Book of the Year World Award names the best

 
Publish Date : Thursday 8 February 2018 - 21:18
 
 
IBNA- With President Hassan Rouhani in attendance, the best books of the 25th Book of the Year World Award received their prizes during a ceremony held at Tehran’s Vahdat Hall on February 7.
 
According to IBNA correspondent, Iran’s Minister of Culture and Islamic Guidance Sayyed Abbas Salehi, his Cultural Deputy Mohsen Javadi, several Iranian cultural figures and foreign scholars also attended the ceremony.

The winners of the 25th Book of the Year World Award are as follows:

1. Richard E. Payne, A State of Mixture: Christians, Zoroastrians, and Iranian Political Culture in Late Antiquity; University of California Press, 2016

2. Silvia Balatti, Mountain Peoples in the Ancient Near East: The Case of the Zagros in the First Millennium BCE; Harrassowitz Verlag. Wiesbaden, 2017

3. Pavel Pavlovitch, The Formation of the Islamic Understanding of Kalāla in the Second Century AH, Between Scripture and Canon; BRILL, 2016

4. Nasrin Askari, The Medieval Reception of the Shāhnāma as a Mirror for Princes

5. Sandra Aube, La céramique dans l'architecture en Iran au XVe siècle, les arts qarâ quyûnlûs et âq quyûnlûs; PUPS, Presses de l'Université Paris-Sorbonne, 2017

6. Klaus von Stosch, Herausforderung Islam, Christliche Annäherungen; Verlag Ferdinand Schöningh, 2017

7. Regula Forster, Wissensvermittlung im Gespräch, Eine Studie zu klassisch-arabischen Dialogen; BRILL, 2017

8. Shi Guang, Annotation and Translation of Tānksūqnāmeh, The Ilkhanate Treasure Book of Khatay&rsquos Sciences and Technologies; Peking University Press, 2016

9. Ismail K. Poonawala, Epistles of the Brethren of Purity, Sciences of the Soul and Intellect, Part III, An Arabic Critical Edition and English Translation of Epistles 39-41

10. Carmela Baffioni, Epistles of the Brethren of Purity, Sciences of the Soul and Intellect, Part III, An Arabic Critical Edition and English Translation of Epistles 39-41
 
 
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