Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 May 2022

400 Pages

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780192846761

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Christian Thought in the Medieval Islamicate World

ʿAbdīshōʿ of Nisibis and the Apologetic Tradition

Salam Rassi

Oxford Oriental Monographs

  • First book-length history of Syriac and Christian Arabic apologetic literature
  • First intellectual biography of an influential Syriac author
  • An in-depth analysis of the entangled worlds of medieval Christian and Islamic theology
  • A detailed study of a much-neglected period of social and intellectual history in the Middle East