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Roots of North Indian Shiism in Iran and Iraq: Religion and State in Awadh
A bobbin handling apparatus in which filled bobbins are stored in a storage-conveyor bin and discharged through a chute and into a hopper. The bin continues to feed bobbins until a predeterminedExpand
The United States and Shi'ite Religious Factions in Post-Ba'thist Iraq
In post-Saddam Husayn Iraq, Shi 'ite militias rapidly established their authority in East Baghdad and other urban neighborhoods of the south. Among the various groups which emerged, the Sadr MovementExpand
Napoleon's Egypt: Invading the Middle East
In this vivid and timely history, Juan Cole tells the story of Napoleon's invasion of Egypt. Revealing the young general's reasons for leading the expedition against Egypt in 1798 and showcasing hisExpand
Modernity and the millennium : the genesis of the Baha'i faith in the nineteenth-century Middle East
Modernity and the Millennium is the first book to chart responses in the Muslim Middle East to modernity through an examination of the evolution of the Baha'i faith--a millenarian movement led by theExpand
Roots of North Indian Shi'ism in Iran and Iraq: Religion and State in Awadh, 1722-1859
In this pioneering study of the Twelver Shi'i branch of Islam prevalent in Iraq and Iran, J. R. I. Cole traces the influence of Shi'i rule on the development of religious communalism and conflict inExpand
Marking boundaries, marking time: the Iranian past and the construction of the self by Qajar thinkers
  • J. Cole
  • Political Science
  • 1 March 1996
THE INTELL TAL MODEL OF EUROPEAN NATIONALISM HAD A POWERFUL impact in the second half the nineteenth century upon Qajar intellectuals and officials, many of whom lived abroad, were fluent in someExpand
Sacred Space And Holy War: The Politics, Culture and History of Shi'ite Islam
This volume sets out to answer the following questions: how is it that Shi'i Muslims have set the agenda of political discourse in the Islamic world in recent years? Why have Shi'is been at theExpand