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The spiritual background of early Islam : studies in ancient Arab concepts

Author: M M Bravmann; Andrew Rippin
Publisher: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009.
Series: Brill classics in Islam, v. 4.
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Bravmann, M.M.
Spiritual background of early Islam.
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2009
(DLC) 2008062323
(OCoLC)258770348
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: M M Bravmann; Andrew Rippin
ISBN: 9789047425328 9047425324
OCLC Number: 711004362
Notes: Previously published in 1972.
Includes index.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 336 p.)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Preface; Introduction (Andrew Rippin); I. The Spiritual Background of Early Islam and the History of its Principal Concepts; II. Heroic Motives in Early Arabic Literature; III. Sunnah and Related Concepts; IV. The Ancient Arab Background of the Qur'anic Concept al-gizyatu 'an yadin; V. Bay'ah "homage" : a Proto-Arab (South-Semitic) Concept; VI. The Original Meaning of Arabic Wazir; VII. Allah's Liberty to Punish or to Forgive.; VIII "The Surplus of Property": an Early Arab Social Concept; IX. The Return of the Hero: an Early Arab Motif; X. Life after Death in Early Arab Conception
Series Title: Brill classics in Islam, v. 4.
Responsibility: by M.M. Bravmann ; with and introduction by Andrew Rippin.
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'...a must for the library of every Arabist and Islamologist.' S.D. Goitein, JAOS, 1974. 'This work is to be most thoroughly recommended.' W. Montgomery Watt, Bull. of the School of Oriental and Read more...

 
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