The Transformative Creativity of Islamic Storytelling: Jewish and Christian Sources of Parables in the Hadith

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Abstract

The rich collection of parables in the hadith contains many Jewish and Christian parables, but in a creative transformation in order to support Islamic religious identity
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationParables in Changing Contexts
Subtitle of host publicationEssays on the Study of Parables in Christianity, Judaism, Islam and Buddhism
EditorsEric Ottenheijm, Marcel Poorthuis
PublisherBrill publishers
Pages72-94
Number of pages25
Volume35
ISBN (Print)9789004416963
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2020

Publication series

NameJewish and Christian Perspectives
PublisherBrill
Volume35

Keywords

  • Islam
  • Storytelling

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