Parable themes in islamic transformation

an anthology with analysis

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Abstract

The similes and parables in lslamic tradition are strongly influenced by their Jewish and Christian predecessors. Still to consider them as mere imitations of a better original does not do justice to the specific transformations into ma genuinely Islamic story
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)185-199
Number of pages15
JournalNederlands Theologisch Tijdschrift
Volume71
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - May 2017

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Simile
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Parables

Keywords

  • Parables
  • Islam
  • Judaism
  • Christianity

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Parable themes in islamic transformation : an anthology with analysis. / Poorthuis, Marcel.

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