1940- (Translator), Goldbloom, Gwendolin, (Translator)
Corporate Authors: dawsonera
Language: English
German
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2017.
Classmark: 297.209/021
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Series: Handbuch der Orientalistik. Nahe und der Mittlere Osten ; 116/1.
Handbook of Oriental Studies: Section 1, the Near & Middle East ; 116,
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN: 9789004323384 (E-book)
9004323384 (E-book)