restricted access   Volume 6, Issue 1, Winter 2013

Table of Contents


Imam ‘Ali’s Theory of Justice Revisited

pp. 5-30

The Establishment of the Office of the Shurtah during the Caliphate of ‘Ali ibn Abi Talib

pp. 31-51

The Shi‘a of Baghdad at the time of the ‘Abbasid Caliphs and the Seljuq Sultanate (447–575 ah )

pp. 53-74

Beyond the Karbala Paradigm: Rethinking Revolution and Redemption in Twelver Shi‘a Mourning Rituals

pp. 75-91

Book Reviews

A Code of Conduct: A Treatise on the Etiquette of the Fatimid Ismaili Mission. A critical edition of the Arabic text and English translation of Aḥmad b. Ibrāhīm al-Naysāburī’s al-Risāla al-mūjaza al-kāfiya fī ādāb al-du͑āt ed. by Verena Klemm and Paul Walker (review)

pp. 93-97

The Transmission and Dynamics of the Textual Sources of Islam: Essays in Honour of Harald Motzki ed. by Nicolet Boekhoff-van der Voort et al. (review)

pp. 98-101

Faharis al-Shi‘ah by Mahdi Khuddamiyan al-Arani, 1431 AH/2010 (review)

pp. 102-108

City of Knowledge in Twentieth Century Iran: Shiraz, history and poetry by Setrag Manoukian (review)

pp. 109-114

Diwan al-Shi‘r al-Farsi (al-juz’ al-awwal, al-qarn al-rabi‘ – al-tasi‘) by Muhammad Sadiq Muhammad (al-Karbasi) (review)

pp. 115-118

Book Notes

pp. 119-123