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Research: A field-changing view of divine kingship in Islam

In a new and potentially field-changing study, SMU historian¬†Azfar Moin¬†explores why Muslim sovereigns in the early modern era began to imitate the exalted nature of Sufi saints. Uncovering a startling but widespread phenomenon, Moin shows how the charismatic pull of … Continue reading

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