Muslims as actors : Islamic meanings and Muslim interpretations in the perspective of the study of religions / Jacques Waardenburg.

This book deals with Islamic studies and with the question how the scholarly study of religion can contribute to the study of Islam. The author advocates studying Islamic phenomena as signs and symbols interpreted and applied in diverse ways in existing traditions. He stresses the role of Muslims as...

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Main Author: Waardenburg, Jean Jacques.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Berlin ; New York : Walter de Gruyter, 2007.
Series:Religion and reason ; 46.
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