'Alids by Teresa Bernheimer PDF

By Teresa Bernheimer

The 'Alids are the descendants of the Prophet Muhammad, the elite family members of Islam. the glory and veneration they're accorded is remarkable in Islamic society, despite political or spiritual association. they've got performed a tremendous position in Islamic heritage: well-known early rebels and founders of significant Islamic sects, and lots of rulers - comparable to the 10th-century Fatimids in Egypt, the present kings of Jordan and Morocco, Ayatollah Khomeini and the Aga Khan - all claimed 'Alid descent.

This first in-depth examine of the 'Alids makes a speciality of the the most important formative interval from the Abbasid Revolution to the Saljuq interval, 750-1100. Exploring the increase of the 'Alids as a social phenomenon, the writer asks how this kin attained and prolonged its prestige over the centuries.

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