The Resource Arabic literature in the post-classical period, edited by Roger Allen and D. S. Richards, (Electronic resource)

Arabic literature in the post-classical period, edited by Roger Allen and D. S. Richards, (Electronic resource)

Label
Arabic literature in the post-classical period
Title
Arabic literature in the post-classical period
Statement of responsibility
edited by Roger Allen and D. S. Richards
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This volume explores the Arabic literary heritage from the twelfth to the nineteenth century
Member of
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
Dewey number
  • 892.7/09
  • 892.709
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PJ7558
LC item number
.A733 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1942-
  • 1935-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Allen, Roger
  • Richards, D. S.
Series statement
Cambridge History of Arabic Literature
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Arabic literature
Label
Arabic literature in the post-classical period, edited by Roger Allen and D. S. Richards, (Electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Notes on contributors; List of abbreviations; The post-classical period: parameters and preliminaries; INTRODUCTION; LITERARY HISTORY: METHODS AND ISSUES; DECADENCE AND MIDDLE AGES; TO POST-CLASSICAL FROM CLASSICAL; FROM PRE-MODERN TO MODERN; IN-BETWEEN: THE ORGANIZATION OF THIS VOLUME; PART I: ELITE POETRY; 1 Arabic poetry in the post-classical age; INTRODUCTION; ARABIC POETRY DURING THE POST-CLASSICAL PERIOD; THE QUESTION OF EULOGY AND LOVE POETRY; DESCRIPTIVE POETRY; THE PROCESS OF DECLINE; THE POETS; SUFI POETRY; AFTER 1500; CONCLUSION
  • 2 Poetic creativity in the sixteenth to eighteenth centuriesINTRODUCTION; FIRST DISJUNCTURE: THE LOW STATUS OF THE POET AND HIS DISCONTENT WITH POETRY ITSELF; SECOND DISJUNCTURE: PARALYSIS IN THE PROCESS OF POETIC COMMUNICATION; THIRD DISJUNCTURE: POETRY'S FUSION INTO ALIEN CATEGORIES; CONCLUSION; 3 Arabic religious poetry, 1200-1800; 4 The role of the pre-modern: the generic characteristics of the band; INTRODUCTION; ORIGINS; RHYTHMIC STRUCTURE: BETWEEN POETRY AND PROSE; PROSAIC FEATURES OF BAND; CONCLUSION; EXAMPLES OF THE BAND; PART II: ELITE PROSE; 5 Pre-modern belletristic prose
  • INTRODUCTIONCULTURAL CONTINUITY; STATECRAFT AND SECRETARIAL MANUALS; THE DĪWĀN AL-INSHĀ' AND ITS REQUIREMENTS; CHANCERY EDUCATION; KORANIC STYLIZATION AND THE ROLE OF SAJ'; THE RISĀLA GENRE; SCRIBAL HIERARCHY; THE STATUS OF THE MAQĀMA: THE INTELLECTUAL SCENE AND PROSE WRITERS' CONCERNS; SATIRE, CARICATURE AND ENTERTAINMENT; DISCURSIVE MIDDLE GROUND; THE 'ULAMĀ' IN THE BAHṚĪ MAMLUK PERIOD; VARIETIES OF HISTORICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL WRITING; URBAN TOPOGRAPHY; SUFI DISCOURSE; ORATORY AND SERMONS AS BELLES-LETTRES; THE SACRED IN THE PROFANE; COMPENDIA IN LITERARY PROSE; TRAVEL LITERATURE
  • CONCLUSION6 The essay and debate (al-risāla and al-munāzạra); 7 The maqāma; INTRODUCTION; IMITATIONS OF AL-HẠRĪRĪ; MORALIZING MAQĀMĀT; OTHER DEVELOPMENTS OF THE GENRE; 8 Mamluk history and historians; 9 Historiography in Arabic during the Ottoman period; THE OTTOMAN OCCUPATION OF THE CENTRAL ARAB LANDS; EGYPT; SYRIA; LEBANON; IRAQ; CONCLUDING REMARKS; PART III: POPULAR POETRY; 10 Popular poetry in the post-classical period, 1150-1850; THE QUESTION OF ORIGINS; MAMLUK-ERA POPULAR POETRY; OTTOMAN-ERA POPULAR POETRY; PART IV: POPULAR PROSE; 11 Popular prose in the post-classical period
  • HISTORICAL OVERVIEW: THE EARLY ISLAMIC, UMAYYAD AND ABBASID PERIODS (SEVENTH-TWELFTH CENTURIES)POPULAR LITERATURE IN IBN NADIM'S FIHRIST; ATTITUDES TOWARDS POPULAR LITERATURE; HISTORICAL OVERVIEW: THE POST-CLASSICAL PERIOD; PRODUCTION AND CONSUMPTION; 12 A Thousand and One Nights: a history of the text and its reception; TALES WITHIN TALES; LITERARY STYLE; ANTOINE GALLAND (1646-1715) AND THE FIRST TRANSLATION; INITIAL RECEPTION OF THE NIGHTS; ARABIC MANUSCRIPTS OF THE NIGHTS: A BURGEONING INDUSTRY; THE FIRST ARABIC PRINTED EDITIONS; THE NINETEENTH-CENTURY TRANSLATIONS
  • THE NIGHTS: A GUIDEBOOK TO THE EAST
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (494 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139053990
