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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Conference papers and proceedings
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Eighteenth-century renewal and reform in Islam.
Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 1987
Material Type: Conference publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nehemia Levtzion; John Obert Voll; Universiṭah ha-ʻIvrit bi-Yerushalayim. Makhon le-limudim mitḳadmim.; Makhon le-meḥḳar ʻal shem Heri S. Ṭruman.; Universiṭah ha-ʻIvrit bi-Yerushalayim. Center for the Study of Muslim Civilization.
ISBN: 0815624026 9780815624028
OCLC Number: 16095218
Notes: Papers from an International Colloquium on "Eighteenth Century Renewal and Reform in Islam", held in June 1985 and sponsored by the Institute for Advanced Studies, the Harry S. Truman Research Institute, and the Center for the Study of Islamic Civilization, all of Hebrew University.
Description: 200 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction / Nehemia Levtzion & John O. Voll --
The eighteenth century : background to the Islamic revolutions in west Africa / Nehemia Levtzion --
Muslim thought in eighteenth-century west Africa : the case of Shaykh Uthman b. Fudi / Louis Brenner --
Linking groups in the networks of eighteenth-century revivalist scholars : the Mizjaji family in Yemen / John O. Voll --
The battered dervishes of Bab Zuwayla : a religious riot in eighteenth-century Cairo / Rudolph Peters --
Mustafa Kamal al-Din al-Bakri (1688-1749) : revival and reform of the Khalwatiyya tradition? / Frederick De Jong --
Aspects of Akhbari thought in the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries / Etan Kohlberg --
The growth of Muslim identity in eighteenth-century Bengal / Richard M. Eaton.
Responsibility: edited by Nehemia Levtzion and John O. Voll.


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