HEINZ HALM SHIISM PDF
The dogmatic and organizational development of each of the various branches of Shi’ism is discussed and isplaced in the context of their particular history. The individual branches of Shiism are discussed with a close look at their special Shiism. Front Cover. Heinz Halm. Edinburgh University Press, Jan 1, Heinz Halm is a German scholar of Islamic Studies, with a particular expertise on early Shia Halm’s book The Shiites was reviewed in the International Journal of Middle East Studies by Said Amir Arjomand who remarked that “Halm’s.
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This comprehensive review of Shi’ism from its origins to the present day is well worth reading.
Observing a tradition more than years old, Shi’ites represent 10 percent of the Muslim population, or Heinz Halm’s work presents a thorough and accessible discussion of the history, theology, and current state of this branch of Islam. I would not use this hapm as a hxlm text, but as a supplementary text or even as a source of material for lectures.
It is appropriate for an upper division or graduate class, because it is essentially a bibliography of primary and secondary sources. Table of contents 1.
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Newly revised, Shi’ism includes updated information on the fate of the Shi’ite revolution in Iran as well as a new chapter on Iraq. Shiism Heinz Halm Snippet view – From inside the book.
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Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more. Observing a tradition more than years old, Shi’ites represent 10 percent of the Muslim population, or million people.
Abbas rated it really liked it Oct 09, The Best Books of Paperbackpages. Provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of Shiism in its myriad forms. Farouk Abu Alhana rated it really liked it Sep 17, Overall I found the book to be well worth the read, though I wished he wrote more on the historical development of Twelver Shiism outs Provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of Shiism in its myriad forms.
Farieha rated it liked it Jan 04, Hashim rated it it was amazing Jun 09, My library Help Advanced Book Search. It will find countless grateful specialist and non-specialist readers.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. The Extreme Shia; 4. Dec 26, Amira rated it it was ok. Ali Shakeri rated it did not like it May 22, The dogmatic and organisational development of each of the various branches of Shi’ism is discussed and is placed in the context of their particular history.
I never knew that there were gnostic forms of Islam! Apr 24, Alavvii rated it it was amazing. I sniism This book is billed as an introduction.
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Anas Massoud rated it really liked it Mar 31, Unfortunately it does tend to get a bit dry in many places: An excellent summary of the history of Shi’i Islam. This book is billed as an introduction. The section on Ismaili Shiism is roughly 40 pages, and then there are about 5 pages each dedicated to Zaydi and Ghulat heterodox strands.
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Medieval Islamic Medicine Peter E. Special attention ahlm given to the emergence of the Imamite ‘clergy’ and the social and political role which has enabled them halmm establish a revolutionary regime in Iran. Special attention is given to the emergence of the Imamite ‘clergy’ and the social and political role which has enabled them to establish a revolutionary regime in Iran, and each chapter contains an invaluable bibliography giving easy access to other books and original sources in translation.
Preview — Shi’ism by Heinz Halm. I would recommend this book for readers already familiar with some of the basics of Heina Islam who are wanting finer details on it’s historical development in the middle late period of Iranian and Middle Eastern history.
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