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The Resource Contested holiness : Jewish, Muslim, and Christian perspectives on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, Rivka Gonen

Contested holiness : Jewish, Muslim, and Christian perspectives on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, Rivka Gonen

Label
Contested holiness : Jewish, Muslim, and Christian perspectives on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem
Title
Contested holiness
Title remainder
Jewish, Muslim, and Christian perspectives on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem
Statement of responsibility
Rivka Gonen
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gonen, Rivka
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DS109.28
LC item number
.G66 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Temple Mount (Jerusalem)
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Jerusalem
  • Temple of Jerusalem (Jerusalem)
  • Jerusalem
  • Arab-Israeli conflict
Label
Contested holiness : Jewish, Muslim, and Christian perspectives on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, Rivka Gonen
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-189) and index
Contents
Laying the foundation for the third temple -- The Temple Mount: location, history, and contemporary features : Where is the Temple Mount? ; A short historical background ; The Temple Mount today -- Locating holiness : How does a place become Holy ; Choosing the Temple location ; What was the exact site of the Temple? -- Contesting shrines : The first Temple ; The second Temple ; The Temple Mount under pagans and Christians ; The revival of the Temple Mount under Muslims ; The crusaders on the Temple Mount ; The return of the Muslims -- Legends, beliefs, and aspirations regarding the Temple Mount : The Temple Mount as a locus of legend ; Jewish myths and legends ; Christian myths and legends ; Muslim myths and legends -- A century of national-religious conflict between Jews and Arab : The conflit in the Ottoman Period ; Jews and Arabs under British mandate, 1920-1948 ; The 1948 War and its consequences -- The present conflict : The Six-Day War and its aftermath -- The status quo -- Jordan's position on the Temple Mount -- The issue of Jewish prayer on the Temple Mount -- Attempts to destroy the Temple Mount -- Preparations to build the third Temple -- Archaeological excavations around the Temple Mount -- Proposals for settling the conflict over the holy sites
Control code
50591271
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xiv, 206 p.
Isbn
9780881257984
Lccn
2002014320
Other physical details
ill., map
Label
Contested holiness : Jewish, Muslim, and Christian perspectives on the Temple Mount in Jerusalem, Rivka Gonen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 179-189) and index
Contents
Laying the foundation for the third temple -- The Temple Mount: location, history, and contemporary features : Where is the Temple Mount? ; A short historical background ; The Temple Mount today -- Locating holiness : How does a place become Holy ; Choosing the Temple location ; What was the exact site of the Temple? -- Contesting shrines : The first Temple ; The second Temple ; The Temple Mount under pagans and Christians ; The revival of the Temple Mount under Muslims ; The crusaders on the Temple Mount ; The return of the Muslims -- Legends, beliefs, and aspirations regarding the Temple Mount : The Temple Mount as a locus of legend ; Jewish myths and legends ; Christian myths and legends ; Muslim myths and legends -- A century of national-religious conflict between Jews and Arab : The conflit in the Ottoman Period ; Jews and Arabs under British mandate, 1920-1948 ; The 1948 War and its consequences -- The present conflict : The Six-Day War and its aftermath -- The status quo -- Jordan's position on the Temple Mount -- The issue of Jewish prayer on the Temple Mount -- Attempts to destroy the Temple Mount -- Preparations to build the third Temple -- Archaeological excavations around the Temple Mount -- Proposals for settling the conflict over the holy sites
Control code
50591271
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
xiv, 206 p.
Isbn
9780881257984
Lccn
2002014320
Other physical details
ill., map

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