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Ibadi Muslims of North Africa: manuscripts, mobilization, and the making of a written tradition

Author: Paul M Love, Jr.
Publisher: Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2018.
Series: Cambridge studies in Islamic civilization.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The Ibadi Muslims, a little-known minority community, have lived in North Africa for over a thousand years. Combining an analysis of Arabic manuscripts with digital tools used in network analysis, Paul M. Love Jr. takes readers on a journey across the Maghrib and beyond as he traces the paths of a group of manuscripts and the Ibadi scholars who used them. Ibadi scholars of the Middle Period (eleventh-sixteenth  Read more...
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Additional Physical Format: ebook version :
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul M Love, Jr.
ISBN: 9781108472500 1108472508
OCLC Number: 1034597946
Description: xvi, 206 pages ; 24 cm.
Contents: Mobilizing with manuscripts --
Ibadi communities in the Maghrib --
Writing a network, constructing a tradition --
Sharpening the boundaries of community --
Formalizing the network --
Paper and people in northern Africa --
Retroactive networking --
The end of a tradition --
Orbits --
Ibadi manuscript culture --
(Re)inventing an Ibadi tradition --
Extant manuscript copies of the Ibadi prosopographies.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in Islamic civilization.
Responsibility: Paul M. Love Jr. (Al Akhawayn University, Morocco).

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Examining the Ibadi Muslims of North Africa, this book traces the history of Arabic texts to tell the story of how people and their networks build religious traditions. Combining the study of Arabic  Read more...

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