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The Resource Medieval exegesis and religious difference : commentary, conflict, and community in the premodern Mediterranean, edited by Ryan Szpiech

Medieval exegesis and religious difference : commentary, conflict, and community in the premodern Mediterranean, edited by Ryan Szpiech

Label
Medieval exegesis and religious difference : commentary, conflict, and community in the premodern Mediterranean
Title
Medieval exegesis and religious difference
Title remainder
commentary, conflict, and community in the premodern Mediterranean
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ryan Szpiech
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Jews, Christians, and Muslims all have a common belief in the sanctity of a core holy scripture, and commentary on scripture (exegesis) was at the heart of all three traditions in the Middle Ages. At the same time, because it dealt with issues such as the nature of the canon, the limits of acceptable interpretation, and the meaning of salvation history from the perspective of faith, exegesis was elaborated in the Middle Ages along the faultlines of interconfessional disputation and polemical conflict. This collection of thirteen essays by world-renowned scholars of Judaism, Christianity, and I
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Cataloging source
P@U
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Szpiech, Ryan
Series statement
Bordering religions : concepts, conflicts, and conversations
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Abrahamic religions
  • RELIGION
  • HISTORY
  • Abrahamic religions
Label
Medieval exegesis and religious difference : commentary, conflict, and community in the premodern Mediterranean, edited by Ryan Szpiech
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Half Title; Series Announcement Page; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Note on Transliteration and References; Half Title; Introduction; Part I: Strategies of Reading on the Borders of Islam; 1. The Father of Many Nations: Abraham in al-Andalus; 2. Ibn al-Maḥrūmah's Notes on Ibn Kammūnah's Examination of the Three Religions: The Issue of the Abrogation of Mosaic Law; 3. Al-Biqāʻī Seen through Reuchlin: Reflections on the Islamic Relationship with the Bible; Part II: Dominicans and Their Disputations
  • 4. Two Dominicans, a Lost Manuscript, and Medieval Christian Thought on Islam5. The Anti-Muslim Discourse of Alfonso Buenhombre; 6. Reconstructing Medieval Jewish-Christian Disputations; Part III: Authority and Scripture between Jewish and Christian Readers; 7. Reconstructing Thirteenth-Century Jewish-Christian Polemic: From Paris 1240 to Barcelona 1263 and Back Again; 8. A Christianized Sephardic Critique of Rashi's Peshaṭ in Pablo de Santa María's Additiones ad Postillam Nicolai de Lyra; 9. Jewish and Christian Interpretations in Arragel's Biblical Glosses
  • Part IV: Exegesis and Gender: Vocabularies of Difference10. Between Epic Entertainment and Polemical Exegesis: Jesus as Antihero in Toledot Yeshu; 11. Sons of God, Daughters of Man, and the Formation of Human Society in Nahmanides's Exegesis; 12. Late Medieval Readings of the Strange Woman in Proverbs; 13. Exegesis as Autobiography: The Case of Guillaume de Bourges; Notes; Bibliography; List of Contributors; Index; Series Page
Control code
ocn905070104
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823264650
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1399gkq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905070104
Label
Medieval exegesis and religious difference : commentary, conflict, and community in the premodern Mediterranean, edited by Ryan Szpiech
Publication
Antecedent source
not applicable
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Half Title; Series Announcement Page; Title Page; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Note on Transliteration and References; Half Title; Introduction; Part I: Strategies of Reading on the Borders of Islam; 1. The Father of Many Nations: Abraham in al-Andalus; 2. Ibn al-Maḥrūmah's Notes on Ibn Kammūnah's Examination of the Three Religions: The Issue of the Abrogation of Mosaic Law; 3. Al-Biqāʻī Seen through Reuchlin: Reflections on the Islamic Relationship with the Bible; Part II: Dominicans and Their Disputations
  • 4. Two Dominicans, a Lost Manuscript, and Medieval Christian Thought on Islam5. The Anti-Muslim Discourse of Alfonso Buenhombre; 6. Reconstructing Medieval Jewish-Christian Disputations; Part III: Authority and Scripture between Jewish and Christian Readers; 7. Reconstructing Thirteenth-Century Jewish-Christian Polemic: From Paris 1240 to Barcelona 1263 and Back Again; 8. A Christianized Sephardic Critique of Rashi's Peshaṭ in Pablo de Santa María's Additiones ad Postillam Nicolai de Lyra; 9. Jewish and Christian Interpretations in Arragel's Biblical Glosses
  • Part IV: Exegesis and Gender: Vocabularies of Difference10. Between Epic Entertainment and Polemical Exegesis: Jesus as Antihero in Toledot Yeshu; 11. Sons of God, Daughters of Man, and the Formation of Human Society in Nahmanides's Exegesis; 12. Late Medieval Readings of the Strange Woman in Proverbs; 13. Exegesis as Autobiography: The Case of Guillaume de Bourges; Notes; Bibliography; List of Contributors; Index; Series Page
Control code
ocn905070104
Edition
First edition
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780823264650
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1399gkq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)905070104

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