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Javanmardi : the ethics and practice of Persianate perfection

Javanmardi : the ethics and practice of Persianate perfection

Author: Lloyd V J Ridgeon
Publisher: London : Gingko Library, [2018]
Series: British Institute of Persian Studies series.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats

The present collection is the product of a three-year project, financed by the British Institute of Persian Studies on the theme of Javanmardi in the Persianate world.


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
London : Gingko Library, [2018]
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Lloyd V J Ridgeon
ISBN: 9781909942318 1909942316
OCLC Number: 1057725708
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 395 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Intro; Contents; Introduction. The Felon, the Faithful and the Fighter: The Protean Face of the Chivalric Man (Javanmard) in the Medieval Persianate and Modern Iranian Worlds / Lloyd Ridgeon; 1. La Fata illa ʿAli wa la Sayf illa Dhu'l-Faqar: Epigraphic Ceramic Platters from Medieval Nishapur Documenting Esteem for ʿAli ebn Abi Taleb as the Ideal Fata / Raya Y. Shani; 2. From Naserian Courtly-Fotovvat to Akhi-Fotovvat: Transformation of the Fotovvat Doctrine and Communality in Late Medieval Anatolia / Rıza Yıldırım 3. Akhi lodge, Akhi architecture or Akhi patronage? Architecture of Fotovvat-Based Associations in Medieval Anatolia / Maxime Durocher; 4. The Notion of Erenler in the Divan-ı Şeyh Mehmed Çelebi (Hızırname) / Sibel Kocaer; 5. Fotovvat in Bosnia / Ines Aščerić-Todd; 6. Late Medieval Armenian Texts on Fotovvat: Translations in Context / Rachel Goshgarian; 7. Adab in the Workshop: Concepts of Fotovvat, Proper Conduct and Moral Economy in Central Asian Craftsmanship / Jeanine Elif Dağyeli 8. Zurkhaneh, Sufism, Fotovvat/Javanmardi and Modernity: Considerations about Historical Interpretations of a Traditional Athletic Institution / Philippe Rochard and Denis Jallat; 9. Representation of the Hero Tayyeb Hajj Rezaʼi: Sociological Reflections on Javanmardi / Olmo Gölz; 10. Digital Javanmardi: Chivalric Ethics and Imagined Iran on the Internet / Babak Rahimi; 11. Constructing Masculinities through the Javanmards in Pre-Revolutionary Iranian Cinema / Nacim Pak-Shiraz; 12. Masculinity Crisis and the Javanmard Icon in Iranian Cinema / Farshad Zahedi 13. Princes, Thieves and Death: The Making of Heroes amongst the Yezidis of Armenia / Christine Allison and Estelle Amy de la Bretèque; 14. A Tale of Two Concepts: Civanmertlik and Fütüvvet in Modern Turkey / David Barchard.
Series Title: British Institute of Persian Studies series.
Responsibility: edited by Lloyd Ridgeon.


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