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The Syncretic Origin of the Fatimid Da'wa

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1954
Authors  Van Ess
Volume and Pages  SERIES: I.C. ; VOLUME: XXVIII ; PAGES: 475-491
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Syncretic Origin of the Fatimid Da'wa," I.C. XXVIII (1954): 475-491.

Rasail Ikhwan al Safa' in the Literature of the Isma'ili Tayyibi Da'wa

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1932
Authors  Hamdani, Husayn F. al-.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Der Islam ; VOLUME: XX ; PAGES: 281-300
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Rasail Ikhwan al Safa' in the Literature of the Isma'ili Tayyibi Da'wa," Der Islam XX (1932): 281-300.

Theory of Matter and Spirit and its Influence on the Egyptian Poetry of the Fatimid Period

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1950
Authors  Muscati, Jawad.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Islamic Culture ; VOLUME: XXIII ; PAGES: 108-116
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Theory of Matter and Spirit and its Influence on the Egyptian Poetry of the Fatimid Period," Islamic Culture XXIII (1950): 108-116.

Shi'ite Terms and Conceptions in Judah Halevi's Kuzari

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1980
Authors  Pines, Shlomo.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: JSAI ; VOLUME: II ; PAGES: 165-251
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Excerpts from K. al Kashf, Ikhwan al-Safa, Kitab i-Gushayish ; DETAILS: "Shi'ite Terms and Conceptions in Judah Halevi's Kuzari," JSAI II (1980): 165-251. [Excerpts from K. al Kashf, Ikhwan al-Safa, Kitab i-Gushayish.]

The Nizari Isma'ili Tradition in the Indo-Pakistan Subcontinent

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1978
Authors  Nanji, Azim.
Volume and Pages  PAGES: 215 pp.
Publisher  Caravan Books
Place  Delmar
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: The Nizari Isma'ili Tradition in the Indo-Pakistan Subcontinent. Delmar: Caravan Books, 1978. 215 pp.

The Fatimid Law of Inheritance

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1959
Authors  Fyzee, Asaf A. A.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Malaya Law R. ; PAGES: 245-264
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Fatimid Law of Inheritance," Malaya Law R. (1959): 245-264.

The First Appearance of Ismailism in Iran.

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1960
Authors  Stern, S. M.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Faculty of Letters ; PAGES: 12 pp.
Publisher  University of Tehran
Place  Tehran
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Text of a lecture in English and Persian ; DETAILS: "The First Appearance of Ismailism in Iran." Text of a lecture in English and Persian, Faculty of Letters, University of Tehran, 1960. 12 pp.

The `Das Avatara' of Pir Shams as Linguistic and Literacy Evidence of the Early Development of Ismailism in Sind

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1980
Authors  Khakee, Gulshan.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Sind Quarterly VIII ; VOLUME: no. 2 ; PAGES: Pp. 143-155
Publisher  Oxford University Press
Place  Karachi
Editor  ed. Hamida Khuhro
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Also published in Sind through the Centuries ; 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 Pir Shams as Linguistic and Literacy Evidence of the Early Development of Ismailism in Sind," Sind Quarterly VIII, no. 2 (1980): 44-47. Also published in Sind through the Centuries, ed. Hamida Khuhro. Karachi: Oxford University Press, 1981. Pp. 143-155.

The History of the World-Conqueror

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1958
Authors  Boyle, J. A.
Volume and Pages  VOLUME: II ; PAGES: 688-689
Place  Manchester
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: The History of the World-Conqueror. Manchester, 1958. II: 688-689.

The Beliefs of the Ismailis

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Gorianwala, Mu'izz.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Ibadan Journal of Religious Studies III ; VOLUME: no. 2
Publisher  Orita
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Beliefs of the Ismailis," Orita: Ibadan Journal of Religious Studies III, no. 2 (December 1969).

The Ismailis and their Belief in Universal Divine Order

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1963
Authors  Mirzah, Nasseh A.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Or. Soc. Trans ; VOLUME: XX ; PAGES: pp.10-22
Publisher  Glasgow Univ.
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Ismailis and their Belief in Universal Divine Order," Glasgow Univ. Or. Soc. Trans XX (1963/64): 10-22.

The Dai Hatim ibn Ibrahim al Hamidi and his Book `Tuhfat al Qulub'

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1974
Authors  Hamdani, Abbas.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Oriens ; VOLUME: XXIII/XXIV ; PAGES: 258-300
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Dai Hatim ibn Ibrahim al Hamidi and his Book `Tuhfat al Qulub'," Oriens XXIII/XXIV (1974): 258-300.

The Jews under the Fatimids

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1920
Authors  Evetts.
Place  Oxford
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: The Jews under the Fatimids. Oxford, 1920-22.

The Druzes.

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1969
Authors  Hirschberg.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: In Religion in the Middle East ; PAGES: pp. 330-348
Publisher  Cambridge University Press
Place  Cambridge
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "The Druzes." In Religion in the Middle East. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1969, 1976, pp. 330-348.

Tuhfat al-Mustajib: Gift for the Initiates - Abu Ya'qub Ishaq b. Ahmad al-Sijistani.

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Lakhani, Nadia.
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "`Tuhfat al-Mustajib': Gift for the Initiates - Abu Ya'qub Ishaq b. Ahmad al-Sijistani." Diss., WTTP, Institute of Ismaili Studies, London, 1983.

Some Unknown Ismaili Authors and their Works

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1937
Authors  Hamdani, Husayn F. al-.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: J.R.A.S. ; PAGES: 359-378
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Some Unknown Ismaili Authors and their Works," J.R.A.S. (1937): 359-378.

Medieval Ceramic Oil Lamps from Fustat

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1970
Authors  Kubiak, W. B.
Volume and Pages  SERIES: Ars Orientalis ; VOLUME: VIII ; PAGES: 1-18
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

DETAILS: "Medieval Ceramic Oil Lamps from Fustat," Ars Orientalis VIII (1970): 1-18.

The Political Role of Minority Groups in the Middle East

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1979
Authors  McLaurin, R. de, ed.
Publisher  Praeger Publishers
Place  New York
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Contains some statistics on Isma'ilis ; DETAILS: The Political Role of Minority Groups in the Middle East. New York: Praeger Publishers, 1979. [Contains some statistics on Isma'ilis.]

Nizam al-Mulk: The Book of Government; or Rules for Kings; the `Siyasat-nama' or `Siyar al-muluk'

Publication Type  Journal Article
Year of Publication  1960
Authors  Darke, Hubert.
Publisher  Routledge and Kegan Paul
Place  London
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

Translated from the Persian ; DETAILS: Nizam al-Mulk: The Book of Government; or Rules for Kings; the `Siyasat-nama' or `Siyar al-muluk'. Translated from the Persian. London: Routledge and Kegan Paul, 1960.

The Revolt of the Agha Khan Mahalatti and the Establishment of the Nizari Imamat in India.

Publication Type  Thesis
Year of Publication  In Press
Authors  Eboo, Nadia.
University  Victoria University of Manchester
Key Words  English; Bibliography
Notes  

B.A. thesis ; DETAILS: "The Revolt of the Agha Khan Mahalatti and the Establishment of the Nizari Imamat in India." B.A. thesis, Victoria University of Manchester, 1979.

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