Liu Zhi (ca. 1670-1724) was one of the most important scholars of Islam in traditional China. His Tianfang xingli (Nature and Principle in Islam) focuses on the roots or principles of Islam. The annotations here explain Liu's text and draw attention to parallels in Chinese-, Arabic-, and Persian-language works as well as differences.
Author : Sachiko Murata Release : 2009 Publisher : Harvard Univ Council on East Asian ISBN : File Size : 72.2 MB Format : PDF, ePub Download : 461 Read : 900