skip to content
Never wholly other : a muslima theology of religious pluralism Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Never wholly other : a muslima theology of religious pluralism

Author: Jerusha Tanner Lamptey
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2016.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First paperback editionView all editions and formats
Summary:
How does the Qur'an depict the religious 'other'? Historically, this question has provoked extensive debate among Islamic scholars about the identity, nature, and status of the religious 'other.' Today, this debate assumes great importance because of the pervasive experience of religious plurality, which prompts inquiry into convergences and divergences in belief and practice as well as controversy over appropriate  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Jerusha Tanner Lamptey
ISBN: 0190458011 9780190458010 9780199362783 0199362785
OCLC Number: 920740989
Description: xiv, 333 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: The Qur'an and the religious "other" --
Theology of religions and Islamic contributions --
Muslima theology? --
Qur'an only? --
Overview of chapters --
Historical and contemporary approaches to religious "otherness" --
"Self" and "other" in historical Islamic discourse --
Rejecting the "other" and projecting the "self": polemical and apologetic trends --
Delineations of Qur'anic difference: exegetical and juridical trends --
Theocentric oneness and differentiated multiplicity: mystical and Sufi trends --
"Selves" and "others" --
Sameness and difference in contemporary Islamic approaches to religious diversity --
Prioritization of sameness --
Simultaneous affirmation of sameness and difference --
Prioritization of difference --
Proximity and otherness: the prevailing conception of difference and beyond --
Shortcomings --
Conceptual and hermeneutical foundations of Muslima theology --
Contemporary Muslim women interpreters of the Qur'an: hermeneutical approach and conception of difference --
Qur'an-centered hermeneutical approach --
(Re)conception of difference --
Forays into religious difference --
Trajectories of analysis --
From sexual difference to religious difference: feminist theological approaches to religious difference --
Dialogue amidst diversity --
Theology of religions: feminist theological critiques & contributions --
Insights and extensions: towards a Muslima theology of religious pluralism --
From holistic interpretation to relational hermeneutics: Toshihiko Izutsu's semantic analysis of the Qur'an --
Relational meaning and the semantic Weltanschauung: Toshihiko Izutsu's method of analysis --
The Qur'anic Weltanschauung: conceptual opposition and a basic moral dichotomy --
Insights: towards a Muslima hermeneutic of relationality --
A Muslima theology of religious pluralism --
Lateral and hierarchical religious difference in the Qur'an --
Defining characteristics of hierarchical and lateral difference --
Hierarchical religious difference: the semantic field of taqwa --
Lateral religious difference: the semantic field of umma --
Umma and reification? --
Taqwa and denotative stability? --
Relational mapping of the semantic field of taqwa: concepts of hierarchical religious difference --
Recognition of and attitude towards God --
Response to God's guidance --
Type and nature of actions --
Observations and implications --
Never wholly "other": sameness, difference and relationality --
Creation and theological anthropology --
Creation and revelation --
Revelation and revelation --
Purpose of lateral religious difference --
The religious "other" and the Qur'an.
Responsibility: Jerusha Tanner Lamptey.

Abstract:

Drawing upon the work of Muslim women interpreters of the Qur'an, feminist theology, and semantic analysis, Never Wholly Other offers a novel re-interpretation of the Qur'anic discourse on religious  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

