Chapter 5. The Prophetic Age

  1. Charles Lindholm

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696170.ch5

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 Prophetic Age, in The Islamic Middle East: Tradition and Change, Revised Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470696170.ch5

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:

  • Islam;
  • middle east;
  • government;
  • cultural values;
  • Kingdoms

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Rise of Islam

  • The Reconfiguration of Ordinary Life under Islam

  • The State in Early Islam

  • Tensions and Divisions