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The Resource Imagining the Arabs : Arab identity and the rise of Islam, Peter Webb

Imagining the Arabs : Arab identity and the rise of Islam, Peter Webb

Label
Imagining the Arabs : Arab identity and the rise of Islam
Title
Imagining the Arabs
Title remainder
Arab identity and the rise of Islam
Statement of responsibility
Peter Webb
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Investigating the core questions about Arab identity and history, this book tackles the time-honoured stereotypes that depict Arabs as ancient Arabian Bedouin, and reveals the stories to be a myth: tales told by Muslims to recreate the past to explain the meaning of Islam and its origins
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Webb, Peter
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Arab nationalism
  • National characteristics, Arab
  • Arabism
  • Arabs
  • Islam
  • Araber
  • Araberbild
  • Islam
  • Nationenbildung
  • Arab nationalism
  • Arabism
  • Islam
  • National characteristics, Arab
  • Arab countries
Label
Imagining the Arabs : Arab identity and the rise of Islam, Peter Webb
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part One. The Rise of Arab Communities. Imagining ancients Arabs : sources and controversies -- Pre-Islamic 'Arabless-ness' : Arabian identities -- Arabness from the Qur'an to an Ethos -- Part Two. The changing faces of Arabness in early Islam. Interpreting Arabs : defining their name and constructing their family -- Arabs as a people and arabness as an Idea: 750-900 CE -- Philologists, 'Bedouinisation' and the 'Archetypal Arab' after the mid-third/ninth century -- Imagining and reimaging the Arabs : Conclusions
Control code
ocn964933606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781474408271
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1bh1944
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)964933606
Label
Imagining the Arabs : Arab identity and the rise of Islam, Peter Webb
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Part One. The Rise of Arab Communities. Imagining ancients Arabs : sources and controversies -- Pre-Islamic 'Arabless-ness' : Arabian identities -- Arabness from the Qur'an to an Ethos -- Part Two. The changing faces of Arabness in early Islam. Interpreting Arabs : defining their name and constructing their family -- Arabs as a people and arabness as an Idea: 750-900 CE -- Philologists, 'Bedouinisation' and the 'Archetypal Arab' after the mid-third/ninth century -- Imagining and reimaging the Arabs : Conclusions
Control code
ocn964933606
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781474408271
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1bh1944
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)964933606

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