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Author ʻAẓmah, ʻAzīz.

Title The times of history : universal topics in Islamic historiography / by Aziz Al-Azmeh.

Published Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2007.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description 1 online resource (xviii, 310 pages).
Series Pasts incorporated, 1786-1438 ; v. 4
Pasts incorporated ; v. 4.
Books at JSTOR All Purchased
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Historical categorization -- Tropes and temporalities of historiographic romanticism, modern and Islamic -- Islam and the history of civilizations -- Typological time, patterning and the past appropriated -- Chronophagous discourse: a study of the clerico-legal appropriation of the world in an Islamic tradition -- The muslim canon from late antiquity to the era of modernism -- History of the future -- God's chronography and dissipative time -- Rhetoric for the senses: a consideration of Muslim paradise narratives -- Distractions of Clio: impasses and perspectives of historians' history -- Islamic political thought: current historiography and the frame of history -- Monotheistic monarchy -- Acknowledgements -- Index.
Other author JSTOR issuing body.
Subject Islam -- History -- Historiography.
Islamic civilization.
Islamic Empire -- Historiography.
Electronic books.
ISBN 9781435612358