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The Fatimids and Their Traditions of Learning Volume 2 (Ismaili Heritage) by Heinz Halm

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Published by I. B. Tauris .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • History of ideas, intellectual history,
  • Islam,
  • Islamic studies,
  • World history: c 500 to C 1500,
  • c 1000 CE to c 1500,
  • c 500 CE to c 1000 CE,
  • General,
  • Anthropology - General,
  • Social Science,
  • History - General History,
  • Textbooks,
  • Sociology,
  • Islamic countries,
  • History,
  • Islam - Shi"a,
  • History / General,
  • Africa, North,
  • 640-1250,
  • 647-1517,
  • Egypt,
  • Fatimites

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages128
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8627039M
ISBN 101860643132
ISBN 109781860643132

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Since the emergence of modern Ismaili studies in the s, there have been many scholarly investigations of different aspects of Fatimid history and thought. This book by Professor Heinz Halm is the first publication to focus mainly on the Fatimids ’ varied contributions to Islamic culture and civilisation and their patronage of learning.   This book by Professor Heinz Halm is the first publication to focus mainly on the Fatimids’ varied contributions to Islamic culture and civilization and their patronage of learning. Since the emergence of modern Ismaili studies in the s, there have been many scholarly investigations of different aspects of Fatimid history and thought. 8 rows  The Fatimid period was the golden age of Ismaili thought and literature, when the Shi'ite Ismaili. 9 rows  The Fatimid period was the golden age of Ismaili thought and literature, when Shi'ite Ismaili Imams Reviews: 1.

This book investigates the Fatimids' varied contribution to Islamic civilization and their patronage of learning. The topics discussed range from the teaching activities of the Ismaili missionaries, the "sessions of wisdom" and other traditions of learning, to al-Hakim's "House of Knowledge" and other academic and scientific institutions. The Fatimid period was the golden age of Ismaili thought and literature, when Shi'ite Ismaili Imams ruled over the vast areas of the Muslim world and made important contributions to Islamic civilization.   “The Fatimids and Their Traditions of Learning” is written by Heinz Halm and published by I.B. Tauris Publishers, London. New York. The beauty of this book is that Heinz Halm uses multiple sources and works of multiple authors. This book by Professor Heinz Halm is the first publication to focus mainly on the Fatimids ’ varied contributions to Islamic culture and civilisation and their patronage of learning. It examines in a historical perspective the intellectual and learning traditions among the Ismailis from the rise of the Fatimid state in North Africa to the.

The Fatimids and Their Traditions of Learning book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The Fatimid period was the golden age /5. Reviewed work(s): The Fatimids and Their Traditions of Learning by Heinz Halm. The Fatimids and Their Traditions of Learning. By HEINZ HALM. London: I. B. TAURIS, in association with the INSTITUTE OF ISMAILI STUDIES, Pp. xv Download fatimids and their traditions of learning or read online here in PDF or EPUB. Please click button to get fatimids and their traditions of learning book now. All books are in clear copy here, and all files are secure so don't worry about it. This site is like a library, you could find million book here by using search box in the widget.   Up to 90% off Textbooks at Amazon Canada. Plus, free two-day shipping for six months when you sign up for Amazon Prime for Students.