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Seeing and Believing. On Piety in Iranian Shi’ism
Seeing and Believing. On Piety in Iranian Shi’ism

Author(s): Alina Branda
Subject(s): Christian Theology and Religion
Published by: SACRI - Societatea Academica de Cercetare a Religiilor si Ideologiilor
Keywords: piety; visual representations; visual narratives; Iranian Shiism; Imam Ali; Karbala; images functions; rituals; commemorations; popular culture; Ingvild Flaskerud

Summary/Abstract: Review of Ingvild Flaskerud’s, Visualizing Belief and Piety in Iranian Shiism, (New York: Continuum, 2010).

  • Issue Year: 10/2011
  • Issue No: 28
  • Page Range: 228-233
  • Page Count: 6
  • Language: English