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Abstract:
Background of the history and theology of concepts like Qa'im, Mahdi, ghayba, and the hidden twelfth Imam. No mention of the Baha'i Faith.
Notes:

The Crisis of the Imamate and the Institution of Occultation in Twelver Shiism:
A Sociohistorical Perspective

by Said Amir Arjomand

published in International Journal of Middle East Studies, 28:4, pages 491-515
1996-11
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