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

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

Label
Religious foundations of Western civilization : Judaism, Christianity, Islam
Title
Religious foundations of Western civilization
Title remainder
Judaism, Christianity, Islam
Statement of responsibility
Jacob Neusner, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
200/.9182/1
Index
index present
LC call number
BL689
LC item number
.R46 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Religious foundations of Western civilization : Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Jacob Neusner, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What do we mean by "Western civilization"? / William Scott Green -- How religion is a foundation of Western civilization / William Scott Green -- Judaism / Jacob Neusner -- Christianity : what it is and how it defines Western civilization / Bruce Chilton -- Islam : what it is and how it defines 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 / Seymour Feldman -- Mysticism as a meeting ground : seeing the unseen / Elliot R. Wolfson -- 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 -- Zionism, imperialism, and nationalism -- Zionism / Jacob Neusner -- Christian imperialism / Bruce Chilton -- Political Islam / Th. Emil Homerin -- The modernization of Christianity / Bruce Chilton -- The modernization of Judaism / Jacob Neusner -- The modernization of Islam / Th. Emil Homerin -- Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in their contemporary encounters -- Judaism addresses Christianity / Jon D. Levenson -- Christianity meets other religions / Bruce Chilton -- Islam and Pluralism / Th. Emil Homerin -- Timeline / compiled by Cory Berry-Whitlock
Control code
BHM-6419
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 686 p.
Isbn
9780687332021
Isbn Type
(binding: pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005019409
Label
Religious foundations of Western civilization : Judaism, Christianity, Islam, Jacob Neusner, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
What do we mean by "Western civilization"? / William Scott Green -- How religion is a foundation of Western civilization / William Scott Green -- Judaism / Jacob Neusner -- Christianity : what it is and how it defines Western civilization / Bruce Chilton -- Islam : what it is and how it defines 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 / Seymour Feldman -- Mysticism as a meeting ground : seeing the unseen / Elliot R. Wolfson -- 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 -- Zionism, imperialism, and nationalism -- Zionism / Jacob Neusner -- Christian imperialism / Bruce Chilton -- Political Islam / Th. Emil Homerin -- The modernization of Christianity / Bruce Chilton -- The modernization of Judaism / Jacob Neusner -- The modernization of Islam / Th. Emil Homerin -- Judaism, Christianity, and Islam in their contemporary encounters -- Judaism addresses Christianity / Jon D. Levenson -- Christianity meets other religions / Bruce Chilton -- Islam and Pluralism / Th. Emil Homerin -- Timeline / compiled by Cory Berry-Whitlock
Control code
BHM-6419
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xvi, 686 p.
Isbn
9780687332021
Isbn Type
(binding: pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005019409

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