- Series: Library of Modern Religion
- Hardcover: 352 pages
- Publisher: I.B.Tauris (December 30, 2016)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1784535087
- ISBN-13: 978-1784535087
- Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 1 x 8.8 inches
- Shipping Weight: 1.3 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #3,164,300 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Martyrdom and Sacrifice in Islam: Theological, Political and Social Contexts (Library of Modern Religion)
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'There is no volume I am aware of that brings together such a rich and disparate set of reflections on the important topic of martyrdom in Islam' - Bernard Haykel: 'The breadth and the depth of the scholarship assembled in this volume is truly impressive, and several of the articles do constitute a substantial progress in our understanding of the topic.' - Rainer Brunner
About the Author
Meir Hatina is an Associate Professor of Islamic and Middle Eastern Studies at The Hebrew University, Jerusalem, along with being the Director of The Nehemia Levtzion Center of Islamic Studies at the same university.
Meir Litvak is the Director of the Center for Iranian Studies at Tel Aviv University and an Associate Professor in the Department of Middle Eastern and African History at the same university. He holds a PhD from Harvard University.
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