The Resource Islam, Arabs, and the intelligent world of the jinn, Amira El-Zein

Islam, Arabs, and the intelligent world of the jinn, Amira El-Zein

Label
Islam, Arabs, and the intelligent world of the jinn
Title
Islam, Arabs, and the intelligent world of the jinn
Statement of responsibility
Amira El-Zein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
El-Zein, Amira
Index
index present
LC call number
BP166.89
LC item number
.E49 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary issues in the Middle East.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jinn
  • Islamic demonology
Label
Islam, Arabs, and the intelligent world of the jinn, Amira El-Zein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- The poetics of the invisible : Muslim imagination and the jinn -- Correspondences between jinn and humans -- Beings of light and of fire -- Divination, revelation, and the jinn -- Magic, possession, diseases, and the jinn -- Jinn in animal shapes -- Love between humans and jinn -- Jinn inspiring poets -- Conclusion: The sentience of inside out/outside in -- Appendix: The different classes of the jinn
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 215 p.
Isbn
9780815632009
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20090267 45
System control number
  • (OCoLC)318874301
  • (OCoLC)318874301
Label
Islam, Arabs, and the intelligent world of the jinn, Amira El-Zein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction -- The poetics of the invisible : Muslim imagination and the jinn -- Correspondences between jinn and humans -- Beings of light and of fire -- Divination, revelation, and the jinn -- Magic, possession, diseases, and the jinn -- Jinn in animal shapes -- Love between humans and jinn -- Jinn inspiring poets -- Conclusion: The sentience of inside out/outside in -- Appendix: The different classes of the jinn
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxiii, 215 p.
Isbn
9780815632009
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20090267 45
System control number
  • (OCoLC)318874301
  • (OCoLC)318874301

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