Jerusha Tanner Lamptey's book is a timely contribution to the discourse on pluralism and religious diversity. Focusing on the American social context, Lamptey's construction and expression of a Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/920740989> # Never wholly other : a muslima theology of religious pluralism
    a schema:CreativeWork, schema:Book ;
   library:oclcnum "920740989" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#Topic/religioser_pluralismus> ; # Religiöser Pluralismus
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#CreativeWork/quran> ; # Qurʼan.
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/BP130> ;
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#Topic/hermeneutics> ; # Hermeneutics
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#Topic/feminismus> ; # Feminismus
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#Topic/religious_pluralism_islam> ; # Religious pluralism--Islam
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#Topic/feminist_criticism> ; # Feminist criticism
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#Topic/tafsir> ; # Tafsir
   schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#Topic/muslimin> ; # Muslimin
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/297.2082/e23/> ;
   schema:author <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#Person/lamptey_jerusha_tanner> ; # Jerusha Tanner Lamptey
   schema:bookEdition "First paperback edition." ;
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:datePublished "2016" ;
   schema:description "How does the Qur'an depict the religious 'other'? Historically, this question has provoked extensive debate among Islamic scholars about the identity, nature, and status of the religious 'other.' Today, this debate assumes great importance because of the pervasive experience of religious plurality, which prompts inquiry into convergences and divergences in belief and practice as well as controversy over appropriate forms of interreligious interaction. The persistence of religious violence and oppression give rise to difficult questions about the relationship between the depiction of religious 'others, ' and intolerance and oppression."@en ;
   schema:description "The Qur'an and the religious "other" -- Theology of religions and Islamic contributions -- Muslima theology? -- Qur'an only? -- Overview of chapters -- Historical and contemporary approaches to religious "otherness" -- "Self" and "other" in historical Islamic discourse -- Rejecting the "other" and projecting the "self": polemical and apologetic trends -- Delineations of Qur'anic difference: exegetical and juridical trends -- Theocentric oneness and differentiated multiplicity: mystical and Sufi trends -- "Selves" and "others" -- Sameness and difference in contemporary Islamic approaches to religious diversity -- Prioritization of sameness -- Simultaneous affirmation of sameness and difference -- Prioritization of difference -- Proximity and otherness: the prevailing conception of difference and beyond -- Shortcomings -- Conceptual and hermeneutical foundations of Muslima theology -- Contemporary Muslim women interpreters of the Qur'an: hermeneutical approach and conception of difference -- Qur'an-centered hermeneutical approach -- (Re)conception of difference -- Forays into religious difference -- Trajectories of analysis -- From sexual difference to religious difference: feminist theological approaches to religious difference -- Dialogue amidst diversity -- Theology of religions: feminist theological critiques & contributions -- Insights and extensions: towards a Muslima theology of religious pluralism -- From holistic interpretation to relational hermeneutics: Toshihiko Izutsu's semantic analysis of the Qur'an -- Relational meaning and the semantic Weltanschauung: Toshihiko Izutsu's method of analysis -- The Qur'anic Weltanschauung: conceptual opposition and a basic moral dichotomy -- Insights: towards a Muslima hermeneutic of relationality -- A Muslima theology of religious pluralism -- Lateral and hierarchical religious difference in the Qur'an -- Defining characteristics of hierarchical and lateral difference -- Hierarchical religious difference: the semantic field of taqwa -- Lateral religious difference: the semantic field of umma -- Umma and reification? -- Taqwa and denotative stability? -- Relational mapping of the semantic field of taqwa: concepts of hierarchical religious difference -- Recognition of and attitude towards God -- Response to God's guidance -- Type and nature of actions -- Observations and implications -- Never wholly "other": sameness, difference and relationality -- Creation and theological anthropology -- Creation and revelation -- Revelation and revelation -- Purpose of lateral religious difference -- The religious "other" and the Qur'an."@en ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/1375034266> ;
   schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Never wholly other : a muslima theology of religious pluralism"@en ;
   schema:productID "920740989" ;
   schema:url <http://www.gbv.de/dms/bowker/toc/9780190458010.pdf> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199362783> ;
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780190458010> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/920740989> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#Person/lamptey_jerusha_tanner> # Jerusha Tanner Lamptey
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:familyName "Lamptey" ;
   schema:givenName "Jerusha Tanner" ;
   schema:name "Jerusha Tanner Lamptey" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#Topic/religioser_pluralismus> # Religiöser Pluralismus
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Religiöser Pluralismus"@en ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/1375034266#Topic/religious_pluralism_islam> # Religious pluralism--Islam
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Religious pluralism--Islam"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780190458010>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0190458011" ;
   schema:isbn "9780190458010" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780199362783>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0199362785" ;
   schema:isbn "9780199362783" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.