The Islamic Understanding of Death and Resurrection

byJane Idelman Smith, Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad

Paperback | September 15, 2002

The Islamic Understanding of Death and Resurrection by Jane Idelman Smith
$56.50
Earn 283 plum® points

Prices and offers may vary in store

Quantity:

Ships within 1-3 weeks

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

This book provides a thorough and accessible guide to belief about the afterlife in the Sunni Muslim tradition. Drawing on the Qur'an, traditions, creeds, and theological commentaries, as well as interviews with Muslim clerics, the authors offer an overview of the Islamic eschatological narrative, describing the understanding of events beginning with the death of the individual and ending with habitation in the final abodes of recompense.
Jane Idelman Smith is at Macdonald Center for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations. Yvonne Yazbeck Haddad is at Georgetown University.
Loading
Title:The Islamic Understanding of Death and ResurrectionFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:288 pages, 5.98 X 8.9 X 0.98 inShipping dimensions:288 pages, 5.98 X 8.9 X 0.98 inPublished:September 15, 2002Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195156498

ISBN - 13:9780195156492

Appropriate for ages: All ages

Look for similar items by category: