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Abū Al-Ḥasan Al-Masʻūdī on pre-Islamic Arab religions and belief

Alias, Majdan and Abdul Jalil, Mohd. Noh (2017) Abū Al-Ḥasan Al-Masʻūdī on pre-Islamic Arab religions and belief. Intellectual Discourse, 25 (2). pp. 357-380. ISSN 2289-5639

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Abstract

This study aims to shed light on one aspect of the contributions of an early Muslim historian of religion, Abū al-Ḥasan al-Masʻūdī. It focuses on al-Masʻūdī’s work on pre-Islamic Arab religions and beliefs. The study is based on textual analysis of al-Masʻūdī’s treatment of the issue in his Murūj (The Meadows), and comparisons are made with al-Masʻūdī’s treatments of the non-Arab religions.

Item Type: Article (Journal)
Additional Information: 2528/53713
Uncontrolled Keywords: Abū al-Ḥasan al-Masʻūdī, jāhiliyyah, treatment of non-Arab religions, Abū al-Ḥasan al-Masʻūdī, jāhiliyyah, pengendalian terhadap agama-agama bukan Arab
Subjects: B Philosophy. Psychology. Religion > BP Islam. Bahaism. Theosophy, etc > BP1 Islam > BP50 History
Kulliyyahs/Centres/Divisions/Institutes: Kulliyyah of Islamic Revealed Knowledge and Human Sciences > Department of Usul al-Din and Comparative Religion
Depositing User: Dr. Majdan Alias
Date Deposited: 26 Jan 2018 15:49
Last Modified: 10 Mar 2018 23:17
URI: http://irep.iium.edu.my/id/eprint/53713

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