Record Number : 27807 of 13452

Title : Duncan Black MacDonald center for the study of Islam and Christian-Muslim relations

Description :
This is the homepage of the Duncan Black MacDonald Center for the Study of Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations. Based at the Hartford Seminary, the center seeks to increase awareness and appreciation of Islam, and is committed to the idea that mutual respect and cooperation between Muslims and Christians can be achieved through intensive study and academically guided dialogue. This website offers the following resources: details about courses on offer; online articles, lectures, book reviews and interviews; and annotated links to relevant websites. There is also a section entitled 'Islam FAQs' which discusses issues like variations within Islam; Islamic law and economics; scripture and tradition; and the Muslim world's relations with the US. The centre is directed by Dr Ingrid Mattson, Professor of Islamic Studies amd Christian-Muslim Relations.

URL : http://macdonald.hartsem.edu/

Uncontrolled Keywords : Christian-Muslim relations; inter-faith dialogue

Controlled Keywords : religion (discipline); Islam; Christian;

Language : eng;

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