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Author Andrić, Ivo, 1892-1975, author

Title The development of spiritual life in Bosnia under the influence of Turkish rule / Ivo Andrić ; Želimir B. Juričić and John F. Loud, editors and translators
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 1990
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Description 1 online resource (xxii, 125 pages)
Series e-Duke books scholarly collection
Contents Prologue: Spiritual Life in Bosnia Before the Turkish Conquest -- The Spread of Islam as a Direct Effect of Turkish Rule -- The Social and Administrative Institutions of Islam, as Embodied in Turkish Sovereignty, and Their Impact on the Life of the Non-Muslim Population -- The Spiritual and Intellectual Life of the Catholic Populace Under the Turks in Its Characteristic Embodiment: The Literary and Cultural Work of the Franciscans -- The Serbian Orthodox Church: Its Evolution Under the Turks and Activity as a Distillation of Spiritual Life Among the Orthodox -- Supplement: The Hybrid Literature of the Bosnian Muslims as an Articulation of Islam's Effect on This Part of the Population
Summary Ivo Andric (1892-1975), Nobel Prize laureate for literature in 1961, is undoubtedly the most popular of all contemporary Yugoslav writers. Over the span of fifty-two years some 267 of his works have been published in thirty-three languages. Andric's doctoral dissertation, The Development of Spiritual Life in Bosnia under the Influence of Turkish Rule (1924), never before translated into English, sheds important light on the author's literary writings and must be taken into account in any current critical analysis of his work. Over his long and distinguished career as a diplomat
Analysis Bosnia and Herzegovina
Religious life History
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 99-113) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Christendom.
Culturele invloeden.
HISTORY / Europe / Eastern
HISTORY -- Europe -- General.
Intellectual life.
Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Intellectual life
Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Religious life and customs
Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Bosnie-Herzégovine -- Religion.
Bosnie-Herzégovine -- Vie intellectuelle.
Form Electronic book
Author Juričić, Želimir B., 1935- editor, translator
Loud, John F., editor, translator
ISBN 0822382555
Other Titles Entwicklung des geistigen Lebens in Bosnien unter der Einwirkung der türkischen Herrschaft. English