تبلیغات
isbnbooksm - Ebook Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of

امروز:

Ebook Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of

Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements)




Author: Ludwig W. Adamec
Type: eBook
Date Released: 2009
Format: pdf
Language: English
Page Count: 517
Isbn10 Code: 0810861615
Isbn13 Code: 9780810861619


From Library Journal Adamec (Middle Eastern studies, Univ. of Arizona), director of the Near Eastern Center for a decade, is a widely known authority on Afghanistan who has published many books and articles. The volumes in this Scarecrow series have varied in quality, but this dictionary fares well. Its clear, concise entries give basic facts, organized under headings in English, when available, rather than in Arabic. The book includes a chronology, an accessible historical introduction, and a considerable bibliography arranged by broad categories. Unfortunately, the book has a few drawbacks: some topics are missing (e.g., "Qa'im," similar to Mahdi); the need to compress sometimes distorts a subject, as in the article on Bab; and there is only one map. While larger libraries should be sure that they also have larger reference works on Islam (e.g., Encyclopaedia of Islam, Brill Academic; Encyclopaedia Iranica, Mazda), this book is a good acquisition for most public libraries and a useful supplementary quick reference for academic libraries. William P. Collins, Library of Congress Copyright 2001 Cahners Business Information, Inc. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title. From From theological, political, and cultural corners, there is a growing demand from student and layperson alike for clear, well-informed, and up-to-date information on the topic of Islam. The latest addition to the Scarecrow Press Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies, and Movements series effectively fills this need. With the inclusion of copious entries from all over the Islamic historical spectrum, author Adamec presents Islam as the complex, diverse religion that it is and not as the monolithic, antiprogressive entity it is sometimes viewed as by many in the West. An update to the 2001 edition, this alphabetically arranged, cross-referenced volume touches on various topics and figures from Islamic history, philosophy, and religion as well as the position of Islam in the modern political world. Included among the generally concise, well-written, and engaging entries are numerous biographies for cultural, religious, legal, and political leaders. A succinct chronology and edifying introduction both provide the necessary background information and place entries within the proper historical context. Adamec has skillfully navigated the tricky issue of Arabic terminology by providing main entries in English (where possible) with their Arabic equivalent (for example, Pilgrimage. “Hajj”). A major highlight of the work is the extensive categorized bibliography consisting of books and articles from the field of Islamic studies. Overall, this volume serves as an excellent pathfinder for both scholars and those with no prior knowledge of the subject. Academic and larger public libraries should consider adding this title even if they already have works such as The Oxford Dictionary of Islam (2004) and The Penguin Dictionary of Islam (2008). --Brian Odom

Download Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements)

:Other pages


1910: The Emancipation of Dissonance , Polymer Macro- and Micro-Gel Beads: Fundamentals and Applications , Outsourcing of R&D in the Pharmaceutical Industry: From Conceptualization to Implementation of the Strategic Sourcing Process .


:Tags

Ebook Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements) pdf by Ludwig W. Adamec download, download online book Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements) epub. Download book Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements) pdf, download almost free pdf Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements), download ebook Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements) djvu, download book Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements) chm. Ebook Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements) djvu by Ludwig W. Adamec download, download almost free Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements), ebook Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements) chm by Ludwig W. Adamec download, Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements) torrent by Ludwig W. Adamec download ebook, Historical Dictionary of Islam (Historical Dictionaries of Religions, Philosophies and Movements) audio mp3 by Ludwig W. Adamec download.


نوشته شده در : یکشنبه 20 شهریور 1390  توسط : Aron Pate.    نظرات() .

augustinaroehl.soup.io
پنجشنبه 22 تیر 1396 07:08 ب.ظ
Unquestionably believe that which you stated.
Your favorite justification appeared to be on the net the simplest thing
to be aware of. I say to you, I definitely get
irked while people consider worries that they just do not
know about. You managed to hit the nail upon the top and defined
out the whole thing without having side effect , people can take a signal.

Will likely be back to get more. Thanks
BHW
جمعه 25 فروردین 1396 09:37 ق.ظ
I go to see every day a few web pages and information sites to read posts, except this blog provides feature based articles.
 
لبخندناراحتچشمک
نیشخندبغلسوال
قلبخجالتزبان
ماچتعجبعصبانی
عینکشیطانگریه
خندهقهقههخداحافظ
سبزقهرهورا
دستگلتفکر