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The Oxford Handbook of the Abrahamic Religions

Edited by Adam J. Silverstein, Guy G. Stroumsa, and Moshe Blidstein

Oxford Handbooks

  • Provides 32 authoritative essays on a wide variety of topics dealing comparatively with Judaism, Christianity, and Islam, as well as with the interactions between the adherents of these religions throughout history
  • Includes both critical and supportive perspectives on the very concept of the Abrahamic religions and discussions on the role of the figure of Abraham in these religions
  • Seeks to identify differences and distinctions between the religions at least as much as similarities