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The Resource Journeys to the other shore : Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge, Roxanne L. Euben

Journeys to the other shore : Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge, Roxanne L. Euben

Label
Journeys to the other shore : Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge
Title
Journeys to the other shore
Title remainder
Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge
Statement of responsibility
Roxanne L. Euben
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
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1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Euben, Roxanne Leslie
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Princeton studies in Muslim politics
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Travel, Medieval
  • Voyages and travels
  • Travelers
  • Travelers
  • East and West
Label
Journeys to the other shore : Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge, Roxanne L. Euben
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [271]-301) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Frontiers: walls and windows-some reflections on travel narratives -- Traveling theorists and translating practices -- Theory and theoria -- "Seeing the entire world as a foreign land" -- Exposures and closures -- Islam, travel, and talab al-ʻilm -- The
  • double-edged nature of travel -- Travel as translation -- Liars, travelers, theorists-Herodotus and Ibn Battuta -- Travel in search of practical wisdom: the modern theoriai of al-Tahtawi and Tocqueville -- Authorizing autopsy -- Travels across time and space -- Multiple mediations -- Conclusion -- Gender, genre, and travel: Montesquieu and Sayyida Salme -- Montesquieu's Persian letters -- Sayyida Salme's memoirs -- Conclusion -- Cosmopolitanisms past and present, Islamic and Western
Control code
FIEb13442053
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 313 pages
Isbn
9780691127217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)69792066
Label
Journeys to the other shore : Muslim and Western travelers in search of knowledge, Roxanne L. Euben
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [271]-301) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Frontiers: walls and windows-some reflections on travel narratives -- Traveling theorists and translating practices -- Theory and theoria -- "Seeing the entire world as a foreign land" -- Exposures and closures -- Islam, travel, and talab al-ʻilm -- The
  • double-edged nature of travel -- Travel as translation -- Liars, travelers, theorists-Herodotus and Ibn Battuta -- Travel in search of practical wisdom: the modern theoriai of al-Tahtawi and Tocqueville -- Authorizing autopsy -- Travels across time and space -- Multiple mediations -- Conclusion -- Gender, genre, and travel: Montesquieu and Sayyida Salme -- Montesquieu's Persian letters -- Sayyida Salme's memoirs -- Conclusion -- Cosmopolitanisms past and present, Islamic and Western
Control code
FIEb13442053
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 313 pages
Isbn
9780691127217
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)69792066

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