Caliphate Redefined: The Mystical Turn in Ottoman Political Thought

Caliphate Redefined: The Mystical Turn in Ottoman Political Thought

Caliphate Redefined: The Mystical Turn in Ottoman Political Thought by Hüseyin Yılmaz
English | January 8th, 2018 | ASIN: B071S2PCT7, ISBN: 0691174806 | 384 Pages | EPUB | 2.41 MB
The medieval theory of the caliphate, epitomized by the Abbasids (750-1258), was the construct of jurists who conceived it as a contractual leadership of the Muslim community in succession to the Prophet Muhammed's political authority. In this book, Hüseyin Yilmaz traces how a new conception of the caliphate emerged under the Ottomans, who redefined the caliph as at once a ruler, a spiritual guide, and a lawmaker corresponding to the prophet's three natures.
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Caliphate and Kingship in a Fifteenth-Century Literary History of Muslim Leadership and Pilgrimage


Caliphate and Kingship in a Fifteenth-Century Literary History of Muslim Leadership and Pilgrimage

Caliphate and Kingship in a Fifteenth-Century Literary History of Muslim Leadership and Pilgrimage by van Jo Steenbergen
English | 2016 | ISBN: 9004325689 | 512 Pages | PDF | 15.4 MB
In Caliphate and Kingship in a Fifteenth-Century Literary History of Muslim Leadership and Pilgrimage Jo Van Steenbergen presents a new study, edition and translation of al- ahab al-Masb k f ikr man a a min al- ulaf wa-l-Mul k, a summary history of the Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca by al-Maqr z (766-845 AH/ca. 1365-1442 CE).

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ISIS Defectors Inside Stories of the Terrorist Caliphate


ISIS Defectors Inside Stories of the Terrorist Caliphate

Anne Speckhard, Ahmet S Yayla, "ISIS Defectors: Inside Stories of the Terrorist Caliphate"
English | ISBN: 1935866710 | 2016 | EPUB | 372 pages | 3,3 MB

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