Chapter 3. Traditions of Authority and Freedom

  1. Charles Lindholm

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696170.ch3

The Islamic Middle East: Tradition and Change, Revised Edition

The Islamic Middle East: Tradition and Change, Revised Edition

How to Cite

Lindholm, C. (2002) Traditions of Authority and Freedom, in The Islamic Middle East: Tradition and Change, Revised Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696170.ch3

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:

  • authority;
  • freedom;
  • Muslims;
  • greek;
  • poetry

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Continuities with Jahiliyya

  • Emissaries and Exemplars: Types of Prophecy

  • The Legacy of Gilgamesh

  • The Limits of Authority