Dr Teresa Bernheimer
BA (London) MPhil Dphil (Oxon)
Senior Lecturer in the History of the Near and Middle East
- Dr Teresa Bernheimer
- Email address:
- 020 7898 4605
- 020 7898 4699
- SOAS, University of London
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG
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- The Early Development of Islam: Emerging Identities and Contending Views
- The Origin of Islam: Sources and Perspectives
H130 Introduction to the History of the Near and Middle East
H348 Rulers, Rebels, and Scholars in Early Islam I
H448 Rulers, Rebels, and Scholars in Early Islam I
15PHIC040 Origins and Developments of Islam: Problems and Perspectives
Bernheimer, Teresa (2013) The 'Alids: The First family of Islam, 750-1200. Edinburgh University Press.
Edited Books or Journal Volumes
Bernheimer, Teresa and Bayhom-Daou, Tamima, eds. (2014) Early Islamic History. Critical Concepts in Islamic Studies (4 vols). Routledge. (In Press)
Bernheimer, Teresa and Silverstein, Adam, eds. (2012) Late Antiquity: Eastern Perspectives. Gibb Memorial Trust.
Bernheimer, Teresa (2012) 'Genealogy, Marriage, and the Drawing of Boundaries among the ‘Alids (8th-12th centuries).' In: Morimoto, Kazuo, (ed.), The Role and Position of sayyids and sharifs in Muslim Societies. IB Tauris.
Bernheimer, Teresa (2010) 'Shi‘ism.' In: The Encyclopedia of Ancient History. Wiley.
Bernheimer, Teresa (2013) 'Shared Sanctity: Early Tombs and Shrines of the ‘Alid Family in the Eastern Islamic Lands.' Studia Islamica, 108 (1). pp. 1-15.
Bernheimer, Teresa (2006) 'The Revolt of ‘Abdallah b. Mu‘awiya, A. H. 127– 130: A Reconsideration through the Coinage.' Bulletin of the School of Oriental and African Studies, 69 (3).
Bernheimer, Teresa (2005) 'The Rise of sayyids and sādāt: The Āl Zubāra and Other 'Alids in Ninth- to Eleventh-Century Nishapur.' Studia Islamica, 100 (1). pp. 43-69.