Critique of religious discourse = Naqd al-khitab al-dini (Book, 2018) [WorldCat.org]
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Critique of religious discourse = Naqd al-khitab al-dini

Author: Naṣr Ḥāmid Abū Zayd; Jonathan Wright; Carool Kersten
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, [2018] ©2018
Series: World thought in translation.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An important work of contemporary Islamic thought argues against the programmatic use of Islamic religious texts to support fundamentalist beliefs.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Naṣr Ḥāmid Abū Zayd; Jonathan Wright; Carool Kersten
ISBN: 0300207123 9780300207125
OCLC Number: 982514274
Language Note: Translated from Arabic.
Notes: Translated from Arabic.
Originally published as: Naqd al-Khitab al-dini. Dar al-Thaqafa al Jadida, 1990.
Description: vi, 314 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Title: World thought in translation.
Other Titles: Naqd al-Khiṭāb al-dīnī.
Responsibility: Nasr Hamid Abu Zayd ; translated by Jonathan Wright ; with a scholarly introduction by Carool Kersten.

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"This translation is most pleasant to read, and the introduction does a good job contextualizing it in terms of the biography and intellectual career of Abu Zayd."-Elizabeth Suzanne Kassab, author of Read more...

 
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