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Extremist Shiites: The Ghulat Sects
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Extremist Shiites: The Ghulat Sects. Little is known in the West about the division of the Islamic world into Shiites and Sunnites and even less about the stratification of these two groups, with most of the attention going to the Sunnites. Extremist Shiites has 9 ratings and 2 reviews. Sunny said: very interesting book about the extremist shia sects based in around iraq, iran, turkey, armen. Moosa's comprehensive study of the origins and cultural aspects of the different extremist, or Ghulat, Shiite sects in the Middle East is a ground-breaking work. These sects whose 'extremism' is essentially religious are generally a peaceful people and, except for the Nusayris of Syria, are not political activists.
Ghulāt is a term used in the theology of Shia Islam to describe some minority Muslim groups List of extinct Shia sects Extremist Shiites: the ghulat sects. Department of History. JULIA CLANCY-SMITH. University of Virginia. MATTI MOOSA, Extremist Shiites: The Ghulat Sects (Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University . Matti Moosa, Extremist Shiites: The Ghulat Sects (Syracuse, N.Y.: Syracuse University Press, ). Pp. - Volume 22 Issue 2 - Andrew J.
"Extremist Shiites" in this context are not, as one might expect, the terrorists and suicide bombers who have become politically so prominent since Michel M. Mazzaoui; Extremist Shiites: The Ghulat Sects. By Matti Moosa. Syracuse, New York: Syracuse University Press, pp. Extremist Shiites, the Ghulat Sects. New York: Syracuse University Press, pp. Matti Moosa has chosen an extremely difficult, complex, yet uniquely.