The Resource Allah's Commonwealth; : a history of Islam in the Near East, 600-1100 A.D., [by] F.E. Peters

Allah's Commonwealth; : a history of Islam in the Near East, 600-1100 A.D., [by] F.E. Peters

Label
Allah's Commonwealth; : a history of Islam in the Near East, 600-1100 A.D.
Title
Allah's Commonwealth;
Title remainder
a history of Islam in the Near East, 600-1100 A.D.
Statement of responsibility
[by] F.E. Peters
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Peters, F. E.
Index
index present
LC call number
BP55
LC item number
.P47
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam
  • Islamic civilization
  • Islamic civilization
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Civilization, Medieval
  • Islam
  • Islamic civilization
  • Islamic civilization
  • Islam
Label
Allah's Commonwealth; : a history of Islam in the Near East, 600-1100 A.D., [by] F.E. Peters
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 747-761
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The near east before Islam: The word of God and the kingdom of men -- The prophet and the book -- The successors -- The failure of the Umayyads -- The examination of the faith -- An orthodox Caliphates -- The reign of Ma'mun -- The Mu'tazilites -- The Islamic sciences -- Philology as a sacred science -- The Islamic law -- From Epic to history -- The reception of Hellenism -- The arrival of Hermes -- Plato: From athtotle -- The foreign sciences -- The mathematical sciences and geography -- The occult sciences -- medical learning is Islam -- The search for the center: A Muslim paideia -- A conscience for Islam: The early sufis -- A new revelation: Falsafah -- Reaction and reform -- The ignorant city and the virtuous city -- The dissolution of the commonwealth -- The ideal polity: Farabi -- The Hellenic enlightenment -- Islam transcendent -- The illumined path -- The evolution of Shi'ism -- The failed revolution: The Isma'ilis -- The intentions of the philosophy: Ibn Sina -- Orthodoxy redeemed: Persians and Turks in Islam -- The custodians of the Caliphate -- The revitalization of the sciences of Religion
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
800 pages
Isbn
9780671215644
Lccn
73018733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
001403539
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00978998
  • (OCoLC)ocm00978998
Label
Allah's Commonwealth; : a history of Islam in the Near East, 600-1100 A.D., [by] F.E. Peters
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: p. 747-761
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The near east before Islam: The word of God and the kingdom of men -- The prophet and the book -- The successors -- The failure of the Umayyads -- The examination of the faith -- An orthodox Caliphates -- The reign of Ma'mun -- The Mu'tazilites -- The Islamic sciences -- Philology as a sacred science -- The Islamic law -- From Epic to history -- The reception of Hellenism -- The arrival of Hermes -- Plato: From athtotle -- The foreign sciences -- The mathematical sciences and geography -- The occult sciences -- medical learning is Islam -- The search for the center: A Muslim paideia -- A conscience for Islam: The early sufis -- A new revelation: Falsafah -- Reaction and reform -- The ignorant city and the virtuous city -- The dissolution of the commonwealth -- The ideal polity: Farabi -- The Hellenic enlightenment -- Islam transcendent -- The illumined path -- The evolution of Shi'ism -- The failed revolution: The Isma'ilis -- The intentions of the philosophy: Ibn Sina -- Orthodoxy redeemed: Persians and Turks in Islam -- The custodians of the Caliphate -- The revitalization of the sciences of Religion
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
800 pages
Isbn
9780671215644
Lccn
73018733
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
001403539
System control number
  • (OCoLC)00978998
  • (OCoLC)ocm00978998

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