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The Resource Religious foundations of Western civilization : Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, Jacob Neusner, editor

Religious foundations of Western civilization : Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, Jacob Neusner, editor

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Religious foundations of Western civilization : Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
Title
Religious foundations of Western civilization
Title remainder
Judaism, Christianity, and Islam
Statement of responsibility
Jacob Neusner, editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
[This book] introduces students to the major Western world religions - Judaism, Christianity, and Islam - their beliefs, key concepts, history, as well as the fundamental role they have played, and continue to play, in Western culture.-Back cover
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
200/.9182/1
Index
index present
LC call number
BL689
LC item number
.R46 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1932-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Neusner, Jacob
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Western countries
  • Civilization, Western
  • Christianity
  • Judaism
  • Islam
Label
Religious foundations of Western civilization : Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, Jacob Neusner, editor
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 649-667) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Islam : what it is and how it has interacted with Western civilization
  • Th. Emil Homerin
  • Religion, politics, culture, law, and society
  • Judaism
  • Alan J. Avery-Peck
  • Christianity
  • Bruce Chilton
  • Islam
  • Th. Emil Homerin
  • Philosophy : Averroes, Maimonides, and Aquinas
  • Defining the terms
  • Seymour Feldman
  • Mysticism as a meeting ground : seeing the unseen
  • Elliot R. Wolfson
  • Historic encounters
  • Latin Christianity, the crusades, and the Islamic response
  • James A. Brundage
  • Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in Spain from the eighth to the fifteenth centuries
  • Olivia Remie Constable
  • Christianity and Islam in the Balkans from the fifteenth to the twentieth centuries
  • Amila Buturovic
  • What do we mean by "religion" and "Western civilization"?
  • Zionism, imperialism, and nationalism
  • Zionism
  • Jacob Neusner
  • Christian imperialism
  • Bruce Chilton
  • Political Islam
  • Th. Emil Homerin
  • Modernity and religion in the West : negotiating change
  • The modernization of Christianity
  • Bruce Chilton
  • William Scott Green
  • The modernization of Judaism
  • Jacob Neusner
  • The modernization of Islam
  • Th. Emil Homerin
  • Religion and western civilization in the twenty-first century
  • Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in their contemporary encounters
  • Judaism addresses Christianity
  • Jon D. Levenson
  • Christianity meets other religions
  • Bruce Chilton
  • Religions of the West
  • Islam and Pluralism
  • Th. Emil Homerin
  • Timeline
  • compiled by Cory Berry-Whitlock
  • Judaism
  • Jacob Neusner
  • Christianity : what it is and how it defines Western civilization
  • Bruce Chilton
Control code
ocm61115458
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 686 pages
Isbn
9780687332021
Lccn
2005019409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61115458
  • (OCoLC)61115458
Label
Religious foundations of Western civilization : Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, Jacob Neusner, editor
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 649-667) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Islam : what it is and how it has interacted with Western civilization
  • Th. Emil Homerin
  • Religion, politics, culture, law, and society
  • Judaism
  • Alan J. Avery-Peck
  • Christianity
  • Bruce Chilton
  • Islam
  • Th. Emil Homerin
  • Philosophy : Averroes, Maimonides, and Aquinas
  • Defining the terms
  • Seymour Feldman
  • Mysticism as a meeting ground : seeing the unseen
  • Elliot R. Wolfson
  • Historic encounters
  • Latin Christianity, the crusades, and the Islamic response
  • James A. Brundage
  • Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in Spain from the eighth to the fifteenth centuries
  • Olivia Remie Constable
  • Christianity and Islam in the Balkans from the fifteenth to the twentieth centuries
  • Amila Buturovic
  • What do we mean by "religion" and "Western civilization"?
  • Zionism, imperialism, and nationalism
  • Zionism
  • Jacob Neusner
  • Christian imperialism
  • Bruce Chilton
  • Political Islam
  • Th. Emil Homerin
  • Modernity and religion in the West : negotiating change
  • The modernization of Christianity
  • Bruce Chilton
  • William Scott Green
  • The modernization of Judaism
  • Jacob Neusner
  • The modernization of Islam
  • Th. Emil Homerin
  • Religion and western civilization in the twenty-first century
  • Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in their contemporary encounters
  • Judaism addresses Christianity
  • Jon D. Levenson
  • Christianity meets other religions
  • Bruce Chilton
  • Religions of the West
  • Islam and Pluralism
  • Th. Emil Homerin
  • Timeline
  • compiled by Cory Berry-Whitlock
  • Judaism
  • Jacob Neusner
  • Christianity : what it is and how it defines Western civilization
  • Bruce Chilton
Control code
ocm61115458
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xvi, 686 pages
Isbn
9780687332021
Lccn
2005019409
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o61115458
  • (OCoLC)61115458

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