The Resource In defense of the Bible : a critical edition and an introduction to al-Biqāʻī's Bible treatise, by Walid A. Saleh

In defense of the Bible : a critical edition and an introduction to al-Biqāʻī's Bible treatise, by Walid A. Saleh

Label
In defense of the Bible : a critical edition and an introduction to al-Biqāʻī's Bible treatise
Title
In defense of the Bible
Title remainder
a critical edition and an introduction to al-Biqāʻī's Bible treatise
Statement of responsibility
by Walid A. Saleh
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
The history of the Islamic interaction with the Scriptures of Judaism and Christianity has been studied extensively in academia. The prevailing view is that Muslims had hardly any religious appreciation to the Bible and when used by Muslims it was mainly in apologetic or polemical settings. The document presented here squarely contradicts such a view. The treatise argues for the permissibility of using the Bible by Muslims for religious purposes. Al-Biq, the author of this treatise, wrote a huge Quran commentary that used the Hebrew Bible and the Gospels to interpret parts of the Quran. Al-Sak
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
220.6088/297
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
In English and Arabic
LC call number
BP134.B4
LC item number
S35 2008eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Islamic history and civilization,
Series volume
v. 73
Label
In defense of the Bible : a critical edition and an introduction to al-Biqāʻī's Bible treatise, by Walid A. Saleh
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-223) and indexes
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction ---- 1. A Hermeneutical Biography of al-BiqaʹI --- 2. The Qurʹan Commentary, the Bible Controversy, and the Treatise --- 3. The Manuscripts of al-Aqwal and the Plan of the Edition
Control code
ocn714896732
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 223 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789047433781
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
10.1163/ej.9789004168572.i-224
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b34385903
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)714896732
  • pebcs9047433785

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