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Kleine Schriften - (Islamic History and Civilization) by Josef Van Ess (Hardcover)

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The three volumes collect nearly 150 short writings of German scholar of Islam Ess, most of them in German but many in French and English. Among those in English are from Wellhousen to Becker: th eemergence of Kulturgechichte in Islamic studies, constructing Islam in the "classical" period: Maqalat literature and the 72 sects, the youthful god: anthropomorphism in early Islam, a review of R. M. Frank's The Metaphysics of Created Being According to Abûl-Hudhayl al-'Allaf (1966, Istanbul), the Quran and its audience: an external observer's report, encyclopædic activities in the Islamic world: a few questions and no answers, and his acceptance speech at the 2012 World Congress of Middle East Studies in Barcelona. Annotation ©2018 Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR (protoview.com)
Number of Pages: 2634
Genre: History
Series Title: Islamic History and Civilization
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Brill Academic Pub
Author: Josef Van Ess
Language: English
Street Date: March 22, 2018
TCIN: 51768430
UPC: 9789004312241
Item Number (DPCI): 248-32-8221
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