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Author Ricci, Ronit.

Title Islam translated : literature, conversion, and the Arabic cosmopolis of South and Southeast Asia / Ronit Ricci.

Published Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2011.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  809.9338297 RICC    AVAILABLE
Physical description xvi, 313 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
Series South Asia across the disciplines.
South Asia across the disciplines.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Arabic cosmopolis? -- Translation -- On "translation" and its untranslatability -- The Book of Samud: a Javanese literary tradition -- The Ayira Macala: Tamil questions and marvels -- Seribu Masalah: the Malay Book of One Thousand Questions -- Conversion -- Cosmopolitan in translation: Arabic's distant travels -- Conversion to Islam and the Book of One Thousand Questions -- A Jew on Java, a model Malay rabbi, and a Tamil Torah scholar -- The Arabic cosmopolis of South and Southeast Asia.
Subject Book of one thousand questions -- Translations -- History and criticism.
Kitāb masāʼil ʻAbd Allāh ibn Salām lil-Nabī.
Serat Samud.
Āyira macalā.
Hikayat seribu masalah.
Islamic literature -- Southeast Asia -- Translations -- History and criticism.
Southeast Asian literature -- Islamic influences.
Muslim converts from Judaism -- Early works to 1800 -- Translations -- History and criticism.
ISBN 9780226710884 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0226710882 (hardcover : alk. paper)