Encyclopaedia of Islam

Encyclopaedia of Islam, First Edition (1913-1936)

Edited by: M. Th.Houtsma, T.W.Arnold, R.Basset and R.Hartmann
The Encyclopaedia of Islam First Edition Online (EI1) was originally published in print between 1913 and 1936. The demand for an encyclopaedic work on Islam was created by the increasing (colonial) interest in Muslims and Islamic cultures during the nineteenth century. The scope of the  Encyclopedia of Islam First Edition Online is philology, history, theology and law until early 20th century. Such famous scholars as Houtsma, Wensinck, Gibb, Snouck Hurgronje, and Lévi-Provençal were involved in this scholarly endeavor. The Encyclopedia of Islam First Edition Online offers access to 9,000 articles.
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Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition

Edited by: P. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel and W.P. Heinrichs

The Encyclopaedia of Islam (Second Edition) Online sets out the present state of our knowledge of the Islamic World. It is a unique and invaluable reference tool, an essential key to understanding the world of Islam, and the authoritative source not only for the religion, but also for the believers and the countries in which they live. 

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Encyclopaedia of Islam, Second Edition, Glossary and Index of Terms

Edited by: P.J. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel and W.P. Heinrichs
Assisted by C. Ott, under the patronage of the International Union of Acadamies

Now added to EI Online: The Glossary and Index of Terms.

The online versions of Encyclopaedia of Islam were already full-text searchable and browsable through alphabetical lists of entries. Three additional finding aids are now being added to EI2 Online, the first of which is the Glossary and Index of Terms. Presented for convenience as a separate data set, the Glossary is an invaluable source of information for both the non-specialist, who is given an insight into the varied and rich vocabulary of Islam, and the specialist, who may discover surprising new contexts in which a term is being used. Links to EI entries and suggestions for related content are also provided. The Index of Subjects and Index of Proper Names are forthcoming..

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Encyclopaedia of Islam, THREE

Edited by: Edited by: Kate Fleet, Gudrun Krämer; Denis Matringe; John Nawas; Everett Rowson

with: Roger Allen, Edith Ambros, Thomas Bauer, Sheila Blair, Jonathan Bloom, Johann Büssow, Ruth Davis, Eve Feuillebois-Pierunek, Maribel Fierro, Najam Haider, Konrad Hirschler, Nico Kaptein, Alexander Knysh, Corinne Lefèvre, Roman Loimeier, Andrew Newman, Emilie Savage-Smith, Ayman Shihadeh, and Susan Spectorsky

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Encyclopédie de l’Islam

Éditée par: P.J. Bearman, Th. Bianquis, C.E. Bosworth, E. van Donzel, et W.P. Heinrichs

The Encyclopédie de l’Islam en Ligne is the French edition of the new (2nd) The Encyclopaedia of Islam Online.  The Encyclopaedia of Islam Online (2nd) is generally acclaimed as one of the major scholarly enterprises of the twentieth century. Its more than ten thousand pages are a mine of valuable information for any student and researcher of the Islamic world. All entries in The Encyclopaedia of Islam French Online are linked to the Encyclopaedia of Islam Online so users can easily switch from one language to the other.

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Historical Atlas of Islam

Edited by: Hugh Kennedy
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