The Sunna and Shi'a in History : Division and Ecumenism in the Muslim Middle East Hardback
Edited by Meir Litvak, Ofra Bengio
Sunni-Shi'i relations have undergone significant transformations in recent decades.
In order to understand these developments, the contributors to the present volume demonstrate the complexity of Sunni-Shi'i relations by analyzing political, ideological, and social encounters between the two communities from early Islamic history to the present.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 278 pages, VII, 278 p.
- Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
- Publication Date: 15/11/2011
- Category: Middle Eastern history
- ISBN: 9780230120921