Visualizing belief and piety in Iranian Shiism
Ingvild Flaskerud
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Visualizing belief and piety in Iranian Shiism

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Table of Contents

Note on transliteration
Preface and acknowledgements
Introduction
Part I. The portrait of Imam Ali: 1. The emergence of a prototypical model and its survival
2. Imam Ali in Shia memory
3. The iconography of Imam Ali and its reception
Part II. The battle at Karbala: 4. The battle at Karbala in Shia memory and piety
5. Visual Karbala narratives in Shia piety
6. The parcham wall-hanging
7. Representation and reception of Karbala in colour posters
Part III. Images and decorative designs in ritual space: 8. The image as a votive gift
9. Images in the liturgy of commemoration and celebration
10. Decorative programmes across gendered ritual space
11. Transposing iconography
Conclusion.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
297.2/67
Library of Congress
BP190.5.A7 F63 2010

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL24552508M
ISBN 13
9781441149077
LC Control Number
2010005654
OCLC/WorldCat
526809424

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