Gruber, Christiane.Shalem, Avinoam. (2014) The Image of the Prophet between Ideal and Ideologya Scholarly InvestigationBerlin/Boston : De Gruyter,MLA Citation
The Image of the Prophet between Ideal and Ideology [electronic resource] : a Scholarly Investigation.
|Main Author:||Gruber, Christiane.|
|Other Names:||Shalem, Avinoam.|
|Published:||Berlin/Boston : De Gruyter, 2014.|
ebrary Academic religion & philosophy
Academic complete, religion & philosophy
|Topics:||| RELIGION / Islam / General | Muḥammad, Prophet, -632. | Muḥammad, Prophet, -632 - Art. | Muḥammad, Prophet, -632 - In literature.|
|Genres:||Electronic books. | Art.|
http://site.ebrary.com/lib/jkmlibrary/detail.action?docID=11010117 (Opens in a new window) Access restricted to individuals currently affiliated with the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago and McCormick Theological Seminary
|Physical Description:||1 online resource (400 pages)
|ISBN:||9783110312546 electronic bk.
3110312549 electronic bk.
|Summary:||By crossing disciplinary boundaries in the field of the humanities, this volume aims to elucidate Muhammad's visualization in the West vis-à-vis his image in Islam. It does so not by relegating materials to geographical and/or linguistic spheres or by separating texts from images. Rather, it seeks to place various articles in thematic and theoretical conversation so as to explore more broadly how the Prophet has been constructed, visualized, narrated, encountered, revised, adapted, and adopted in multiple cultural traditions, in European and American traditions and in the world of Islam f.