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The Resource Judaism and world religions : encountering Christianity, Islam, and Eastern traditions, Alan Brill

Judaism and world religions : encountering Christianity, Islam, and Eastern traditions, Alan Brill

Label
Judaism and world religions : encountering Christianity, Islam, and Eastern traditions
Title
Judaism and world religions
Title remainder
encountering Christianity, Islam, and Eastern traditions
Statement of responsibility
Alan Brill
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
  • "This companion volume to Judaism and Other Religions provides the first extensive collection of traditional and academic Jewish approaches to the religions of the world, focusing on those Jewish thinkers that actually encounter the other world religions of Christianity, Islam, Hinduism, and Buddhism--that is, it moves beyond the theory of inclusive/exclusive/pluralistic categories and looks at Judaism's interactions with other faiths in practice. "--
  • "Judaism and World Religions is essential for a Jewish theological understanding of the various issues in encounters with the other major religions. With passion and clarity, Brill argues that in today's world of strong religious passions and intolerance, it is necessary to go beyond secular tolerance toward moderate religious positions. Brill outlines strategies for Jews who want to remain true to traditional sources while interacting with the diversity of the world's religions. With insight and scholarship, Alan Brill crisply outlines the Jewish approaches to other religions for an age of globalization"--
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  • Provided by publisher
  • Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
296.3/9
Index
index present
LC call number
BM534
LC item number
.B745 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Judaism and world religions : encountering Christianity, Islam, and Eastern traditions, Alan Brill
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Encountering World Religions * Comparing Religions * Christianity: Medieval Encounters and Modern Existential Tensions * Christianity: Covenant Theology * Christianity: Creating Comparisons * Islam: Prophetic Religions * Islam: Creating Comparisons and Modern Tensions * Eastern Religions: Classical Encounters * Eastern Religions: Creating Comparisons and New Encounters * Globalization
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 306 p.
Isbn
9780230103696
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011035975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn662407424
  • (OCoLC)ocn793910480
Label
Judaism and world religions : encountering Christianity, Islam, and Eastern traditions, Alan Brill
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Machine generated contents note: -- Encountering World Religions * Comparing Religions * Christianity: Medieval Encounters and Modern Existential Tensions * Christianity: Covenant Theology * Christianity: Creating Comparisons * Islam: Prophetic Religions * Islam: Creating Comparisons and Modern Tensions * Eastern Religions: Classical Encounters * Eastern Religions: Creating Comparisons and New Encounters * Globalization
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xvii, 306 p.
Isbn
9780230103696
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Lccn
2011035975
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn662407424
  • (OCoLC)ocn793910480

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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