Toward an Islamic theology of nonviolence in dialogue with René Girard /

This groundbreaking book offers the first systematic study of the Qur'ān and Islamic history in the light of René Girard's mimetic theory. Girard did not deal deeply with Islam, offering only scattered hints in some interviews after the September 11, 2001, attacks in the United States. Add...

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Author / Creator: Muqrānī, ʻAdnān (Author)
Other Authors / Creators:Palaver, Wolfgang, 1958- other.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: East Lansing : Michigan State University Press, 2022.
Series:Studies in violence, mimesis, and culture
Online Access:Click here for full text at Project MUSE
Table of Contents:
  • Foreword / Wolfgang Palaver
  • Introduction: Interpreting Girard's Silence
  • 1. Theory and Principles
  • 2. The Qurʼānic Narratives
  • 3. The Historical Narratives
  • Notes
  • Bibliography.