A History of Islamic Societies

An accessible worldwide history of Muslim societies provides updated coverage of each country and region, in a volume that discusses their origins and evolution while offering insight into historical processes that shaped contemporary Islam and surveying its growing influence. Simultaneous. (Social Science)

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  • Author : Ira M. Lapidus
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Pages : 1020 pages
  • ISBN : 0521514304
  • Rating : 4/5 from 1 reviews
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A History of Islamic Societies

A History of Islamic Societies
  • Author : Ira M. Lapidus
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 13 October 2014
GET THIS BOOKA History of Islamic Societies

An accessible worldwide history of Muslim societies provides updated coverage of each country and region, in a volume that discusses their origins and evolution while offering insight into historical processes that shaped contemporary Islam and surveying its growing influence. Simultaneous. (Social Science)

A History of Islamic Societies

A History of Islamic Societies
  • Author : Ira M. Lapidus
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 13 October 2014
GET THIS BOOKA History of Islamic Societies

This new edition of one of the most widely used course books on Islamic civilizations around the world has been substantially revised to incorporate the new scholarship and insights of the last twenty-five years. Ira Lapidus' history explores the beginnings and transformations of Islamic civilizations in the Middle East and details Islam's worldwide diffusion. The history is divided into four parts. Part I is a comprehensive account of pre-Islamic late antiquity; the beginnings of Islam; the early Islamic empires; and

Islamic Societies to the Nineteenth Century

Islamic Societies to the Nineteenth Century
  • Author : Ira M. Lapidus
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 22 October 2012
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First published in 1988, Ira Lapidus' A History of Islamic Societies has become a classic in the field, enlightening students, scholars, and others with a thirst for knowledge about one of the world's great civilizations. This book, based on fully revised and updated parts one and two of this monumental work,describes the transformations of Islamic societies from their beginning in the seventh century, through their diffusion across the globe, into the challenges of the nineteenth century. The story focuses on

The Oxford History of Islam

The Oxford History of Islam
  • Author : John L. Esposito
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release : 06 April 2000
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Lavishly illustrated with over 300 pictures, including more than 200 in full color, The Oxford History of Islam offers the most wide-ranging and authoritative account available of the second largest--and fastest growing--religion in the world. John L. Esposito, Editor-in-Chief of the four-volume Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World, has gathered together sixteen leading scholars, both Muslim and non-Muslim, to examine the origins and historical development of Islam--its faith, community, institutions, sciences, and arts. Beginning in the pre-Islamic Arab world, the chapters

Muslim Societies in African History

Muslim Societies in African History
  • Author : David Robinson
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 12 January 2004
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Examining a series of processes (Islamization, Arabization, Africanization) and case studies from North, West and East Africa, this book gives snapshots of Muslim societies in Africa over the last millennium. In contrast to traditions which suggest that Islam did not take root in Africa, author David Robinson shows the complex struggles of Muslims in the Muslim state of Morocco and in the Hausaland region of Nigeria. He portrays the ways in which Islam was practiced in the pagan societies of

A History of the Islamic World, 600-1800

A History of the Islamic World, 600-1800
  • Author : Jo Van Steenbergen
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 12 August 2020
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A History of the Islamic World, 600–1800 supplies a fresh and unique survey of the formation of the Islamic world and the key developments that characterize this broad region’s history from late antiquity up to the beginning of the modern era. Containing two chronological parts and fourteen chapters, this impressive overview explains how different tides in Islamic history washed ashore diverse sets of leadership groups, multiple practices of power and authority, and dynamic imperial and dynastic discourses in a theocratic

A History of Islamic Law

A History of Islamic Law
  • Author : N. Coulson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 12 July 2017
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Lawyers, according to Edmund Burke, are bad historians. He was referring to an unwillingness, rather than an inaptitude, on the part of early nineteenth-century English lawyers to concern themselves with the past: for contemporary jurisprudence was a pure and isolated science wherein law appeared as a body of rules, based upon objective criteria, whose nature and very existence were independent of considerations of time and place. Despite the influence of the historical school of Western jurisprudence, Burke's observation is generally

Muslim Societies in Africa

Muslim Societies in Africa
  • Author : Roman Loimeier
  • Publisher : Indiana University Press
  • Release : 17 July 2013
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Muslim Societies in Africa provides a concise overview of Muslim societies in Africa in light of their role in African history and the history of the Islamic world. Roman Loimeier identifies patterns and peculiarities in the historical, social, economic, and political development of Africa, and addresses the impact of Islam over the longue durée. To understand the movements of peoples and how they came into contact, Loimeier considers geography, ecology, and climate as well as religious conversion, trade, and

The Wiley Blackwell History of Islam

The Wiley Blackwell History of Islam
  • Author : Armando Salvatore
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 18 June 2018
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A theoretically rich, nuanced history of Islam and Islamic civilization with a unique sociological component This major new reference work offers a complete historical and theoretically informed view of Islam as both a religion and a sociocultural force. Uniquely comprehensive, it surveys and discusses the transformation of Muslim societies in different eras and various regions, providing a broad narrative of the historical development of Islamic civilization. This text explores the complex and varied history of the religion and its traditions.

Islam, Politics, and Social Movements

Islam, Politics, and Social Movements
  • Author : Ervand Abrahamian
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 19 August 1988
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Taken together the essays in this work not only provide new research essential to the study of Islamic societies and Muslim peoples, but also set a new standard for the concrete study of local situations and illuminate the forces shaping the history of modern Muslim societies. This collection is unique in its sophisticated interpretation of the social protest and political resistance movements in Muslim countries during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. The contributors take two principal approaches to the study

Islam and World History

Islam and World History
  • Author : Edmund Burke,Robert Mankin
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 05 November 2018
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Published in 1974, Marshall Hodgson's The Venture of Islam was a watershed moment in the study of Islam. By locating the history of Islamic societies in a global perspective, Hodgson challenged the orientalist paradigms that had stunted the development of Islamic studies and provided an alternative approach to world history. Edited by Edmund Burke III and Robert Mankin, Islam and World History explores the complexity of Hodgson's thought, the daring of his ideas, and the global context of his world historical