In the space of 151 reasonably short and very readable pages this book by a Harvard Professor of Law provides some extremely helpful clues to the upheavals that we have been witnessing in the Muslim world in recent years.Read More
This page contains reviews, critiques and summaries of books in the field of Christian-Muslim relations and related topics. There are also reviews of books in Islamic and Christian studies where those reviews are written by a member of the other faith community. These reviews are the opinions of the contributors. Neither the choice of book nor the reviews themselves necessarily reflect the views and priorities of the Centre for Muslim-Christian Studies.
Drawing on both Muslims and Christian sources this book explores the history of the debate between Christians and Muslims over the person of Jesus, discusses why Muslims cannot entertain the idea of incarnation, and reflects on the Qur’anic denial of the crucifixion.Read More
Focusing on the eighth-century commentary of Muqātil ibn Sulaymān and the great exegetical compendium of al-Ṭabarī (d. 923), this book sketches the outlines of the earliest Muslim approach to pre-Qur’ānic scriptures.Read More