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Aziz AL-AZMEH
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Curriculum Vitae

List of Publications

 

Aziz AL-AZMEH

Professor
 
Islam, historical anthropology

 

új sorszám List of Publications

1981
Ibn Khaldun in Modern Scholarship, London, Third World Centre for Research and Publishing, pp xxix, 333.

1982
Ibn Khaldun: An Essay in Reinterpretation, London, Frank Cass, pp. 176. Paperback edition: London, Routledge, 1990; paperback impression: Cairo, American University of Cairo Press, 1993.2nd. edn. (hardback and paperback), Budapest, Central European University Press, 2003, pp. 163. Arabic translation by A. Nasif, Beirut, Dar al-Tali‘a 1983; 2nd ed., 1987.

1983
Historical Writing and Historical Knowledge: Introduction to the Craft of Historical Writing in Arab-Islamic Culture (in Arabic), Beirut, Dar al-Tali‘a; 2nd ed., 1995; pp.151

1986
Arabic Thought and Islamic Societies, London, Croom Helm, pp.xii, 295

1991
Arabs and Barbarians: Medieval Arabic Ethnology and Ethnography(in Arabic) - London: Riad El-Rayyes Books, pp. 246.

1992
Secularism in Modern Arab Life and Thought (in Arabic) - Beirut, Markaz Dirasat al-Wahda al-`Arabiyya. pp.378; 2nd edition, 1998. Translations into English (London, al-Saqi books) and French (Paris, Actes Sud/Sindbad) are now in process.

1997
Muslim Kingship: Power and the Sacred in Muslim, Christian, and Pagan Polities, London: I B Tauris. pp. 296; paperback edition, 2000. Arabic translation in press by Qudmus Publishers, Damascus.

2003
Constantine Zureik (in Arabic), Beirut, Institute for Palestine Studies, pp. 297

2004
L'Obscurantisme postmoderne et la question musulmane, Paris, Sindbad-Acted Sud, pp. 55 (translation by Y. Jraissati of "Postmodern Obscurantism" below)



1993
Islams and Modernities, London, Verso, pp.157. A second edition, incorporating two further chapters, appeared in 1996; 197 pp. Electronic version: New York, Questia Online Library, 2001. German translation by Ulrich Enderwitz as Die Islamisierung des Islam, Frankfurt, Campus Verlag, 1996; 244 pp. Turkish translation by Elcin Gen as Islamlar ve Moderniteler, Istanbul, Iletisim, 2003 (Politika, 45); pp. 278. A French translation is being commissioned by Actes Sud, Paris

2004
(with Janos Bak), Monotheistic Kingship. The Medieval Variants, Budapest, Central European University Press




1986
"Histoire et narration dans l'historiographie arabe", Annales, Economies, Sociétés, Civilizations 41, no. 2, pp.409-430.

"Wahhabite Polity" in Arabia and the Gulf; From Traditional Society to the Modern States, ed. I.R. Netton, London, Croom Helm, pp.75-90. Reprinted in Aziz Al-Azmeh, Islams and Modernities. London 1993.

1992
"Barbarians in Arab Eyes", Past and Present 134, pp.3-18.

"Muslim Genealogies of Knowledge", History of Religions no. 3, May, pp.403-411.

"Mortal Enemies, Invisible Neighbours: Northerners in Andalusian Eyes", The Legacy of Muslim Spain, edited by Salma Khadra Jayyusi, Leiden, E.J. Brill, pp 259-272; Arabic translation in Al-Hadara al-‘Arabiyya al-Islamiyya f¬'l-Andalus, Beirut, Markaz Dirasat al-Wahda al-‘Arabiyya, 1998, vol. 1, pp. 398-410.

1995
"Rhetoric for the Senses: A Consideration of Muslim Paradise Narratives", Journal of Arabic Literature 26, no. 3, pp 215-231; French translation in La Virilité en Islam, eds. by Fethi Benslama and Nadia Tazi, Paris 1998, pp. 75-90; reprinted, Paris, L’Aube, 2004, pp. 121-146.

1998
"Geschichte, Kultur und die Suche nach dem Organischen", Die Vielfalt der Kulturen: Erinnerung, Geschichte, Identität 4, eds. J. Rüsen, M. Gottlob and M. Mittag (Frankurt/M., Suhrkamp), pp. 74-114.

"Muslim History, Reflections on Periodisation and Categorisation", The Medieval History Journal 1/2, pp.195-231.

"The Muslim Canon from Late Antiquity to the Age of Modernism: Typology, Utility, and History", in Canonization and Decanonization, ed. A. van der Kooij and K. van den Toorn, Leiden, Brill (Studies in the History of Religions -- Numen Book Series, vol. LXXXII), pp. 191-228
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2001
“Civilisation, Culture, and the New Barbarians”, in International Sociology, 16/1, pp. 75-93; Arabic translation as "Al-Hadara wa'th-Thaqafa wa'l-Barbariyya al-jadida", in Al-Thaqafa al-`Alamiyya, 113(2002), pp. 6-27

"Civilization, Concept and History of", in International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, Oxford, Pergamon Press, pp. 1903-1909

"Islamic Fundamentalism", in International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, Oxford, Pergamon Press, pp. 7931-34

2006
"Preamble", Mapping the Gaze: Vision and Visuality in Classical Arabic Culture, ed. Nadia al-Bagdadi -- special issue of the Medieval History Journal, 9/1, pp. 17-36

2007
"Epilogue: Romancing the Prose of the World", Reflections on Europe. Defining a Political Order in Time and Space, ed. H.-A. Persson and B. Stråth, Bruxelles, Peter Lang, pp. 249-276

The Times of History, with a Foreword by Hayden White, Budapest, Central European University Press

"Afterword", Euro-Islam and Islam in the European Union, ed. A. Al-Azmeh and E. Fokas, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2007


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