Tauris Academic Studies Books
Books editi da Tauris Academic Studies con argomento Ismailites Doctrines Imamate Fatimites
Between Revolution And State
Hamdani Sumaiya A.
edizioni Tauris Academic Studies collana Tauris Academic Studies (Hardcover) , 2007
This book examines the most important writings of a tenth century Islamic theologian and jurist who was one of the most original thinkers of his period. It argues that Qadi al-Nu'man's works constituted new and vital genres in Ismaili Shi'i literature, an emergence necessitated by the Fatimids' transition from revolutionary...