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Polemics on the Origin of the Fatimid Caliphate

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1924
Authors  Mamour, Prince P. H.
Volume and Pages  PAGES: 232 pp.
Publisher  Indus Publications
Place  London/Karachi
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Distinguishes between pro- and anti-Fatimid sources related to their genealogy ; DETAILS: Polemics on the Origin of the Fatimid Caliphate. London, 1924. 232 pp. Karachi: Indus Publications, 1979. Distinguishes between pro- and anti-Fatimid sources related to their genealogy.

The Ismailis in History

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Esmail, A.; Azim Nanji
Volume and Pages  SERIES: I.C.I.C. ; PAGES: 225-265
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Co-authored with Azim Nanji ; DETAILS: "The Ismailis in History," I.C.I.C.: 225-265. (Co-authored with Azim Nanji.)

The Dai Jalam b. Shayban and the Ismaili State of Multan

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1973
Authors  Hamdani, Abbas.
Place  Karachi
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: The Dai Jalam b. Shayban and the Ismaili State of Multan. Karachi, 1973.

Scientific Elements in Ismaili Thought: The Epistles of the Brethren of Purity

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Bausani, Alessandro.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: I.C.I.C. ; PAGES: pp. 121-137
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Scientific Elements in Ismaili Thought: The Epistles of the Brethren of Purity," I.C.I.C., pp. 121-137.

The Kaliph Hakim and History as a Cyclical Happening

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1976
Authors  Knapp, B. L.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Nineteenth-Century French Studies ; VOLUME: V ; PAGES: 79-93
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Kaliph Hakim and History as a Cyclical Happening," Nineteenth-Century French Studies V (1976/77): 79-93.

The Druzes: Their Origins and Development to the Zenith of their Power under Fakhr al-Din

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1962
Authors  Buchanan, J. R.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: G.U.O.S.T. ; VOLUME: XIX ; PAGES: 41 ff.
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Druzes: Their Origins and Development to the Zenith of their Power under Fakhr al-Din," G.U.O.S.T. XIX (1962/3): 41 ff.

Some Educational Terms in Rasa'il Ikhwan as-Safa

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1957
Authors  Tibawi, A. L.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: 24 Int. Cong. Or ; PAGES: 297-299
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Also in I.Q. (1959): 55-60 ; DETAILS: "Some Educational Terms in Rasa'il Ikhwan as-Safa," 24 Int. Cong. Or. (1957): 297-299. Also in I.Q. (1959): 55-60.

Leadership in the Qarmatian Sect

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1960
Authors  Scanlon, G. T.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: B.I.F.A.O. ; VOLUME: LIX ; PAGES: 29-48
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Leadership in the Qarmatian Sect," B.I.F.A.O. LIX (1960): 29-48.

The Nizari Ismaili Traditions in Hind and Sind

Publication Type  Thesis
Year of Publication  1972
Authors  Nanji, Azim.
University  McGill University
Volume and Pages  PAGES: 316 pp.
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Ph.D. diss. ; DETAILS: "The Nizari Ismaili Traditions in Hind and Sind," Ph.D. diss., McGill University, 1972. 316 pp.

The Fatimid Law of Inheritance

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1958
Authors  Fyzee, Asaf A. A.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: S.I. ; VOLUME: IX ; PAGES: 61-69
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Fatimid Law of Inheritance," S.I. IX (1958): 61-69.

Nasir-i Khusraw

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Berthels, E.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: s.v. ; VOLUME: E.I. (old) III
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Nasir-i Khusraw," s.v., E.I. (old) III.

The Foreign Policy of Egypt under the Fatimids

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1929
Authors  Gibb, Hamilton A. R.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Oostersch Genoots in Nederland ; VOLUME: 6de Cong ; PAGES: 17-18
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Foreign Policy of Egypt under the Fatimids," Oostersch Genoots in Nederland, 6de Cong. (1929): 17-18.

The `Das Avatara' of Satpanthi Ismailis and Imam Shahis of Indo-Pakistan.

trans_of: 
Das Avtar - Motto
Publication Type  Thesis
Year of Publication  1972
Authors  Khakee, Gulshan.
University  Harvard University
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

The entire Thesis can now be downloaded - see links below the text. The first part contains the 60 pages introduction to the work, a must read.

This thesis contains a transliteration and a translation of the Das Avatara of Imam Shah ; Dr Gulshan Khakee died of cancer in Bombay at the age of 58, Saturday January 12, 2002. She graduated in teacher training in Nairobi where she taught at the AK Girl School and at the Kenya High School. She did her M.A. at Trinity College in Dublin - Ireland and her PhD. at Harvard in 1972. She was among the pioniers of Ginanic research and some of her works are listed here. ; DETAILS: "The `Das Avatara' of Satpanthi Ismailis and Imam Shahis of Indo-Pakistan." Ph.D. diss., Harvard University, 1972. [Contains a transliteration and translation of the Das Avatara of Imam Shah from a manuscript dated 1736AD.] She offered a copy of her Thesis to The Heritage Society on 20th January 1991. She was one of our lecturesr at the SOS Khojki Conference organized in Toronto by the Ismaili Heritage Society now on www.ismaili.net.

On the Acquisition of Knowledge: A Theory of Learning in the Rasail Ikhwan al Safa

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1976
Authors  Nanji, Azim.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: M.W. ; VOLUME: LXVI ; PAGES: 263-271
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "On the Acquisition of Knowledge: A Theory of Learning in the Rasail Ikhwan al Safa," M.W. LXVI (1976): 263-271.

The Syrian Ismailis at the Time of the Crusades.

Publication Type  Thesis
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Mirzah, Nasseh A.
University  University of Durham
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Ph.D. diss. ; DETAILS: "The Syrian Ismailis at the Time of the Crusades." Ph.D. diss., University of Durham, 1963

Three North-African Topographical Notes

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1954
Authors  Stern, S. M.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Arabica ; VOLUME: I ; PAGES: 343-345
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Three North-African Topographical Notes," Arabica I (1954): 343-345.

Two Early Ismaili Treatises

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1933
Authors  Ivanow, Wladimir.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: I.R.A. series, no. 2 ; PAGES: Pp. 9-64
Place  Bombay
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Tusi's Haft-babi Baba Sayyid-na and Matlubu'l- mu'minin ; DETAILS: Two Early Ismaili Treatises. I.R.A. series, no. 2. Bombay, 1933. Pp. 9-64. Tusi's Haft-babi Baba Sayyid-na and Matlubu'l- mu'minin.

The Politics of Innovation and Integration: a Political Study of the Druze Community in Israel.

Publication Type  Thesis
Year of Publication  1972
Authors  Ben-Dor, Gabriel.
University  Princeton University
Volume and Pages  PAGES: 430 pp.
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Politics of Innovation and Integration: a Political Study of the Druze Community in Israel." Ph.D. diss., Princeton University, 1972. 430 pp.

The Rise of Extremist Sects and the Dissolution of the Fatimid Empire in Egypt

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1957
Authors  Van Ess
Volume and Pages  SERIES: I.C. ; VOLUME: XXXI ; PAGES: 17-25
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Rise of Extremist Sects and the Dissolution of the Fatimid Empire in Egypt," I.C. XXXI (1957): 17-25.

The Ikhwan al Safa and Christ

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1945
Authors  Levonian, L.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: M.W. ; VOLUME: XXXV ; PAGES: 27-31
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Ikhwan al Safa and Christ," M.W. XXXV (1945): 27-31.


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