Table of contents for The times of history : universal topics in Islamic historiography / by Aziz Al-Azmeh.

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CONTENTS
Foreword: Beyond Orientalism, by Hayden White
Preface
I. Historical Categorization
1. Tropes and Temporalities of Historiographic Romanticism, Modern and Islamic
2. Islam and the History of Civilizations	
II. Typological Time, Patterning and the Past Appropriated	
3. Chronophagous Discourse: A Study of the Clerico-Legal Appropriation of the World in an Islamic Tradition	
4. The Muslim Canon from Late Antiquity to the Era of Modernism	
5. History and Narration in Arab Historiography
III. History of the Future	
6. God¿s Chronography and Dissipative Time
7. Rhetoric for the Senses: A Consideration of Muslim
Paradise Narratives
IV. Distractions of Clio: Impasses and Perspectives of Historians¿ History
8. Islamic Political Thought: Current Historiography and the Frame of History
9. Monotheistic Monarchy
Acknowledgements
Index

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Islamic Empire -- Historiography.
Islam -- History -- Historiography.
Civilization, Islamic.