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The Resource Islamic ecumenism in the 20th century : the Azhar and Shiism between rapprochement and restraint, by Rainer Brunner ; translated from the German by Joseph Greenman ; revised and updated by the author

Islamic ecumenism in the 20th century : the Azhar and Shiism between rapprochement and restraint, by Rainer Brunner ; translated from the German by Joseph Greenman ; revised and updated by the author

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Islamic ecumenism in the 20th century : the Azhar and Shiism between rapprochement and restraint
Title
Islamic ecumenism in the 20th century
Title remainder
the Azhar and Shiism between rapprochement and restraint
Statement of responsibility
by Rainer Brunner ; translated from the German by Joseph Greenman ; revised and updated by the author
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ger
  • eng
Summary
This survey of more than one century of inner-Islamic ecumenical activities in modern times concentrates on the role of the Cairo-based Azhar University and its relations to Shiite scholars. Particular emphasis is laid on the mutual dependency of theology and politics in the modern Islamic discourse
Member of
Cataloging source
COCUF
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Brunner, Rainer
Dewey number
297.8/042/0904
Index
index present
LC call number
BP60
LC item number
.B7813 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Social, economic, and political studies of the Middle East and Asia,
Series volume
v. 91
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jāmiʻat al-Azhar
  • Islam
  • Sunnites
  • Shīʻah
  • Shīʻah
  • Jāmiʻat al-Azhar
  • RELIGION
  • Interfaith relations
  • Islam
  • Shīʻah
  • Sunnites
  • al-Azhar (Caïro)
  • Sjiʻisme
Label
Islamic ecumenism in the 20th century : the Azhar and Shiism between rapprochement and restraint, by Rainer Brunner ; translated from the German by Joseph Greenman ; revised and updated by the author
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 401-423) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Translator's Note; Acknowledgements; Introduction: The Dispute About the "Correct" History; I. First Attempts at Resolving the Conflict; II. The Azhar Reform and Shiism at the Beginning of the Twentieth Century; III. A Controversial Correspondence (1911/36); IV. Caliphate and Ecumene (1924-1939); V. The Institutionalisation of Ecumenical Thinking; VI. The Scholarly Network of the Taqrib Movement (1947-1960); VII. Scope and Limits of the Ecumenical Debate; VIII. Polemics, Rapprochement and Revolutionary Politics (1952-1957); IX. Triumph and Failure of Ecumenical Thinking (1958-1961)
Control code
182530857
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 435 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280859144
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182530857
Label
Islamic ecumenism in the 20th century : the Azhar and Shiism between rapprochement and restraint, by Rainer Brunner ; translated from the German by Joseph Greenman ; revised and updated by the author
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 401-423) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Translator's Note; Acknowledgements; Introduction: The Dispute About the "Correct" History; I. First Attempts at Resolving the Conflict; II. The Azhar Reform and Shiism at the Beginning of the Twentieth Century; III. A Controversial Correspondence (1911/36); IV. Caliphate and Ecumene (1924-1939); V. The Institutionalisation of Ecumenical Thinking; VI. The Scholarly Network of the Taqrib Movement (1947-1960); VII. Scope and Limits of the Ecumenical Debate; VIII. Polemics, Rapprochement and Revolutionary Politics (1952-1957); IX. Triumph and Failure of Ecumenical Thinking (1958-1961)
Control code
182530857
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xii, 435 pages).
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781280859144
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)182530857

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