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Author: Wilferd Madelung; Farhad Daftary; Brill Academic Publishers.
Publisher: Leiden : Brill
Edition/Format:   Website : Document : Updating website   Continually Updated Resource   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Consists of an abridged and edited translation of the Persian Dāʼirat al-maʻārif-i buzurg-i Islāmī. Provides "entries on important themes, subjects and personages in Islam generally [and] ... offers the western reader an opportunity to appreciate the various dimensions of Shiʻi Islam, the Persian contribution to Islamic civilisation, and the spiritual dimensions of the Islamic tradition"--Home page.
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Genre/Form: Encyclopedias
Additional Physical Format: Encyclopaedia Islamica
(OCoLC)225873940
Material Type: Document, Updating website, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File, Continually Updated Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Wilferd Madelung; Farhad Daftary; Brill Academic Publishers.
OCLC Number: 263996554
Notes: Title from home page (viewed on Feb. 8, 2010).
Details: Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Other Titles: Dāʼirat al-maʻārif-i buzurg-i Islāmī.
Encyclopedia Islamica
Brill online.
Responsibility: editors-in-chief, Wilferd Madelung and Farhad Daftary.

Abstract:

Consists of an abridged and edited translation of the Persian Dāʼirat al-maʻārif-i buzurg-i Islāmī. Provides "entries on important themes, subjects and personages in Islam generally [and] ... offers the western reader an opportunity to appreciate the various dimensions of Shiʻi Islam, the Persian contribution to Islamic civilisation, and the spiritual dimensions of the Islamic tradition"--Home page.

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