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Minorities

Yohanan Friedmann

in Islamic Political Thought: An Introduction

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691164823
eISBN:
9781400866427
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691164823.003.0008
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This chapter analyzes both Muslim minorities under non-Muslim rule and non-Muslim minorities under Muslim rule. The issue of minorities in the Islamic world is complex. The minorities are not ... More


Rubbing Shoulders: A Shared World

Jack Tannous

in The Making of the Medieval Middle East

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780691179094
eISBN:
9780691184166
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691179094.003.0015
Subject:
History, History of Religion

This chapter addresses how Muslims and non-Muslims lived together, side-by-side and having a shared experience. This was the case in Syria from the earliest period of Muslim rule. Arab Muslim ... More


Disciples of All Nations

Philip Jenkins

in The Next Christendom: The Coming of Global Christianity

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780195146165
eISBN:
9780199834341
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195146166.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter addresses the myth of Western Christianity and outlines the true origins and development of Christianity, as opposed to those presented in the history books. Accounts are given of the ... More


The Second Fifty Years: Consolidation and Reform

Petra M. Sijpesteijn

in Shaping a Muslim State: The World of a Mid-Eighth-Century Egyptian Official

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199673902
eISBN:
9780191758133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673902.003.0004
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter focuses on the second fifty years of Muslim rule in Egypt. It discusses the professionalization and Islamicization of the administration, and the reform of the tax system to increase in ... More


Arab Egypt: The First Fifty Years

Petra M. Sijpesteijn

in Shaping a Muslim State: The World of a Mid-Eighth-Century Egyptian Official

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780199673902
eISBN:
9780191758133
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199673902.003.0003
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE

This chapter discusses the Arab conquest of Egypt; post-conquest Muslim rule and government; Arab settlement in the Egyptian countryside; the administrative structure; and Arab presence fifty years ... More


The Lost Alliance: European Monarehs and Mongol ‘Crusaders’

J. R. S. Phillips

in The Medieval Expansion of Europe

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198207405
eISBN:
9780191677656
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198207405.003.0007
Subject:
History, European Medieval History

This chapter discusses a phase in the relations between the Mongols and the Europeans that lasted from the middle of the 13th century until the early decades of the 14th. During this period, the ... More


4 4 The Post-classical Evolution of Hindu Law and its Colonial Distortions

Menski Werner

in Hindu Law: Beyond Tradition and Modernity

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195699210
eISBN:
9780199080298
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195699210.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Family Law

This chapter discusses an examination of the periods of Hindu law. It follows the late classical stage and the medieval ages. It also presents a postmodern analysis that aims to determine how the ... More


An Evolving Information Landscape (7th–15th Centuries)

Daniel G. König

in Arabic-Islamic Views of the Latin West: Tracing the Emergence of Medieval Europe

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780198737193
eISBN:
9780191800689
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198737193.003.0002
Subject:
History, History of Religion

Chapter 2 features an overview of relations between the Latin-Christian and the Arabic-Islamic sphere. Its purpose is to show how much information on medieval Western Europe was potentially available ... More


Conceptions of Suryaya Identity in the Sixth to Ninth Centuries

Philip Wood

in The Imam of the Christians: The World of Dionysius of Tel-Mahre, c. 750-850

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780691212791
eISBN:
9780691219950
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691212791.003.0010
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter deals with the ways in which Muslim rule changed Jacobite conceptions of the past. It explores Dionysius' innovative discussion of the relationship between language, ethnicity, and ... More


Spanish Peru: Empire by Franchise

Timothy H. Parsons

in The Rule of Empires: Those Who Built Them, Those Who Endured Them, and Why They Always Fall

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199931156
eISBN:
9780190254698
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199931156.003.0004
Subject:
History, World Early Modern History

This chapter examines the history of the empire of Spanish Peru. It discusses the war between Spanish conquistador Francisco Pizarro and Inka ruler Atawallpa, the conquistadors' objective of ... More


Indian Homoeroticism

Hoshang Merchant

in Secret Writings of Hoshang Merchant

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780199465965
eISBN:
9780199086962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199465965.003.0012
Subject:
Literature, 20th-century and Contemporary Literature

The prologue begins with modern India and goes back to ancient and medieval India. Along with monogamy, the concept of homosexuality was introduced in India by guilt-ridden Christianity. Muslim ... More


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