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Al-Shahi, Ahmed

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Works: 39 works in 105 publications in 3 languages and 1,996 library holdings
Genres: Folklore  Conference proceedings  Case studies  History 
Roles: Editor, Publishing director
Classifications: BP163, 297
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Most widely held works by Ahmed Al-Shahi
Islam in the modern world ( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2013 in English and held by 627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In recent years, events in the Islamic world have captured the attention of the West to an unprecedented degree. However, much of the media coverage of events like the Islamic revolution in Iran has merely reinforced current prejudices and misconceptions about Islam.This collection of essays, by specialists in a variety of disciplines, gives an impressionistic overview of contemporary Islam. Different areas of Islamic life are singled out for special attention; these include the problem of relations between Islam and the West, the role of the Sufi orders and the revival of religious
Shaikhdoms of eastern Arabia by Peter Lienhardt ( Book )
12 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This study concerns the traditional social, economic and political systems of the Arab sheikhdoms of the Gulf. It represents a an in-depth insight into the complex and varied cultural patterns of the Arabs, Persians and the people of the East African Coast in the 1950s, before the advent of oil wealth radically altered the style of life and expectations of the people living in these sheikdoms. Lienhardt discusses the tribal structure, relations between men and women, the economics of pearl fishing, the growth of towns and the complex relationship between the ruling sheikhs and their subjects. His findings offer a key to the understanding of the political system and the transition from the tribal to the class system
Wisdom from the Nile : a collection of folk-stories from northern and central Sudan ( Book )
7 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Themes from northern Sudan by Ahmed Al-Shahi ( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Diversity of the Muslim community : anthropological essays in memory of Peter Lienhardt ( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Middle East and North African immigrants in Europe by Ahmed Al-Shahi ( Book )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 121 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fourteen specialists from across the European Union discuss current issues regarding Middle Eastern and North African immigrants in Europe, focusing on topics such as immigration legislation, assimilation, integration, multiculturalism, community formation, citizenship, political participation, and religious and cultural identities. This book was previously published as a special issue of the journal Immigrants and Minorities
Disorientations : a society in flux : Kuwait in the 1950s by Peter Lienhardt ( Book )
4 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
La république du Soudan by Ahmed Al-Shahi ( Book )
4 editions published in 1979 in French and held by 66 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Racist murder and pressure group politics by Norman Dennis ( Book )
3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Arab house : proceedings of the colloquium held in the University of Newcastle upon Tyne, 15/16 March 1984 by Colloquium on the Arab House ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Arab world ( Book )
1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Bild der Völker ( Book )
1 edition published in 1974 in German and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Themes for northern Sudan by Ahmed Al-Shahi ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vorderasien und Nordafrika ( Book )
3 editions published between 1974 and 1976 in German and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sudan : a long transition into two states ( Book )
1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Special issue in memory of Godfrey Lienhardt ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An anthropological study of a Sudanese Shaiqiya village (Nuri) by Ahmed Al-Shahi ( Book )
2 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The diversity of the Muslim community anthropolog. essays on memory of Peter Lienhardt ( Book )
1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Middle East and North African immigrants in Europe : Islam, citizenship, and transnational links ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Arab house ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Aḥmad al-Shahī
Aḥmad Salmān al-Shahī
Ahmed Al-Shahi
Al-Shahi Ahmed
Šāhī, Aḥmad al-
S̆āhī, Aḥmad as̆-
Shahī, Aḥmad
Shahī, Aḥmad Salmān
Shahi, Ahmed Al-.
Shahi, Ahmed S. al-
Shahi, Ahmed Salman al-
Languages
English (76)
German (4)
French (4)
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