skip to content
History and literature in Iran : Persian and Islamic studies in honour of P.W. Avery Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

History and literature in Iran : Persian and Islamic studies in honour of P.W. Avery

Author: Peter Avery; C P Melville; University of Cambridge. Centre of Middle Eastern Studies.
Publisher: London ; New York : British Academic Press, 1998, ©1990.
Series: Pembroke Persian papers, v. 1.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:

Examines the wealth and diversity of Iranian culture, tracing the role of literature as a social force in Iran, and through this approach provides insights into the political and social history of  Read more...

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Named Person: Peter Avery
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Peter Avery; C P Melville; University of Cambridge. Centre of Middle Eastern Studies.
ISBN: 1850436525 9781850436522
OCLC Number: 39479390
Notes: "Published in association with the Centre of Middle Eastern Studies, University of Cambridge."
Description: ix, 254 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: A note on Persian prosody, Hubert Darke; hawk and dove in Sufi combat, Simon Digby; some general accounts of the Safavid and Afsharid period, primarily in English, John Emerson; rewriting the social history of late Qajar Iran, John Gurney; the deportation of the Armenians in 1604-1905 and Europe's myth of Shah Abbas, Edmund Herzig; the execution of Amir Hasanak the Vazir - some lessons for the historical sociology of Iran, Homa Katouzian; the Barmakid revolution in Islamic government, Hugh Kennedy; the end of Czarist rule in Iran, Paul Luft; a note on the Maqama form, M.C. Lyons; some notes on premodern Islamic social description, Louise Marlow; SacDi's Arabic Ghazals, John Mattock; allusion in Hafiz - Joseph and his brothers, Julie Scott Meisami; Padshsh-i Islam - the conversion of Sultan Mahmud Ghazan Khan, Charles Melville; the date and attribution of the "Ross Anonymous" - notes on a Persian history of Shah IsmaciL I, A.H. Morton; Mirza, Mashiti and Juja Kabab - some cases of anomalous noun phrase word order in Persia, John R. Perry; Sadiq Chubak's world-view; class, state and revolution - the case of the Iranian revolution, 1978-1979, A. Reza Sheikholeslami.
Series Title: Pembroke Persian papers, v. 1.
Responsibility: edited by Charles Melville.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39479390> # History and literature in Iran : Persian and Islamic studies in honour of P.W. Avery
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "39479390" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> ; # London
   schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/32871942> ; # Peter Avery
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204889> ; # Iran
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979776> ; # Islam
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> ; # Civilization
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836964172#Topic/aufsatzsammlung> ; # Aufsatzsammlung
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836964172#Topic/literatur> ; # Literatur
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836964172#Event/geschichte> ; # Geschichte.
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/955/e21/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009127629> ; # Islam--Iran
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836964172#Topic/geschichte> ; # Geschichte
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836964172#Place/iran> ; # Iran.
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32871942> ; # Peter Avery
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/135492108> ; # University of Cambridge. Centre of Middle Eastern Studies.
   schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/112243129> ; # Charles Peter Melville
   schema:datePublished "1998" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/836964172> ;
   schema:genre "Aufsatzsammlung"@en ;
   schema:genre "History"@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836964172#Series/pembroke_persian_papers> ; # Pembroke Persian papers ;
   schema:name "History and literature in Iran : Persian and Islamic studies in honour of P.W. Avery"@en ;
   schema:productID "39479390" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/39479390#PublicationEvent/london_new_york_british_academic_press_1998_1990> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836964172#Agent/british_academic_press> ; # British Academic Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781850436522> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GB9864708> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/39479390> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/London> # London
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "London" ;
    .

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836964172#Agent/british_academic_press> # British Academic Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "British Academic Press" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/836964172#Series/pembroke_persian_papers> # Pembroke Persian papers ;
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
   schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39479390> ; # History and literature in Iran : Persian and Islamic studies in honour of P.W. Avery
   schema:name "Pembroke Persian papers ;" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh2009127629> # Islam--Iran
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Islam--Iran"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204889> # Iran
    a schema:Place ;
   schema:name "Iran" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/862898> # Civilization
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Civilization"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/979776> # Islam
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Islam"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/112243129> # Charles Peter Melville
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1951" ;
   schema:familyName "Melville" ;
   schema:givenName "Charles Peter" ;
   schema:givenName "C. P." ;
   schema:name "Charles Peter Melville" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/135492108> # University of Cambridge. Centre of Middle Eastern Studies.
    a schema:Organization ;
   schema:name "University of Cambridge. Centre of Middle Eastern Studies." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32871942> # Peter Avery
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1923" ;
   schema:deathDate "2008" ;
   schema:familyName "Avery" ;
   schema:givenName "Peter" ;
   schema:name "Peter Avery" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781850436522>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "1850436525" ;
   schema:isbn "9781850436522" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/39479390>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
   schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/39479390> ; # History and literature in Iran : Persian and Islamic studies in honour of P.W. Avery
   schema:dateModified "2017-12-24" ;
   void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.