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Dying for God
Title of item
| Dying for God|
Subtitle of item
| Martyrdom in the Shii and Babi Religions|
Publisher of this ed.
|Master of Arts thesis, University of Toronto|
|Date of this edition|| 1997|
|Posted|| 1997-09 by Jonah Winters|
|Formatted|| 2011-11-24 by Jonah Winters|
|Classified in|| Personal pages and Theses|
|Abstract|| Religious and cultural meanings of martyrdom/witnessing, and their role in Babi history.|
|Notes|| Thesis submitted for Master of Arts for the Dept. of Religious Studies (University of Toronto), 1997. Advisor Willard Oxtoby.|
All diacritics have been removed. Remarks made on transliteration and examples given in the preface will thus make little sense. Where the original thesis contained Arabic, Persian, or Greek script, I have had to remove these. The resulting lacunae are indicated by "[non-ascii script]."
See also my coverage of Jihad in Sunni and contemporary Islam Martyrdom in Jihad, my Scientific Panel Investigating Nine-Eleven, and MacEoin's The Babi Concept of Holy War.
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