Beyond the Qur’ān: Early Ismaʿīlī Taʾwīl and the Secrets of the Prophets

  title={Beyond the Qur’ān: Early Ismaʿīlī Taʾwīl and the Secrets of the Prophets},
  author={Khalil Andani},
  journal={Islam and Christian–Muslim Relations},
  pages={404 - 406}
  • Khalil Andani
  • Published 8 February 2018
  • History
  • Islam and Christian–Muslim Relations
2 Citations

The Prophet Muḥammad and His Heir ʿAlī Their Historical,

The Prophet Muḥammad is a central figure in the Ismāʿīlī movement, as in all Islamic currents. Nevertheless, it is exceedingly rare for any Ismāʿīlī text to focus on the ‘historical’ details of his

Towards an Online Searchable Bibliographic Database for Ismāʿīlī Studies

This paper provides the rationale for a specialized disciplinary database, as opposed to using multi - or interdisciplinary databases to conduct research in Ismāʿīlī Studies, and can serve as a model for theological libraries that wish to implement a similar disciplinary database for others areas of research in theological and religious studies.



The social construction of orthodoxy

Orthodoxy as a social phenomenon is not a “thing” but rather a process. For theological doctrines to become established as orthodox, they must find a place in the constantly changing net of social