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A Shi'a Islam Approach to Wisdom in Management: A Deep Understanding Opening to Dialogue and Dialectic.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Business Ethics. Dec2022, Vol. 181 Issue 4, p891-911. 21p. 1 Diagram, 4 Charts.

Abstract: This paper considers how a Shi'a Islamic perspective of wisdom can inform contemporary business ethics theory. Given the growing business ethics literature that adopts an Islamic orientation, it is vital that Islamic tenets in a business context are es...

Assimilating the Heterogeneity of Migrant Populations through a National Past: Transforming a Shiʿa Minority Community in Post-Nationalist Oman.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Anthropological Quarterly. Fall2022, Vol. 95 Issue 4, p1-31. 31p.


Abstract: Scholarship on the Arab Gulf region often links heritage production with technologies of state pedagogy in its efforts to fix the spatial boundaries of a nation and entrench authoritarian rule. Yet, such a modular explanation ignores pressing questions...

Sunni and Shia Muslim and Christian encounters in northern Nigeria.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Africa (Cambridge University Press). Nov2022, Vol. 92 Issue 5, p678-698. 21p.


Abstract: Cet article analyse comment la circulation des idées et des rituels hybrides entre musulmans chiites et chrétiens révèle un processus politique bien plus intentionnel par lequel des groupes religieux minoritaires créent de manière consciente des expéri...

Transmitting religious values through online religious communities: case study of Pakistani Shia mothers' home education.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Beliefs & Values: Studies in Religion & Education. Nov2022, Vol. 43 Issue 4, p461-479. 19p.

Abstract: The aim of this study is to understand what specific religious values are being transmitted to children through online Shia religious communities during the pandemic. Twenty-seven mothers were sampled from three cities of Pakistan. Data were collected ...


Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): UCLA Journal of Islamic & Near Eastern Law. 2021, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p83-101. 19p.


Abstract: In the U.S., over 43,000 people die every year waiting for a kidney. In Iran, however, monetary incentives have eliminated such a waitlist. Iran is the only country in the world with an unrelated living kidney donor program that has allowed for monetar...

The promised land of Fadak: locating religious nationalism in shiite politics.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies; Dec2022, Vol. 49 Issue 5, p769-791, 23p

Abstract: Copyright of British Journal of Middle Eastern Studies is the property of Routledge and its content may not be copied or emailed to multiple sites or posted to a listserv without the copyright holder's express written permission. However, users may pri...

Selçuklu Dönemi Tefsir Hareketleri, Eğitim Kurumları ve Tarihî Arka Plân.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Itobiad: Journal of the Human & Social Science Researches. 2020, Vol. 9 Issue 2, p1200-1222. 23p.


Abstract: Bu çalışmada Tefsir tarihinde önemli bir yer tutan Büyük Selçuklu ve Anadolu Selçuklu dönemindeki tefsir çalışmaları nitelik açısından incelenmiştir. Yapılan tefsir çalışmaları dönemin dinî, fikrî, siyasî, tarihî ve içtimaî olayları ile birlikte değerl...

الزيدية والتأويل "الإمامة نموذجا".

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Al-Andalus journal for Humanities & Social Sciences. 2020, Issue 30, p307-342. 36p.

Abstract: After studying the details of the Zaydi Shia thought, it has been found that the principle of imamah dominates all the other principles adopted by this shia group and all its sects. It is the principle upon which everything is based since it is regarde...

Shi'ism in Madrid: Muharram commemorations and the paradigm of Karbala.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Contemporary Religion. May2022, Vol. 37 Issue 2, p243-260. 18p.


Abstract: Whereas most research on Muslim communities in Europe focuses on Sunni Islam, this article contributes to a neglected but slowly growing field of research on Shi'i Islam. Taking the case of a recently formalised Shi'i Muslim centre in Madrid, this arti...

Norm and Dissidence: Egyptian Shi'a between Security Approaches and Geopolitical Stakes.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): CIRS Occasional Papers. 2019, Issue 23, preceding p1-45. 49p.

Abstract: This paper presents a study of Egyptian Shi'ism by providing historical context as well as a focus on actual or current issues. The study includes a historical overview of local Shi'ism (Fatimid period, late nineteenth century, 1940s-1960s, and contemp...