Guardians of Islam : religious authority and Muslim communities of late medieval Spain / Kathryn A. Miller

Author(s): Miller, Kathryn A
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Subjects: Muslims--Spain--History
Mudéjares--Spain--History
Spain--Civilization--Islamic influences
Spain--Civilization--711-1516
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: New York : Columbia University Press, c2008
LC Classification: D, DP
Physical Description: xiv, 276 p. : maps ; 24 cm
Table of Contents: Introduction. The Muslim Exclaves in Christian Spain 1
Ch. 1. On the Border of Infidelity 20
Ch. 2. From Dar al-Islam to Dar al-Harb: Landscapes of Mudejar Spain 44
Ch. 3. Transmitting Knowledge and Building Networks 59
Ch. 4. Write It Down! 81
Ch. 5. Pretending to Be Jurists 106
Ch. 6. The Scholar's Jihad, the Mudejar Mosque, and Preaching 128
Ch. 7. Captive Redemption: From Dar al-Harb to Dar al-Islam 151
Epilogue 176
Notes 183
Selected Bibliography 243
Index 261
Notes: LCCN: 2008020179
ISBN: 9780231136129 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0231136129 (cloth : alk. paper)
ISBN: 9780231509831 (e-book)
ISBN: 0231509839 (e-book)
Includes bibliographical references (p. [243]-259) and index
Contents: Introduction : the Muslim exclaves in Christian Spain -- On the border of infidelity -- From Dar al-Islam to Dar al-Harb : landscapes of mudejar Spain -- Transmitting knowledge and building networks -- Write it down! -- Pretending to be jurists -- The scholar's jihad, the mudejar mosque, and preaching -- Captive redemption : from Dar al-Harb to Dar al-Islam
OCLC Number: 227328105
ISBN/ISSN: 9780231136129
0231136129
9780231509831
0231509839