Hebrew Texts in Jewish, Christian and Muslim Surroundings

Klaas Spronk (Editor), E. van Staalduine- Sulman (Editor)

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Hebrew Texts in Jewish, Christian and Muslim Surroundings offers a new perspective on Judaism, Christianity and Islam as religions of the book. Their problematic relation seems to indicate that there is more that divides than unites these religions. The present volume will show that there is an intricate web of relations between the texts of these three religious traditions. On many levels readings and interpretations intermingle and influence each other. Studying the multifaceted history of the way Hebrew texts were read and interpreted in so many different contexts may contribute to a better understanding of the complicated relation between Jews, Christians and Muslims. These studies are dedicated to Dineke Houtman honouring her work as professor of Jewish-Christian relations.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLeiden
Number of pages360
ISBN (Electronic)9789004358409
ISBN (Print)9789004343306, 9789004358409
Publication statusPublished - 2018

Publication series

Namestudia semitica Neerlandica
ISSN (Print)0081-6914


  • Hebrew Bible
  • reception history
  • rabbinic literature
  • Christianity
  • Judaism
  • Islam

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