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Islam in Transition

Muslim Perspectives

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Published by Oxford University Press, USA .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsJohn J. Donohue (Editor), John L. Esposito (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages528
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7391180M
ISBN 100195174305
ISBN 109780195174304

Request PDF | On Jan 1, , John J. Donohue and others published Islam in Transition: Muslim Perspectives | Find, read and cite all the research you need on ResearchGate.   “This catalog is an outstanding introduction to the transition from late antiquity to Islam. It presents the views of a new generation of scholars, who have brought significant changes of perspective to our understanding of the period as a whole. Their alert scholarship ranges widely.”—Peter Brown, New York Review of Books.

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  Advance Praise: "Islam in Transition includes a wide range of opinions written by Muslim intellectuals over two centuries, undercutting students' stereotypes of Islam as a monolithic religion. The book is both comprehensive and diverse--chronologically, geographically, and intellectually.4/5(56). Building on the groundbreaking exhibition “Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition,” which explored the transformations and continuities in the Byzantine Empire from the seventh to the ninth century, the present volume extends the exhibition catalogue’s innovative investigation of cultural interaction between Christian and Jewish communities and the world of Islam.


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Islam in Transition fills a void--although there are many primary source readers instructors can use 5/5(4). The book is composed of just under two-hundred entries on art and artefacts from that time period and part of the world, divided into three big sections: Byzantium, Commerce, and Islam.

Most of the artefacts are dated from the sixth-eighth centuries under the first heading, with the ninth and tenth occasionally coming up in the latter two /5(4).

MetPublications is a portal to the Met's comprehensive book and online publishing program with close to titles published from to the present. Byzantium and Islam provides a revelatory interpretation of a period with profound ramifications for the modern era.

Table of contents Byzantium and Islam: Age of Transition. New York. Islam in Transition book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. 9/11 and continued acts of global terrorism have challenged the 4/5.

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Featuring numerous contemporary writings, fifty percent of which are. This magnificent volume explores the epochal transformations and unexpected continuities in the Byzantine Empire from the 7th to the 9th century. At the beginning of the 7th century, the Empire's southern provinces, the vibrant, diverse areas of North Africa and the eastern Mediterranean, were at the crossroads of exchanges reaching from Spain to China.

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