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The Resource The Islamic Middle East : tradition and change, Charles Lindholm, (electronic resource)

The Islamic Middle East : tradition and change, Charles Lindholm, (electronic resource)

Label
The Islamic Middle East : tradition and change
Title
The Islamic Middle East
Title remainder
tradition and change
Statement of responsibility
Charles Lindholm
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
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1946-
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Lindholm, Charles
Dewey number
956
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Wiley InterScience (Online service)
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  • Middle East
  • Middle East
  • Moyen-Orient
  • Moyen-Orient
Label
The Islamic Middle East : tradition and change, Charles Lindholm, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [302]-313) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Shepherds and Confederacies
  • Independent Farmers of the Mountains
  • The Dialectic of Desert and Sown
  • Traditions of Authority and Freedom
  • Continuities with Jahiliyya
  • Emissaries and Exemplars: Types of Prophecy
  • The Legacy of Gilgamesh
  • The Limits of Authority
  • The Social Construction of Egalitarianism
  • Ibn Khaldun's Theory of Authority
  • The Middle East: Assumptions and Problems
  • Group Feeling: the "Band of Brothers"
  • Middle Eastern Kinship and Descent
  • Complications in the Model
  • State and Society: Prophets, Caliphs, Sultans, and Tyrants
  • The Prophetic Age
  • The Rise of Islam
  • The Reconfiguration of Ordinary Life under Islam
  • The State in Early Islam
  • Tensions and Divisions
  • Early Struggles for Authority
  • The Middle East in Western Eyes
  • The Rule of the Righteous
  • Movements of Religious Resistance: Kharijites and Shi'ites
  • Maintaining Secular Domination
  • The Abbasid Rebellion
  • The New Hierarchy of the Courtier
  • Sacred and Secular Rulers
  • The Quest for the Redeemer: the Qarmati
  • Pragmatic Tribesmen: Buyids and Seljuks
  • The Religious Option
  • Novelties and Continuities
  • Where is the Middle East?
  • The Ottoman Exception
  • Other Experiments: Cavaliers and Assassins
  • Reprise: the Uses and Abuses of Government
  • Sacred Power: Reciters, Lawyers, Incarnations, and Saints
  • The Essentials of Islam
  • Equality and Individualism as Central Values
  • Preconditions for Egalitarian Individualism
  • Ways of Living
  • The Ecological Framework
  • The Bedouin Option
Control code
ocn232611562
Dimensions
23 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed
Extent
xxviii, 324 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470696170
Note
Wiley
Other control number
10.1002/9780470696170
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232611562
Label
The Islamic Middle East : tradition and change, Charles Lindholm, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [302]-313) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Shepherds and Confederacies
  • Independent Farmers of the Mountains
  • The Dialectic of Desert and Sown
  • Traditions of Authority and Freedom
  • Continuities with Jahiliyya
  • Emissaries and Exemplars: Types of Prophecy
  • The Legacy of Gilgamesh
  • The Limits of Authority
  • The Social Construction of Egalitarianism
  • Ibn Khaldun's Theory of Authority
  • The Middle East: Assumptions and Problems
  • Group Feeling: the "Band of Brothers"
  • Middle Eastern Kinship and Descent
  • Complications in the Model
  • State and Society: Prophets, Caliphs, Sultans, and Tyrants
  • The Prophetic Age
  • The Rise of Islam
  • The Reconfiguration of Ordinary Life under Islam
  • The State in Early Islam
  • Tensions and Divisions
  • Early Struggles for Authority
  • The Middle East in Western Eyes
  • The Rule of the Righteous
  • Movements of Religious Resistance: Kharijites and Shi'ites
  • Maintaining Secular Domination
  • The Abbasid Rebellion
  • The New Hierarchy of the Courtier
  • Sacred and Secular Rulers
  • The Quest for the Redeemer: the Qarmati
  • Pragmatic Tribesmen: Buyids and Seljuks
  • The Religious Option
  • Novelties and Continuities
  • Where is the Middle East?
  • The Ottoman Exception
  • Other Experiments: Cavaliers and Assassins
  • Reprise: the Uses and Abuses of Government
  • Sacred Power: Reciters, Lawyers, Incarnations, and Saints
  • The Essentials of Islam
  • Equality and Individualism as Central Values
  • Preconditions for Egalitarian Individualism
  • Ways of Living
  • The Ecological Framework
  • The Bedouin Option
Control code
ocn232611562
Dimensions
23 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Rev. ed
Extent
xxviii, 324 p.
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780470696170
Note
Wiley
Other control number
10.1002/9780470696170
Other physical details
ill., maps
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)232611562

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