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Project 200 : An historical contextualization of 200 authors from the Arab Muslim heritage (Closed)

The project is to report systematically on 200 former Arab authors (belonging to the first 10 centuries of the Hegira ) their lists of works (lost, written or edited ) and the relationships that these works have with each other (commentary, summary , refutation … ) We will give importance to the links between the authors, (teachers, disciples, parents …).

Group members

Jean Druel

Researcher at the Dominican Institute of Oriental Studies (IDEO), Cairo.

Rémi Cheno

Docteur en théologie catholique, professeur de théologie du pluralisme religieux, secrétaire général de l'Institut dominicain d’études orientales (IDEO), Le Caire.

Ahmed Chleilat

Ahmed Gomaa

Doctor in codicology and researcher at the Centre for the Edition of Heritage Texts - Al-Azhar University in Cairo.

Ahmed Waguih

Alaa Badawy

Docteur et professeur d'histoire - Université du Caire.

René-Vincent Du Grandlaunay

Director of the library of the Dominican Institute for Oriental Studies, Cairo

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