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Locating Hell in Islamic traditions [electronic resource] / edited by Christian Lange.

Publication:
Leiden ; Boston : Brill, [2015]
Series:
Islamic history and civilization ; v. 119
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource
Subjects:
Hell -- Islam.
Islamic eschatology.
Islam -- Doctrines -- History.
Contents:
1 Introducing Hell in Islamic studies / Christian Lange
QURANIC NETHERWORLDS
2 The barzakh and the intermediate state of the dead in the Quran / Tommaso Tesei
From space to place: the Quranic infernalization of the jinn / Simon O'Meara
Revisiting Hell's angels in the Quran / Christian Lange
Hell in early and medieval Islam
Locating Hell in early rununciant literature / Christopher Melchert
Fire in the upper heavens: locating Hell in middle period narratives of Muḥammad's ascension / Frederick Colby
Hell in popular imagination: the anyonymous Kitab al-ʼAlamah / Wim Raven
Theological and mystical aspects
Is Hell truly everlasting? An introduction to medieval Islamic universalism / Mohammad Hassan Khalil
Ibn ʻArabi, Ibn Qayyim al-Jawziyya and the political functions of punishment in Islamic Hell / Samuela Pagani
Withholding judgment on Islamic universalism, Ibn al-Wazir (d. 840/1436) On the purpose and duration of hellfire / Jon Hoover
Varieties of Hell in Islamic traditions
Ismaʻili Shiʻi visions of Hell from the "spiritual torment of the Fatimids to the ʻayyib rock of Sijjin / Daniel De Smet
The Morisco Hell: the significance and relevance of the Aljamiado texts for Muslim eschatology and Islamic literature / Roberto Tottoli
Curse signs: the artful rhetoric of Hell in Safavid Iran / Christiane Gruber
Literature and religious controversy : the vision of Hell in Jamil Sidqy al-Zahawi's Thawra fi l-jaʻim / Richard van Leeuwen.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Lange, Christian.
ISBN:
9789004301368 (electronic book : alk. paper)
9789004301214 (hardback : alk. paper)
Publisher Number:
10.1163/9789004301368
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