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 -that is, it moves beyond the theory of inclusive/exclusive/pluralistic categories and looks at Judaism's interactions with other faiths.
|Publisher:||Palgrave Macmillan US|
|Product dimensions:||6.20(w) x 9.40(h) x 1.00(d)|
About the Author
Rabbi Alan Brill is Cooperman/Ross Endowed Chair of Jewish-Christian Studies, Department of Religion, Seton Hall University, USA.
Table of ContentsEncountering 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