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Published: 09 September 2010

512 Pages | 3 maps


ISBN: 9780199588268

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Origins and Early Development in Oman

John C. Wilkinson

Oxford Oriental Monographs

  • Draws on early Ibâdi and Omani texts that have recently become available
  • Describes the tribal context in which Ibâdism first evolved
  • Discusses Islamic theology and law in its formative period
  • Pays attention to the importance of geographical setting on the history of Ibâdism and Oman
  • Three maps and a genealogical tree accompany the text