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Ibn khaldun : an intellectual biography

Author: Robert Irwin
Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2018]
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Irwin, Robert, 1946-
Ibn khaldun.
Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2018]
(DLC) 2017028272
(OCoLC)990803030
Named Person: Ibn Khaldūn; Ibn Khaldūn
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Irwin
ISBN: 9781400889549 1400889545
OCLC Number: 1020067138
Description: 1 online resource.
Contents: Ibn Khaldun among the ruins --
The game of thrones in fourteenth-century North Africa --
The nomads, their virtues and their place in history --
Underpinning the methodology of the Muqaddima: philosophy, theology and jurisprudence --
Ibn khaldun's sojourn among the Mamluks in Egypt --
The sufi mystic --
Messages from the dark side --
Economics before economics had been invented --
Teaching and writing: what Ibn Khaldun did for a living --
The strange afterlife of the Muqaddima --
Ending up.
Responsibility: Robert Irwin.

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"Irwin wears his immense erudition lightly and gives an often very funny account of how orientalists, historians and modern Arab nationalist have interpreted Ibn Khaldun's most famous work. . . . Read more...

 
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