Chapter 11. The Partisans of Ali

  1. Charles Lindholm

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696170.ch11

The Islamic Middle East: Tradition and Change, Revised Edition

The Islamic Middle East: Tradition and Change, Revised Edition

How to Cite

Lindholm, C. (2002) The Partisans of Ali, in The Islamic Middle East: Tradition and Change, Revised Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696170.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 7 APR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405101462

Online ISBN: 9780470696170

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Keywords:

  • partisans;
  • Sunni;
  • Muslims;
  • mecca;
  • religious leader

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Charisma of Ali

  • The Two Faces of Shi'ism

  • Shi'ite History: Acquiescence and Rebellion

  • Khomeini's Revolution