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Notes

  1. Charles Lindholm

Published Online: 7 APR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470696170.notes

The Islamic Middle East: Tradition and Change, Revised Edition

The Islamic Middle East: Tradition and Change, Revised Edition

How to Cite

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

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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Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Middle East: Assumptions and Problems

  • Ways of Living

  • Traditions of Authority and Freedom

  • The Social Construction of Egalitarianism

  • The Prophetic Age

  • Early Struggles for Authority

  • Sacred and Secular Rulers

  • Novelties and Continuities

  • The Essentials of Islam

  • Recapturing the Sacred Past: the Power of Knowledge

  • The Partisans of Ali

  • Sufism in Practice

  • The Contradictions of Saintly Authority

  • Slaves, Eunuchs and Blacks

  • The Ambiguities of Women

  • Escapes from Distinction: Love and Friendship

  • Problems and Possibilities