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TITLEThe Crisis of the Imamate and the Institution of Occultation in Twelver Shiism: A Sociohistorical Perspective
AUTHOR 1Said Amir Arjomand
DATE_THIS1996-11
VOLUME28:4
TITLE_PARENTInternational Journal of Middle East Studies
PAGE_RANGE491-515
ABSTRACTBackground of the history and theology of concepts like Qa'im, Mahdi, ghayba, and the hidden twelfth Imam. No mention of the Bahá'í Faith.
NOTES See more in the online book Occultation of the Twelfth Imam (A Historical Background).
TAGS- Interfaith dialogue; - Islam; Hidden Imam; Imams; Mahdi; Prophecies; Qaim; Shiism; Twelfth Imam
 
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DOIhttps://doi.org/10.1017/S0020743800063807
PERMISSIONfair use
LANG THISEnglish
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