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Judaism, Christianity and Islam: Collaboration and Conflict in the Age of Diaspora

Sander L. Gilman

Abstract

Islam, Christianity and Judaism share several common features, including their historical origins in the prophet Abraham, their belief in a single divine being, and their modern global expanse. Yet it is the seeming closeness of these “Abrahamic” religions that draws attention to the real or imagined differences between them. This volume examines Abrahamic cultures as minority groups in societies which may be majority Muslim, Christian or Jewish, or self-consciously secular. The focus is on the relationships between these religious identities in global Diaspora, where all of them are confronte ... More

Keywords: Abrahamic religions, Christianity, Judaism, Islam, Diaspora, Jews, Muslim, Secular, Minority groups, Rituals

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2014 Print ISBN-13: 9789888208272
Published to University Press Scholarship Online: May 2015 DOI:10.5790/hongkong/9789888208272.001.0001

Authors

Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Sander L. Gilman, editor
Emory University