08 Aug 2020

Category: Islam

Archaeology

Dictionary of Islamic Architecture 

The Dictionary of Islamic Architecture provides the fullest range of artistic, technical, archaeological, cultural and biographical data for the entire geographical and chronological spread of Islamic architecture – from West Africa through the Middle East to Indonesia, and from the seventh to the eighteenth centuries…

Arts & Photography

Die Koranhermeneutik von Günter Lüling (Judaism, Christianity, and Islam – Tension, Transmission, Transformation, Band 9) 

Der koranhermeneutische Ansatz des Islamwissenschaftlers Günter Lüling (1928-2014) wurde jahrzehntelang von Fachvertretern totgeschwiegen, was Nahrung für Verschwörungstheorien lieferte. Seine Theorie, dass der Koran seinen Ursprung im alten Christentum habe, widersprach der traditionellen Wissenschaft seiner Zeit. Der Band enthält Forschungsbeiträge, in denen Lülings Werk erstmals kritisch…

History

The Hajj: Pilgrimage in Islam 

Every year hundreds of thousands of pilgrims from all over the world converge on Mecca and its precincts to perform the rituals associated with the Hajj and have been doing so since the seventh century. In this volume, scholars from a range of fields –…