May 2008 Archives

Oxford Islamic Studies Online now available

Oxford Islamic Studies Online is now listed in MNCAT
{Access for the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities only.}

MNCAT record

"A growing collection of content, including more than 3,000 reference articles and chapters by leading scholars and specialists in their fields, and much more. Qur'anic studies resources, including two Oxford World's Classics translations of the Qur'an, linked to the first online version of A Concordance of the Qur'an by Hanna Kassis. Primary source documents with editorial introductions. Timelines covering major events in the Islamic world and corresponding events in general world history for context. Images provide useful visual perspectives on Islam. Users can refine the rich array of content to search and browse by era, topic, and geographic region, filter to view a specific type of content, and make use of a variety of search forms to set criteria for locating biographical entries, bibliographic references, primary sources, terms in the Qur'an and Concordance, and much more."/ "Oxford Islamic Studies Online includes regularly updated features and a program designed to add a substantial amount of new content to the site."/ Editor-in-chief, John L. Esposito./
Here is a source list for Oxford Islamic Studies Online:

Reference Sources (title and ISBN)
[Oxford] Encyclopedia of the Islamic World (2008) 9780195305135
The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern Islamic World 9780195148039
The Islamic World: Past and Present 9780195165203
The Oxford History of Islam 9780195107999
The Oxford Dictionary of Islam 9780195125597
What Everyone Needs to Know about Islam 9780195157130
Concordance of the Qur’an (Hanna Kassis) 9780520043275
The Koran Interpreted (A.J. Arberry) 9780192835017
The Qur’an (Abdel S.Haleem) 9780192831934

Primary Source Documents (title and ISBN)
Islam in Transition: Muslim Perspectives 9780195174311
Modernist Islam: 1840-1940: A Sourcebook 9780195154689
Liberal Islam: A Sourcebook 9780195116229

Project MUSE Subject Guides

Visit the Project MUSE pdf guides to selected subjects:

African Studies
Asian Studies
Film, Theater, and Performing Arts
International Relations
Judaic Studies
Latin American Studies
Politics and Policy Studies
Women's Studies

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