You have no items in your shopping cart.
Close
Search
Filters
Add a Donation to your order?

Help support the work of the IHRC Trust by adding a small donation to your order. Click one of the quick donate buttons to make a general donation, or click here to see what donations you can make including Sadaqah and Zakat payments, or support the oppressed people of Nigeria.

History and Historiography/ Gholamali Haddad

Availability: Out of stock
An Entry from Encyclopaedia of the World of Islam
£17.00

 

Islamic history is a vast and varied subject. This book discusses numerous Muslim approaches to history and historiography from early to modern times.It includes a discussion of the etymological roots of terms used by classical scholars for the study of history; the place of history in the traditional classification of Islamic sciences; Sunni and Shi‘i historiography, with a special section on Isma‘ili historiography; and Persian, African, and Andalusian historiography. The section on Persian historiography features particularly rich details and spans historiographical approaches across the various dynastic periods – including a section on medieval versified historiography – and the post-Revolutionary period. 

This book is part of a series of translations from the Encyclopaedia of the World of Islam (EWI) which was originally compiled in Persian. Other entries from this encyclopaedia which are available in English include Hawza-yi ‘Ilmiyya,HadithPeriodicals of the Muslim WorldMuslim OrganisationsPolitical PartiesQur’anic ExegesesQur’anic Exegesis,Sufism, and Education in the Islamic Civilisation.

 

 

Islamic history is a vast and varied subject. This book discusses numerous Muslim approaches to history and historiography from early to modern times.It includes a discussion of the etymological roots of terms used by classical scholars for the study of history; the place of history in the traditional classification of Islamic sciences; Sunni and Shi‘i historiography, with a special section on Isma‘ili historiography; and Persian, African, and Andalusian historiography. The section on Persian historiography features particularly rich details and spans historiographical approaches across the various dynastic periods – including a section on medieval versified historiography – and the post-Revolutionary period. 

This book is part of a series of translations from the Encyclopaedia of the World of Islam (EWI) which was originally compiled in Persian. Other entries from this encyclopaedia which are available in English include Hawza-yi ‘Ilmiyya,HadithPeriodicals of the Muslim WorldMuslim OrganisationsPolitical PartiesQur’anic ExegesesQur’anic Exegesis,Sufism, and Education in the Islamic Civilisation.

 

Customers who bought this item also bought

Malcolm X / IHRC Book Bag

'Truth is on the Side of the Oppressed.'
£1.50

Old Palestine / Set of 6 Greeting Cards

Pack of 6 A6 cards with envelopes
£5.00