A History of Jewish-Muslim Relations: From the Origins to by Abdelwahab Meddeb,Benjamin Stora

By Abdelwahab Meddeb,Benjamin Stora

 

This is the 1st encyclopedic advisor to the historical past of family among Jews and Muslims around the globe from the delivery of Islam to this present day. Richly illustrated and wonderfully produced, the ebook good points greater than one hundred fifty authoritative and available articles by means of a world group of best specialists in historical past, politics, literature, anthropology, and philosophy. prepared thematically and chronologically, this integral reference offers serious proof and balanced context for better ancient knowing and a extra proficient discussion among Jews and Muslims.

Part I covers the medieval interval; half II, the early sleek interval in the course of the 19th century, within the Ottoman Empire, Africa, Asia, and Europe; half III, the 20 th century, together with the exile of Jews from the Muslim international, Jews and Muslims in Israel, and Jewish-Muslim politics; and half IV, intersections among Jewish and Muslim origins, philosophy, scholarship, artwork, ritual, and ideology. the most articles handle significant subject matters similar to the Jews of Arabia on the foundation of Islam; specified profiles disguise very important participants and locations; and excerpts from basic resources offer modern perspectives on historic events.

Contributors comprise Mark R. Cohen, Alain Dieckhoff, Michael Laskier, Vera Moreen, Gordon D. Newby, Marina Rustow, Daniel Schroeter, Kirsten Schulze, Mark Tessler, John Tolan, Gilles Veinstein, and plenty of more.

  • Covers the historical past of kinfolk among Jews and Muslims around the globe from the start of Islam to today
  • Written through a global crew of best scholars
  • Features in-depth articles on social, political, and cultural history
  • Includes profiles of significant humans (Eliyahu Capsali, Joseph Nasi, Mohammed V, Martin Buber, Anwar Sadat and Menachem commence, Edward acknowledged, Messali Hadj, Mahmoud Darwish) and locations (Jerusalem, Alexandria, Baghdad)
  • Presents passages from crucial records of every ancient interval, resembling the Cairo Geniza, Al-Sira, and Judeo-Persian illuminated manuscripts
  • Richly illustrated with greater than 250 photos, together with maps and colour photographs
  • Includes wide cross-references, bibliographies, and an index

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