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Chapter II models big data extracted from the main source to further our understanding of the social geography of the Islamic world and its major social transformations, simultaneously providing an important background for the next chapter.
Chapter III applies the devised method to the study of Islamic preaching from chronological, geographical and social perspectives that have been overlooked in the academic treatment of this subject.
It uses the largest collection, “The History of Islam” of al-Ḏahabī (d.
1348), as a case-study of applying the new method and shows how almost 30,000 biographies can be studied as a whole.
My dissertation—“Computational Analysis of Arabic Biographical Collections with Special Reference to Preaching in the Sunnī World (661-1300 CE)”—is now available online through the digital library @ the University of Michigan.
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