good pbk, book slightly worn, 8vo. Buchnummer des Verkäufers
Inhaltsangabe: This collection of essays focuses on the relation between European and Islamic thought and culture from the late eighteenth to the twentieth century. Albert Hourani explores the development of ideas about Islam in European thought and discusses the individual writers who played an important part in informing and communicating an image of Islamic history and civilisation. He also examines some of the reactions of the Islamic world to the powerful new ideas of European civilization including the first Arabic encyclopedia and translation of Homer.
Book Description: Louis Massignon, H.A.R. Gibb, Marshall Hodgsons and T.E. Lawrence are discussed in a collection of essays that focuses on the relationship between European and Islamic thought and culture from the late eighteenth to the twentieth century.
Titel: Islam in European Thought
Verlag: Cambridge University Press
Einband: Trade Paperback
Buchbeschreibung Cambridge Cambridge University Press, 1991. 0. XI/199 S., Originalpappband (publisher's cardboard covers), Originalumschlag (publisher's dust jacket), gutes Exemplar (fine), Sprache: Englischglisch 0,800 gr. Artikel-Nr. 65516AB