Title

Rethinking the Early Nahda

Description or Abstract

As part of the Qahwa and Kalamseries, Peter Gran, professor of history at Temple University, delivered a lecture titled Rethinking the Early Nahda. Gran is the author of Islamic Roots of Capitalism: Egypt, 1760-1840 and Beyond Eurocentrism: A New View of Modern World History. In this talk, professor Gran built upon his previous research to discuss changes in Al-Azhar in the late 18th and early 19th centuries, as well as new information on figures such as Shaykh Hassan al-'Attar.

Keywords

Qahwa & Kalam

Department

Arab & Islamic Civilizations Department

Preformance Date

March 2015

Content Type

Other

File Type

Video

Extent

1900-01-00

Language

eng

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