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Title Essays in Islamic philology, history, and philosophy / edited by Alireza Korangy, Wheeler M. Thackston, Roy P. Mottahedeh, and William Granara
Published Berlin ; Boston : De Gruyter, 2016
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Series Studies in the history and culture of the Middle East, 2198-0853 ; volume 31
Studies in the history and culture of the Middle East ; v. 31. 2198-0853
Contents Introduction -- Tabula Gratulatoria -- Selected Bibliography of Professor Ahmad Mahdavi Damghani -- Classical Persian Literature and Philology -- Classical Arabic Literature and Philology -- Islamic Theology, Islamic Jurisprudence and Islamic Philosophy -- Islamic History and Historiography
Summary This work treats in one volume the most important fields in Islamic studies: Persian literature and philology; Islamic history and historiography; Arabic literature and philology; and Islamic philosophy and jurisprudence. The essays are representative of the fields in which one of the most illustrious Arabists and Persianists in the world, Ahmad Mahdavi Damgani, has been an indispensible contributor for close to 65 years
Notes Essays primarily by former students of Professor Ahmad Mahdavi Damghani, Harvard University and Center for Middle Eastern Studies (1987-2014)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes In English
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Subject Arabic philology.
Civilization, Arab.
Islamic civilization.
Persian philology.
Genre/Form Festschriften.
Form Electronic book
Author Korangy, Alireza, editor
Mahdavī Dāmghānī, Aḥmad, honoree
ISBN 3110313790 (electronic bk.)
3110383241 (electronic bk.)
9783110313796 (electronic bk.)
9783110383249 (electronic bk.)