Islamic cultures, Islamic contexts : essays in honor of Professor Patricia Crone

"This volume brings together articles on various aspects of the intellectual and social histories of Islamicate societies and of the traditions and contexts that contributed to their formation and evolution. Written by leading scholars who span three generations and who cover such diverse field...

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Other Authors: Ahmed, Asad Q, Sadeghi, Behnam, Hoyland, Robert G, Crone, Patricia 1945-2015, Silverstein, Adam J
Published: Leiden: Brill, 2015.
Series: Islamic history and civilization
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Summary: "This volume brings together articles on various aspects of the intellectual and social histories of Islamicate societies and of the traditions and contexts that contributed to their formation and evolution. Written by leading scholars who span three generations and who cover such diverse fields as Late Antique Studies, Islamic Studies, Classics, and Jewish Studies, the volume is a testament to the breadth and to the sustained, deep impact of the corpus of the honoree, Professor Patricia Crone."--Provided by publisher
Physical Description: xxxvii, 631 pages: illutrations; 28 cm.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN: 9004252010 (hbk.)
9789004252011 (hbk.)
ISSN: 0929-2403;