Virtues of the flesh : passion and purity in early Islamic jurisprudence / by Ze'ev Maghen.

Author
Maghen, Zeʼev [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005.
Description
x, 298 p. ; 25 cm.

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Series
Studies in Islamic law and society, 1384-1130 ; v. 23 [More in this series]
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [283]-292) and index.
Contents
Separate but equal: the erotic Aḥdāth as desiderata -- Devil may care: Abdelwahab Bouhdiba and the demonization of impurity -- Zayd and Zaynab revisited: bowdlerizing the Uswa Ḥasana -- The steaming East: Franz Rosenthal and the literature of sexual subversion -- '...If you have touched women...': the root of the controversy -- Kitāb: five centuries of logomachy -- Sunna: inside the apostle's abode -- Ra'y: the spectrum of ratiocination -- On account of a kiss: Ṭahāra as libidinal regulator -- Palpation and palpitation: the further breakdown of Mulāmasa -- Dancing in chains.
ISBN
9004140700 (hardback : alk. paper)
LCCN
2004054500
OCLC
56631726
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