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Author Francisco, Adam.

Title Martin Luther and Islam : a study in sixteenth-century polemics and apologetics / by Adam S. Francisco
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2007
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Description 1 online resource (xiii, 260 pages)
Series History of Christian-Muslim relations ; v. 8
History of Christian-Muslim relations ; v. 8
Contents PART 1. ISLAM AND THE WEST, 1095-1546 -- Chapter 1. Responses to Islam in the West During the Middle Ages -- Chapter 2. The Turks and Islam in the Sixteenth Century -- Chapter 3. Dimensions of Luther's Thought On the Turks -- Chapter 4. Luther's Knowledge of and Attitude Towards Islam -- PART 2. MARTIN LUTHER'S ENGAGEMENT WITH Islam, 1529-1546 -- Chapter 5. Luther's Initial Critique of Islam -- Chapter 6. An Existential Apologetic for Christians in the la Mahometisch Reich -- Chapter 7. Luther's Polemical Apologetic Against Islam -- Chapter 8. Luther's Apology for Christianity
Summary Drawing upon an array of Martin Luther's writings while also focusing upon a few key texts, this book illuminates the reformer's thought on Islam, and thereby provides fresh insights into his place in the history of Christian-Muslim relations
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 239-255) and index
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Subject Luther, Martin, 1483-1546.
Christianity and other religions -- Islam.
Islam -- Relations -- Christianity.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2007025108
ISBN 9047420845 (electronic bk.)
9789047420842 (electronic bk.)