Islamic historiography into History Book of the Month's focus
The 170th number of History & Geography Book of the Month, special issue of Islamic Historiography was released. The formation of Islamic historiography and its reinterpretation come to the focus of this issue.
IBNA: 'Iranian horizons in Muslims' historiography' is the main subject of this issue's editorial by Abbas Ghadimi in which he discusses the role of Iranians in the development of Islamic historiography.
An interview with Dr Seyyed-Sadeq Sajjadi and Ali Bahrami academic members of Great Islamic Encyclopedia, titled 'From Yaqubi to Beihaqi: the typology of Islamic historiography' is also featured in the present book of the month.
The 170th issue of History & Geography Book of the Month includes articles: "Fictionalizing History" by Rasoul Jafarian, "An Enclosed Approach to the Formation of Islamic Historiography" by Dr Majid Haji Babai, "Encountering Fact and Fiction in Historiography" by Faranak Jamshidi and Zahir Siamian Gorji, "Reinterpreting Islamic Historiography" by Mohammad-Ibrahim Baset, "The Muslims' Politics" by Hussein Hatami, "The Rhetoric of Islamic Historiography" by Mohadaseh Maleki, "Vision of History and Historiography of Ibn Abelhadid" by Nader Parvaneh and Amir Mahmoodi, "Historical Thought of Islam in the Mid Era" by Sepanta Sobhani, "Backgrounds of Islamic Historiography" by Mahdi Sharifian and "Tracing the Battle of Power in the Pre-Islamic Period and Islam" by Rahim Shabaneh.
"Iranian Historiography" by Davood Haqqi Danalu, "The Process of Revolution to the Fatemis" by Irandokht Sam Daliri, "Hsitory of Islam Until Today" by Reza Safari, "The Fatemis and the Hamdanis" by Arman Farouhi, "Lost Centuries" by Masoud Erfanian, "Best Iranian Historians in the West" by Marzieh Soleymani, and "Islam and Iran" by Mohammad Ebrahimi Filvari are some other articles published in 'Reflection' section of the magazine.
Abu-Reyhan Birouni's research method is discussed in an article by Hamid Sadeqi under 'Historiographers' section. Book reviews, and English abstracts of articles make the concluding section of the magazine.
History and Geography Book of the Month (issue no. 170) is published in 136 pages by Iran Book House.
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