Islamic Culture Through Jewish Eyes by Esperanza Alfonso
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Islamic Culture Through Jewish Eyes
By Esperanza Alfonso

Islamic Culture Through Jewish Eyes

Al-Andalus from the Tenth to Twelfth Century

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Islamic Culture Through Jewish Eyes by Esperanza Alfonso

Book Description

Islamic Culture Through Jewish Eyes analyzes the attitude towards Muslims, Islam, and Islamic culture as presented in sources written by Jewish authors in the Iberian Peninsula between the tenth and the twelfth centuries. By bringing the Jewish attitude towards the "other" into sharper focus, this book sets out to explore a largely overlooked and neglected question - the shifting ways in which Jewish authors constructed communal identity of Muslims and Islamic culture, and how these views changed overtime. The book's methodological sophistication and wide range of sources make it a valuable resource for scholars and researchers of comparative literature and cultural studies.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780415437325
ISBN-10: 0415437326
Format: Hardback
(234mm x 156mm x 18mm)
Pages: 224
Imprint: Routledge
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 6-Nov-2007
Country of Publication: United Kingdom

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Author Biography - Esperanza Alfonso

Esperanza Alfonso, Ph D. (1998) in Hebrew Studies, Universidad Complutense, is currently a Research Fellow at the Universidad Complutense, Spain.

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