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    DescriptionJudaism and Islam compare because they concur that God cares deeply not only about attitudes but actions, not only about what one says to God but how one conducts affairs at home and in the village. In this sourcebook, the authors have selected key passages from the laws of Judaism and Islam which allow a close examination of their mode of expression and medium of thought as well as the substance of the laws themselves. The selected passages concentrate on areas critical to the life of piety and faith as actually practised within the two faith-communities - the relationship between the believer and God, between and among believers, at home in marriage, outside the home in the community and between the faithful and the infidels (for Islam) or idolaters (for Judaism). Judaism and Islam in Practice presents an invaluable collection of sources of Jewish and Islamic law and provides a unique analysis of the similarities and contrasts between the two faiths.


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    Title
    Judaism and Islam in Practice
    Subtitle
    A Sourcebook
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Jacob Neusner, By (author) Etc., By (author) Tamara Sonn, By (author) Jonathan E Brockopp
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 256
    Width: 150 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 363 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780415216746
    ISBN 10: 0415216745
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: REL
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.6
    B&T General Subject: 690
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: HRJ
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 04
    Ingram Subject Code: RS
    Libri: I-RS
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25470
    B&T Approval Code: A13420000
    Ingram Theme: RELI/JUDAIC
    BISAC V2.8: REL040010
    Ingram Theme: RELI/ISLAM
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    BISAC V2.8: REL017000
    ECPA Christian Book Category: GNRORLCPR
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 35
    BISAC V2.8: REL037000
    B&T Approval Code: A13460000
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: REL040000
    LC subject heading:
    BIC subject category V2: LAFS
    BISAC V2.8: REL040090
    LC subject heading: , ,
    BISAC V2.8: REL037020
    DC22: 296.397
    DC21: 296.397
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 296.3/97
    LC classification: BP173.J8 J83 2000
    LC subject heading: ,
    Thema V1.0: QRJ, LAFS
    Edition statement
    New ed.
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Taylor & Francis Ltd
    Imprint name
    ROUTLEDGE
    Publication date
    11 June 2005
    Publication City/Country
    London