Conscience and History in a World Civilisation The Expansion of Islam in the Middle Periods

ISBN-10: 0226346846
ISBN-13: 9780226346847
Edition: 1974
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List price: $41.00
Copyright year: 1974
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 2/15/1977
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 618
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.25" long x 1.25" tall
Weight: 1.738
Language: English

The Venture of Islamhas been honored as a magisterial work of the mind since its publication in early 1975. In this three-volume study, illustrated with charts and maps, Hodgson traces and interprets the historical development of Islamic civilization from before the birth of Muhammad to the middle of the twentieth century. This work grew out of the famous course on Islamic civilization that Hodgson created and taught for many years at the University of Chicago. In the second work of this three-volume set, Hodgson investigates the establishment of an international Islamic civilization through about 1500. This includes a theoretical discussion of cultural patterning in the Islamic world and the Occident. "This is a nonpareil work, not only because of its command of its subject but also because it demonstrates how, ideally, history should be written."—The New Yorker

List of Charts
List of Maps
The Establishment of an International Civilization
Prologue to Book Three
The Formation of the International Political Order, 945-1118
The Social Order: Mercantile Interests, Military Power, Liberty
Maturity and Dialogue among the Intellectual Traditions, c. 945-1111
The Sufism of the Tariqah Orders, c. 945-1273
The Victory of the New Sunni Internationalism, 1118-1258
The Bloom of Persian Literary Culture and Its Times, c. 1111-1274
Cultural Patterning in Islamdom and the Occident
Crisis and Renewal: The Age of Mongol Prestige Prologue to Book Four
After the Mongol Irruption: Politics and Society, 1259-1405
Conservation and Courtliness in the Intellectual Traditions, c. 1258-1503
The Visual Arts in an Islamic Setting, c. 1258-1503
The Expansion of Islam, c. 1258-1503
A Selective Bibliography for Further Reading
Glossary of Selected Terms and Names
Index to Volume II

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