Scholars

Some articles on scholars, scholar:

Bylina - Classifications
... There are several ways to categorize bylina, and scholars disagree on which classification to use ... Scholars from the mythological school differentiate between byliny about ‘older’ and ‘younger’ heroes ... Scholars of the historical school often consider mythological byliny separately ...
Islamic Views On Slavery - Slavery in The Contemporary Muslim World - Salafi and Traditionalist Juridical Support For Slavery
... In recent years, according to some scholars, there has been a "worrying trend" of "reopening" of the issue of slavery by some conservative Salafi Islamic scholars after its "closing" earlier in the 20th ... will remain as long there is Islam.” He attacked Muslim scholars who said otherwise maintaining, “They are ignorant, not scholars.. ...
Assyriology
... Scholars need a good knowledge of several languages Akkadian and its major dialects and Sumerian, aided by such languages as Biblical Hebrew, Hittite, Elamite and Aramaic for ... Although scholars can draw from a large corpus of literature, some tablets are broken, or in the case of literary texts where there may be many copies, the language and grammar are arcane ... Moreover, scholars must be able to read and understand modern English, French, and German, as important references, dictionaries, and journals are published in those languages ...
Victoria Scholars Men's Choral Ensemble
... The Victoria Scholars Men's Choral Ensemble is an amateur choir based in Toronto, Ontario, Canada ... The namesake of the Victoria Scholars, Tomás Luis de Victoria, was an outstanding composer of the Renaissance period whose music is renowned for both its spirituality and ... The essence of the Scholars’ music is an emphasis on the clarity and balance of sound so characteristic of Renaissance music ...
Mirza Ghulam Ahmad - Life - Reaction of Religious Scholars
... In time, the religious scholars turned against him, and he was often branded as a heretic ... India and was signed by some two hundred religious scholars ... Some years later, a prominent Muslim leader and scholar, Ahmed Raza Khan, was to travel to the Hejaz to collect the opinions of the religious scholars of Makkah and Madina ...

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