The Resource The world of Persian literary humanism, Hamid Dabashi

The world of Persian literary humanism, Hamid Dabashi

Label
The world of Persian literary humanism
Title
The world of Persian literary humanism
Statement of responsibility
Hamid Dabashi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
What does it mean to be human? Through a detailed examination of a vast literary tradition, Hamid Dabashi asks that question anew, from a non-European point of view. The answers are fresh, provocative, and deeply transformative
Cataloging source
U3G
Dewey number
891/.5509
Index
index present
LC call number
PK6412.H86
LC item number
D33 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
The world of Persian literary humanism, Hamid Dabashi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: the making of a literary humanism -- The making of an Iranian world in an Islamic universe: the rise of Persian language and literature (632-750) -- The Persian presence in the Abbasid empire: resisting Arabic literary imperialism (750-1258) -- The prose and poetry of the world: the rise of literary humanism in the Seljuqid empire (1038-1194) -- The triumph of the word: the perils and promises of the Mongol empire (1256-1353) -- The lure and lyrics of a literature: the center and periphery of the Timurid empire (1314-1508) -- The making of a literary cosmopolitanism: treading over multiple empires (1501-1732) -- The dawn of new empires: literary humanism in search of itself (1736-1924) -- The final frontiers: new Persian literary humanism (1906-present) -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn906211800
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 372 pages)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780674067592
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b32958419
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)906211800
  • pebcs0674067592

Library Locations

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