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000419312
  • (EBL)1644674
  • (SSID)ssj0000389480
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11257154
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000389480
  • (PQKBWorkID)10444948
  • (PQKB)10158732
  • (UkCbUP)CR9781139053990
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1644674
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000419312
Label
Arabic literature in the post-classical period, edited by Roger Allen and D. S. Richards, (Electronic resource)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Notes on contributors; List of abbreviations; The post-classical period: parameters and preliminaries; INTRODUCTION; LITERARY HISTORY: METHODS AND ISSUES; DECADENCE AND MIDDLE AGES; TO POST-CLASSICAL FROM CLASSICAL; FROM PRE-MODERN TO MODERN; IN-BETWEEN: THE ORGANIZATION OF THIS VOLUME; PART I: ELITE POETRY; 1 Arabic poetry in the post-classical age; INTRODUCTION; ARABIC POETRY DURING THE POST-CLASSICAL PERIOD; THE QUESTION OF EULOGY AND LOVE POETRY; DESCRIPTIVE POETRY; THE PROCESS OF DECLINE; THE POETS; SUFI POETRY; AFTER 1500; CONCLUSION
  • 2 Poetic creativity in the sixteenth to eighteenth centuriesINTRODUCTION; FIRST DISJUNCTURE: THE LOW STATUS OF THE POET AND HIS DISCONTENT WITH POETRY ITSELF; SECOND DISJUNCTURE: PARALYSIS IN THE PROCESS OF POETIC COMMUNICATION; THIRD DISJUNCTURE: POETRY'S FUSION INTO ALIEN CATEGORIES; CONCLUSION; 3 Arabic religious poetry, 1200-1800; 4 The role of the pre-modern: the generic characteristics of the band; INTRODUCTION; ORIGINS; RHYTHMIC STRUCTURE: BETWEEN POETRY AND PROSE; PROSAIC FEATURES OF BAND; CONCLUSION; EXAMPLES OF THE BAND; PART II: ELITE PROSE; 5 Pre-modern belletristic prose
  • INTRODUCTIONCULTURAL CONTINUITY; STATECRAFT AND SECRETARIAL MANUALS; THE DĪWĀN AL-INSHĀ' AND ITS REQUIREMENTS; CHANCERY EDUCATION; KORANIC STYLIZATION AND THE ROLE OF SAJ'; THE RISĀLA GENRE; SCRIBAL HIERARCHY; THE STATUS OF THE MAQĀMA: THE INTELLECTUAL SCENE AND PROSE WRITERS' CONCERNS; SATIRE, CARICATURE AND ENTERTAINMENT; DISCURSIVE MIDDLE GROUND; THE 'ULAMĀ' IN THE BAHṚĪ MAMLUK PERIOD; VARIETIES OF HISTORICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL WRITING; URBAN TOPOGRAPHY; SUFI DISCOURSE; ORATORY AND SERMONS AS BELLES-LETTRES; THE SACRED IN THE PROFANE; COMPENDIA IN LITERARY PROSE; TRAVEL LITERATURE
  • CONCLUSION6 The essay and debate (al-risāla and al-munāzạra); 7 The maqāma; INTRODUCTION; IMITATIONS OF AL-HẠRĪRĪ; MORALIZING MAQĀMĀT; OTHER DEVELOPMENTS OF THE GENRE; 8 Mamluk history and historians; 9 Historiography in Arabic during the Ottoman period; THE OTTOMAN OCCUPATION OF THE CENTRAL ARAB LANDS; EGYPT; SYRIA; LEBANON; IRAQ; CONCLUDING REMARKS; PART III: POPULAR POETRY; 10 Popular poetry in the post-classical period, 1150-1850; THE QUESTION OF ORIGINS; MAMLUK-ERA POPULAR POETRY; OTTOMAN-ERA POPULAR POETRY; PART IV: POPULAR PROSE; 11 Popular prose in the post-classical period
  • HISTORICAL OVERVIEW: THE EARLY ISLAMIC, UMAYYAD AND ABBASID PERIODS (SEVENTH-TWELFTH CENTURIES)POPULAR LITERATURE IN IBN NADIM'S FIHRIST; ATTITUDES TOWARDS POPULAR LITERATURE; HISTORICAL OVERVIEW: THE POST-CLASSICAL PERIOD; PRODUCTION AND CONSUMPTION; 12 A Thousand and One Nights: a history of the text and its reception; TALES WITHIN TALES; LITERARY STYLE; ANTOINE GALLAND (1646-1715) AND THE FIRST TRANSLATION; INITIAL RECEPTION OF THE NIGHTS; ARABIC MANUSCRIPTS OF THE NIGHTS: A BURGEONING INDUSTRY; THE FIRST ARABIC PRINTED EDITIONS; THE NINETEENTH-CENTURY TRANSLATIONS
  • THE NIGHTS: A GUIDEBOOK TO THE EAST
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (494 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781139053990
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000419312
  • (EBL)1644674
  • (SSID)ssj0000389480
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11257154
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000389480
  • (PQKBWorkID)10444948
  • (PQKB)10158732
  • (UkCbUP)CR9781139053990
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC1644674
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000419312

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