Chapter 3. The Caliphate

  1. Youssef M. Choueiri
  1. Hugh Kennedy

Published Online: 26 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996423.ch4

A Companion to the History of the Middle East

A Companion to the History of the Middle East

How to Cite

Kennedy, H. (2005) The Caliphate, in A Companion to the History of the Middle East (ed Y. M. Choueiri), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470996423.ch4

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405106818

Online ISBN: 9780470996423

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Keywords:

  • muslim community;
  • spiritual authority;
  • islamic law;
  • hereditary succession;
  • cultural identity