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The Resource Applying Ibn Khaldun : the recovery of a lost tradition in sociology, Syed Farid Alatas

Applying Ibn Khaldun : the recovery of a lost tradition in sociology, Syed Farid Alatas

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Applying Ibn Khaldun : the recovery of a lost tradition in sociology
Title
Applying Ibn Khaldun
Title remainder
the recovery of a lost tradition in sociology
Statement of responsibility
Syed Farid Alatas
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The writings of Ibn Khaldun, particularly the Muqaddimah (Prolegomenon) have rightly been regarded as being sociological in nature. For this reason, Ibn Khaldun has been widely regarded as the founder of sociology, or at least a precursor of modern sociology. While he was given this recognition, however, few works went beyond proclaiming him as a founder or precursor to the systematic application of his theoretical perspective to specific historical and contemporary aspects of Muslim societies in North Africa and the Middle East. The continuing presence of Eurocentrism in the social
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Alatas, Farid
Dewey number
297.2/7
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Routledge advances in sociology
Series volume
104
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ibn Khaldūn
  • Sociology
  • Islamic sociology
  • Social sciences
  • Sociology
Label
Applying Ibn Khaldun : the recovery of a lost tradition in sociology, Syed Farid Alatas
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Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1 The errors of history and the new science: Introduction to the Muqaddimah; 2 Ibn Khaldūn's theory of state formation; 3 Ibn Khaldūn and modern sociology: An aborted tradition; 4 Pre-modern readings and applications of Ibn Khaldūn; 5 A Khaldūnian theory of Muslim reform; 6 Ibn Khaldūn and the Ottoman modes of production; 7 The rise and fall of the Safavid state in a Khaldūnian framework; 8 A Khaldūnian perspective on modern Arab states: Saudi Arabia and Syria
  • 9 Towards a Khaldūnian sociology of the state10 Bibliographic remarks and further reading; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn881183711
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 207 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203093597
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unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881183711
Label
Applying Ibn Khaldun : the recovery of a lost tradition in sociology, Syed Farid Alatas
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Preface; Introduction; 1 The errors of history and the new science: Introduction to the Muqaddimah; 2 Ibn Khaldūn's theory of state formation; 3 Ibn Khaldūn and modern sociology: An aborted tradition; 4 Pre-modern readings and applications of Ibn Khaldūn; 5 A Khaldūnian theory of Muslim reform; 6 Ibn Khaldūn and the Ottoman modes of production; 7 The rise and fall of the Safavid state in a Khaldūnian framework; 8 A Khaldūnian perspective on modern Arab states: Saudi Arabia and Syria
  • 9 Towards a Khaldūnian sociology of the state10 Bibliographic remarks and further reading; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn881183711
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 207 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780203093597
Level of compression
unknown
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)881183711

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