Journals Higher Education

$65.00

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18 September 2012

240 Pages | 8 hts

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199913879


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Routes and Realms

The Power of Place in the Early Islamic World

Zayde Antrim

  • Features a new conceptual framework, the "discourse of place," which analyzes a wide range of formal texts over a substantial period of time
  • Adopts an interdisciplinary approach that combines insights from the fields of geography and literary criticism with historical methods.
  • Challenges a widespread tendency to underestimate the importance of territory and to over-emphasize the importance of religion and family to notions of community and belonging among Muslims and Arabs
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