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The Resource Messianic beliefs and imperial politics in medieval Islam : the ʻAbbāsid caliphate in the early ninth century, Hayrettin Yücesoy

Messianic beliefs and imperial politics in medieval Islam : the ʻAbbāsid caliphate in the early ninth century, Hayrettin Yücesoy

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Messianic beliefs and imperial politics in medieval Islam : the ʻAbbāsid caliphate in the early ninth century
Title
Messianic beliefs and imperial politics in medieval Islam
Title remainder
the ʻAbbāsid caliphate in the early ninth century
Statement of responsibility
Hayrettin Yücesoy
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Subject
Language
eng
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DLC
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Yücesoy, Hayrettin
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in comparative religion
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abbasids
  • Caliphate
  • Mahdism
  • Islamic eschatology
  • Islamic Empire
Label
Messianic beliefs and imperial politics in medieval Islam : the ʻAbbāsid caliphate in the early ninth century, Hayrettin Yücesoy
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Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [145]-201) and index
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volume
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  • nc
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Main question -- Prophecies as text -- Messianic claims and institutionalization -- The legacy of the early caliphate -- Muslims and others: a process of conflict and confluence -- Shaping up a messianic discourse -- Qurʼānic views on the end of time -- Messianic beliefs as political ideology -- A new millennium: the year 200/800 -- Prophecies and the fourth civil war -- Crisis after Ḥārūn al-Rashīd -- The civil war as an apocalyptic fitna -- Second black banners from the East -- Making a messianic contender -- Second black banners -- Hāshimid versus ʻAbbāsid succession: designation of Alī ʻal-riḍā -- Al-Maʼmūn in Baghdad -- Healing the wounds of a civil war -- Missionary activity and Byzantine raids -- God's caliph as mujaddid -- Translation activities -- Religious purity and the miḥna -- Conclusion
Control code
271812448
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 212 pages
Isbn
9781570038198
Lccn
2008049200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
Label
Messianic beliefs and imperial politics in medieval Islam : the ʻAbbāsid caliphate in the early ninth century, Hayrettin Yücesoy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [145]-201) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Main question -- Prophecies as text -- Messianic claims and institutionalization -- The legacy of the early caliphate -- Muslims and others: a process of conflict and confluence -- Shaping up a messianic discourse -- Qurʼānic views on the end of time -- Messianic beliefs as political ideology -- A new millennium: the year 200/800 -- Prophecies and the fourth civil war -- Crisis after Ḥārūn al-Rashīd -- The civil war as an apocalyptic fitna -- Second black banners from the East -- Making a messianic contender -- Second black banners -- Hāshimid versus ʻAbbāsid succession: designation of Alī ʻal-riḍā -- Al-Maʼmūn in Baghdad -- Healing the wounds of a civil war -- Missionary activity and Byzantine raids -- God's caliph as mujaddid -- Translation activities -- Religious purity and the miḥna -- Conclusion
Control code
271812448
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xvi, 212 pages
Isbn
9781570038198
Lccn
2008049200
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map

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