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An Introduction to Shiʻi Islam: The History and Doctrines of Twelver Shiʻism

Moojan Momen - Religion - 1985 - 397 pages
This book is a general introduction to Shi'i Islam-specifically to Twelver Shi'ism, to which the majority of Shi'is belong today. It deals with the history and development of ...
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The Origins of Modern Arabic Fiction

Matti Moosa - Literary Criticism - 1997 - 455 pages
The first edition of this book, completed in 1970, was hailed as a major contribution to scholarship on the development of Arabic fiction in the 19th and early 20th centuries ...
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The Early Novels of Naguib Mahfouz: Images of Modern Egypt

Matti Moosa - Literary Criticism - 1994 - 322 pages
"An invaluable contribution to our understanding of Mahfouz and a full, descriptive survey of novels by the Egyptian Nobel Prize-winning writer. It bridges the gap for non ...
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Roman Catholics and Shi'i Muslims: Prayer, Passion, and Politics

James A. Bill, John Alden Williams - Religion - 2002 - 208 pages
i" --> This timely work explores two influential religious traditions that might seem to have little in common: Twelver Shi'i Islam and Roman Catholicism. With the worldwide ...
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The Penguin Dictionary of Islam

Azim Nanji - Reference - 2008 - 303 pages
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The Shiites

David Pinault - Religion - 1993 - 224 pages
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The Martyrs Of Karbala: Shi'i Symbols and Rituals in Modern Iran

Kamran Scot Aghaie - History - 2004 - 200 pages
This innovative study examines patterns of change in Shi’i symbols and rituals over the past two centuries to reveal how modernization has influenced the societal, political ...
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Without Forgetting the Imam: Lebanese Shiʻism in an American Community

Linda S. Walbridge - Religion - 1997 - 242 pages
This work presents an ethnographic study of the religious life of the Lebanese Shi'i community of Dearborn, Michigan, the largest community of its kind outside of the Middle ...
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