Ambrosia Publication: Islam and medieval Hellenism ...
Title:   Islam and medieval Hellenism : social and cultural perspectives / Gustave E. von Grunebaum ; edited with a foreword by Dunning S. Wilson ; preface by Speros Vryonis, Jr.
Author:   Von Grunebaum, Gustave Edmund 1909-1972
Publisher:   London: Variorum Reprints,
Series:   Variorum reprint CS48
Date:   1976
Description:   Includes original pagings.
    Reprints of articles in English, French, or German, originally published between 1937 and 1970.
    Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:   1. Islam and Hellenism--2. Islam--3. The problem--4. The structure of the Muslim town--5. The sacred character of Islamic cities--6. The convergence of cultural traditions in the Mediterranean area--7. The sources of Islamic civilization--8. The problem of cultural influence--9. Le concept de classicisme culturel--10. Islam--11. Islam--12. Parallelism, convergence, and influence in the relations of Arab and Byzantine philosophy, literature, and piety--13. Byzantine iconoclasm and the influence of the Islamic environment--14. Observations on the Muslim concept of evil--15. Literature in the context of Islamic civilization--16. Arabic poetics--17. On the origin and early development of Arabic muzdawij poetry--18. Greek form elements in the Arabian Nights--19. Eine poetische Polemik zwischen Byzanz und Bagdad im 10. Jahrhundert--20. Observations on city panegyrics in Arabic prose
Subject:   Civilization, Islamic.
    Civilization, Medieval.
Format:   418 p. in various pagings:
Language:   eng fre ger
LOC:   BP25.V66
Dewey:   909/.09/767101
ISBN:   0902089927
Call Number:   HNE 6/G 892 (Gennadius Library)