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Muhammad's Grave: Death Rites and the Making of Islamic Society

  title={Muhammad's Grave: Death Rites and the Making of Islamic Society},
  author={Leor Halevi},
List of IllustrationsAcknowledgmentsMapIntroduction. Funerary Traditions and the Making of Islamic Society1. Tombstones: Markers of Social and Religious Change, 650-8002. Washing the Corpse in Arabia and Mesopotamia3. Shrouds: Worldly Possessions in an Economy of Salvation4. Wailing for the Dead in the House of Islam5. Urban Processions and Communal Prayers: Opportunities for Social, Economic, and Religious Distinction6. The Politics of Burial and Tomb Construction7. The Torture of Spirit and… 
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