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The Resource Unity in Diversity : Mysticism, Messianism and the Construction of Religious Authority in Islam

Unity in Diversity : Mysticism, Messianism and the Construction of Religious Authority in Islam

Label
Unity in Diversity : Mysticism, Messianism and the Construction of Religious Authority in Islam
Title
Unity in Diversity
Title remainder
Mysticism, Messianism and the Construction of Religious Authority in Islam
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The edited volume Unity in Diversity: Mysticism, Messianism and the Construction of Religious Authority in Islam explores the role of mystical and messianic groups and movements in the construction and re-construction of religious authority in Muslim societies
Member of
Cataloging source
IDEBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Mir-Kasimov, Orkhan
Dewey number
  • 297.4
  • 297.4/14
  • 297.414
Index
no index present
Language note
English
LC call number
BP165.7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Islamic History and Civilization
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authority
  • Messiah
  • Mysticism
  • Sufism
  • Authority
  • Messiah
  • Mysticism
  • Sufism
Label
Unity in Diversity : Mysticism, Messianism and the Construction of Religious Authority in Islam
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Contributors; Préface; Introduction: Conflicting Synergy of Patterns of Religious Authority in Islam; Part One Languages, Concepts and Symbols; La transgression des normes du discours religieux : Remarques sur les shaṭaḥāt de Abū Bakr al-Shiblī; Religious Authority & Apocalypse: Tafsīr as Experience in an Early Work by the Bāb; La transmigration des âmes. Une notion problématique dans l'ismaélisme d'époque fatimide; Promised One (maw'ūd) or Imaginary One (mawhūm)? Some Notes on Twelver Shī ī Mahdī Doctrine and its Discussion in Writings of Bahā' Allāh
  • To the Abode of the Hidden One: The Green Isle in Shī'ī, Early Shaykhī, and Bābī-Bahā'ī Sacred TopographyPart Two Post-Mongol Tendencies: Mysticism, Messianism and Universalism; The Kūfan Ghulāt and Millenarian (Mahdist) Movements in Mongol-Türkmen Iran; Intercessory Claims of Ṣūfī Communities during the 14th and 15th Centuries: 'Messianic' Legitimizing Strategies on the Spectrum of Normativity; Ummīs versus Imāms in the Ḥurūfī Prophetology: An Attempt at a Sunnī/Shī'ī Synthesis?
  • The Occult Challenge to Philosophy and Messianism in Early Timurid Iran: Ibn Turka's Lettrism as a New MetaphysicsTimurid Experimentation with Eschatological Absolutism: Mīrzā Iskandar, Shāh Ni'matullāh Walī, and Sayyid Sharīf Jurjānī in 815/1412; Part Three From Mysticism and Messianism to Charismatic Kingship: Ottomans, Safavids and Mughals; L'idéologie d'État concurrencée par son interprétation : les Melāmī-Hamzevī dans l'empire ottoman; Kaygusuz Abdal: A Medieval Turkish Saint and the Formation of Vernacular Islam in Anatolia; The World as a Hat: Symbolism and Materiality in Safavid Iran
  • Persian Nuqṭawīs and the Shaping of the Doctrine of "Universal Conciliation" (ṣulḥ-i kull) in Mughal IndiaMessianism, Heresy, and Historical Narrative in Mughal India; Index
Control code
865657385
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306198516
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
551102
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)865657385
Label
Unity in Diversity : Mysticism, Messianism and the Construction of Religious Authority in Islam
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • List of Contributors; Préface; Introduction: Conflicting Synergy of Patterns of Religious Authority in Islam; Part One Languages, Concepts and Symbols; La transgression des normes du discours religieux : Remarques sur les shaṭaḥāt de Abū Bakr al-Shiblī; Religious Authority & Apocalypse: Tafsīr as Experience in an Early Work by the Bāb; La transmigration des âmes. Une notion problématique dans l'ismaélisme d'époque fatimide; Promised One (maw'ūd) or Imaginary One (mawhūm)? Some Notes on Twelver Shī ī Mahdī Doctrine and its Discussion in Writings of Bahā' Allāh
  • To the Abode of the Hidden One: The Green Isle in Shī'ī, Early Shaykhī, and Bābī-Bahā'ī Sacred TopographyPart Two Post-Mongol Tendencies: Mysticism, Messianism and Universalism; The Kūfan Ghulāt and Millenarian (Mahdist) Movements in Mongol-Türkmen Iran; Intercessory Claims of Ṣūfī Communities during the 14th and 15th Centuries: 'Messianic' Legitimizing Strategies on the Spectrum of Normativity; Ummīs versus Imāms in the Ḥurūfī Prophetology: An Attempt at a Sunnī/Shī'ī Synthesis?
  • The Occult Challenge to Philosophy and Messianism in Early Timurid Iran: Ibn Turka's Lettrism as a New MetaphysicsTimurid Experimentation with Eschatological Absolutism: Mīrzā Iskandar, Shāh Ni'matullāh Walī, and Sayyid Sharīf Jurjānī in 815/1412; Part Three From Mysticism and Messianism to Charismatic Kingship: Ottomans, Safavids and Mughals; L'idéologie d'État concurrencée par son interprétation : les Melāmī-Hamzevī dans l'empire ottoman; Kaygusuz Abdal: A Medieval Turkish Saint and the Formation of Vernacular Islam in Anatolia; The World as a Hat: Symbolism and Materiality in Safavid Iran
  • Persian Nuqṭawīs and the Shaping of the Doctrine of "Universal Conciliation" (ṣulḥ-i kull) in Mughal IndiaMessianism, Heresy, and Historical Narrative in Mughal India; Index
Control code
865657385
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781306198516
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
551102
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)865657385

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