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COLLECTIONPublished articles
TITLEThe Persian Bayan and the Shaping of the Babi Renewal
AUTHOR 1Abbas Amanat
VOLUMEed. Fereydoun Vahman and Claus V. Pedersen
TITLE_PARENTReligious Texts in Iranian Languages
PUB_THISDet Kongelige Danske Videnskabernes Selskab
ABSTRACTOn the Bábí Faith as a product of the religious environment of Shi'i Iran, including its esoteric culture and apocalyptic vision; the Bayán as a form of discourse; and how the Bayán marked a break with Islam.
NOTES From the proceedings of a symposium held at Copenhagen University, May 2002. Posted by publisher; full book is online at

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