Stock Image

Family Portraits with Saints

Catherine Mayeur-Jaouen

ISBN 10: 3879974225 / ISBN 13: 9783879974221
Published by Berlin Schwarz Nov 2013, 2013
New Condition: Neu Soft cover
From Agrios-Buch (Bergisch Gladbach, Germany)

AbeBooks Seller Since 11 January 2012

Quantity Available: 1
Buy New
Price: £ 53.43 Convert Currency
Shipping: £ 15.32 From Germany to U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

About this Item

Neuware - The topic of the present volume lies at the crossing of two main subjects in Islamic studies: sanctity and family. Seeking to explain the relationships between saints and society through the family institution, the book strives to enlarge the vision of the family as well as to analyse more concretely the role of saints the patterns of the Prophet and his relatives, problems related to the hereditary transmission of charisma; the relations between the spiritual family and the physical family, or between disciples and the saint s family; the spiritual master as father and the father as spiritual master; and the crucial role of women. Accordingly, the table of contents resembles a family portrait, and features synthetic articles as well as case studies which cover the medieval, modern and contemporary periods, throughout different parts of the Muslim world (Maghrib and Mashriq, Anatolia, Iran, India, Pakistan and Central Asia). This collective reflexion is the result of previous research done on Islamic hagiography from an anthropological or historical perspective; also, it seeks to benefit from the recent development of family history in Islam. Englisch. Bookseller Inventory # 9783879974221

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Family Portraits with Saints

Publisher: Berlin Schwarz Nov 2013

Publication Date: 2013

Binding: Taschenbuch

Book Condition:Neu

Store Description

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Allgemeine Geschäftsbedingungen (

der Firma Agrios Buch- und Medienversand UG e.K. ,Geschäftsführer Ludwig Meier, De-Gasperi-Str. 8, 51469 Bergisch Gladbach nachstehend als Verkäufer bezeichnet.

§ 1 Allgemeines, Begriffsbestimmungen

(1) Der Verkäufer bietet unter dem Nutzernamen Agrios Buch unter der Plattform insbesondere Bücher an. Die folgenden Allgemeinen Geschäftsbedingungen (AGB) gelten für die Geschäftsbeziehung zwischen dem Verkäufer und dem Kunden in ihrer zum Ze...

More Information
Shipping Terms:

Der Versand ins Ausland findet IMMER mit DHL statt. Auch nach Österreich verschicken wir nur mit DHL! Daher Standardversand == Luftpost!

Detailed Seller Information

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express

Check PayPal Invoice Bank/Wire Transfer