A guide to modern theological thought. It contains 48 separately-authored, self-contained articles by an international team of theologians and practitioners of both Christian and Jewish faiths, which investigate and consider aspects of theology.
Judaism implies faith and beliefs, complex practices and a whole way of life. These are mirrored in this encyclopedia which includes hundreds of special articles covering subjects in analytical depth, as well as short biographies of the major figures in the story of Judaism.
Authored by forty-three international experts, the objective of The Qur'an: An Encyclopaedia is to present the diversity of thought, approach and school without priority, in order to give a strong appreciation of the range of response that the text has provoked throughout its history and providing students and researchers with a powerful one-volume resource covering all aspects of the text and its reception.