10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HAGIOLOGIES»
Discover the use of hagiologies
in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to hagiologies
and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
Management Fads and Buzzwords: Critical-Practical Perspectives
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The 'guru' industry ° a grouping (from but not of the 'guru' industry) which might be
regarded as comprising 'agnostics' and 'atheists'. Let us examine each of ...
Saint Ewen, Bristol and the Welsh Border: Circiter A.D. ...
This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923.
The Hindi Classical Tradition: A Braj Bhāṣā Reader
Their development can be traced in the contemporary hagiologies, whose quasi-
historical chronicles aimed to incite devotion through an idealized portrayal of the
more-or- less sanctified figures of sectarian leaders, divines, teachers, and ...
A Pastoral Democracy: A Study of Pastoralism and Politics ...
The Qurayshitic genealogies hallowed with Divine Blessing are sometimes
incorporated in manuscript hagiologies including poems in praise of the saint (sg.
qasiida)1, accounts of his blessing (baraka) of his miraculous works (karaama) ,
The Christian remembrancer; or, The Churchman's Biblical, ...
This assertion he rests upon evidence deduced from legends in a few
hagiologies, and from the superstitious character of the intervening period. We
answer, first, in respect to the hagiologies, that it is impossible, even conceding
The Christian Remembrancer
We answer, first, in respect to the hagiologies, that it is impossible, even
conceding the authenticity of their representations, to found an induction upon
such scanty and partial evidence; and that the irruptions of the Normans, during
the period ...
The Dodecahedron, Or, A Frame for Frames
Alternative Hagiologies That uniquely Roman Catholic blend of history and
biography which documented the lives of the saints was not ignored at St
Jerome's in Tene- bria either. Of course the Tenebrian hagiologies were filled
with highly ...
A History of Indian Literature
Brajbhasa prose412 A. Sectarian hagiologies A great part of the narrative prose
extant is to be found in the Vallabhan sectarian hagiologies called varta, most of
which date in some form from the 17th century. The chief of these, the popular ...
Jan Gonda, Ronald Stuart McGregor, 1984
Blood and Bone: The Call of Kinship in Somali Society
In addition to the wealth of oral tradition describing the Sheikh's arrival and
settlement among the Dir, and the multiplication of his descendants and their
expansion at the expense of their Dir hosts,17 there are a number of written
Studies in Arabian History and Civilisation
The whole affair suggests that the level of literary culture was much lower than in,
say, the fifteenth century a.D. It seems logical to suppose that the compilation of
hagiologies followed the recording of family trees. The earlier collections seem ...
Robert Bertram Serjeant, 1981
2 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HAGIOLOGIES»
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The Varieties of Liberal Enthusiasm
The deifications and hagiologies were particularly overt in the remarks of prominent black figures. Filmmaker Spike Lee, predicting an Obama victory, implicitly ... «City Journal, May 10»
A Tribute to Eros
... was Miss Greece, a toppled goddess whom the mimeographed hagiologies had listed as 5-10 in height and 38-24-38 in bust, wait and hips. «Brooklyn Rail, Oct 06»