Britain And The Islamic World 1558 1713

Britain and the Islamic World  1558 1713
Publisher Oxford University Press
Release Date
Category History
Total Pages 335
ISBN 9780199203185
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Explores the interactions between Britain and the Islamic world from 1558 to 1713, showing how much scholars, diplomats, traders, captives, travellers, clerics, and chroniclers were involved in developing and describing those interactions.

Britain and the Islamic World  1558 1713
  • Author : Gerald MacLean,Nabil Matar,Professor Nabil Matar
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2011-05-26

Explores the interactions between Britain and the Islamic world from 1558 to 1713, showing how much scholars, diplomats, traders, captives, travellers, clerics, and chroniclers were involved in developing and describing those interactions.

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Islam in Britain  1558 1685
  • Author : Matar, Nabil I. Matar,Professor Nabil Matar,Nabil Matar
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1998-10-13

Examines the impact of Islam on Britain from the accession of Elizabeth to the death of Charles II.

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Post Islamism
  • Author : Asef Bayat
  • Publisher : OUP USA
  • Release Date : 2013-08-01

The essays of Post-Islamism bring together young and established scholars and activists from different parts of the Muslim World and the West to discuss their research on the changing discourses and practices of Islamist movements and Islamic states largely in the Muslim majority countries.

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The Mystery of the Hanging Garden of Babylon
  • Author : Stephanie Dalley
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-05-23

"Identifies and locates one of the Ancient World wonders -- New description of a very early garden and the technology behind its water supply -- Identifies the early occurrence of the "Water-raising Screw" -- Links Assyrian texts and sculpture to later classical sources and explains legends surrounding the characters of

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Britain in the Islamic World
  • Author : Justin Quinn Olmstead
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2019-08-22

This collection examines the role of Britain in the Islamic world. It offers insight into the social, political, diplomatic, and military issues that arose over the centuries of British involvement in the region, particularly focusing on the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. British involvement can be separated into three phases: Discovery,

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Rediscovering the Umma
  • Author : Ina Merdjanova
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-02-15

In Rediscovering the Umma, Ina Merdjanova discusses the conditions and role of Islam in relation to post-Ottoman nation-building, the communist period, and post-communist developments in the Balkans, focusing in particular on the remarkable transformations experienced by Muslim communities after the end of the Cold War. Amidst multiple structural and cultural

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Turks  Moors  and Englishmen in the Age of Discovery
  • Author : Nabil Matar
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2000-10-25

During the early modern period, hundreds of Turks and Moors traded in English and Welsh ports, dazzled English society with exotic cuisine and Arabian horses, and worked small jobs in London, while the "Barbary Corsairs" raided coastal towns and, if captured, lingered in Plymouth jails or stood trial in Southampton

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This Orient Isle
  • Author : Jerry Brotton
  • Publisher : Penguin Press
  • Release Date : 2017-03-02

In 1570, after plots and assassination attempts against her, Elizabeth I was excommunicated by the Pope. It was the beginning of cultural, economic and political exchanges with the Islamic world of a depth not again experienced until the modern age. England signed treaties with the Ottoman Porte, received ambassadors from Morocco

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The Rise of Oriental Travel
  • Author : G. Maclean
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2004-03-31

This book follows four Seventeenth-century Englishmen on their journeys around the Ottoman Empire while the British were, for the first time in history, becoming important players in the Mediterranean. This book shows that hostility between East and West is neither historical nor inevitable, but rather the result of selective memory.

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The First and Second Parts of the Fair Maid of the West
  • Author : Thomas Heywood
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1850

Read online The First and Second Parts of the Fair Maid of the West written by Thomas Heywood, published by which was released on 1850. Download full The First and Second Parts of the Fair Maid of the West Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Education  Immigration and Migration
  • Author : Khalid Arar,Jeffrey S. Brooks,Ira Bogotch
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release Date : 2019-07-10

This edited volume investigates how the role of leadership in education in various countries from around the world have been designed and implemented through educational policies and national cultures to meet the needs of new, displaced, and mobile groups of migrants and refugees.

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The Lives of Girls and Women from the Islamic World in Early Modern British Literature and Culture  1500 1630
  • Author : Bernadette Andrea
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2017

Cover -- Copyright page -- Contents -- Note on Sources -- Acknowledgments -- Introduction: Can the Subaltern Signify? Tracing the Lives of Girls and Women from the Islamic World in British Literature and Culture, c. 1500-1630 -- Chapter One: The "Presences of Women" from the Islamic World in Late Medieval

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United States Through Arab Eyes
  • Author : Nabil Matar
  • Publisher : Edinburgh University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-30

A vibrant collection of writings about America from its earliest Arab immigrants, as they reflected on and described the United States for the very first time.

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Henry Stubbe and the Beginnings of Islam
  • Author : Nabil Matar
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-12-17

Henry Stubbe (1632–1676) was a revolutionary English scholar who understood Islam as a monotheistic revelation in continuity with Judaism and Christianity. His major work, An Account of the Rise and Progress of Mahometanism, was the first English text to positively document the Prophet Muhammad’s life, celebrate the Qur’an as

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Black Mecca
  • Author : Zain Abdullah
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2010-09-30

The changes to U.S. immigration law that were instituted in 1965 have led to an influx of West African immigrants to New York, creating an enclave Harlem residents now call ''Little Africa.'' These immigrants are immediately recognizable as African in their wide-sleeved robes and tasseled hats, but most native-born

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