Religious Stereotyping and Interreligious Relations

  • Jesper Svartvik
  • Jakob Wirén

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Introduction: “For Six Strange Weeks They Had Acted As If They Were Friends”

  3. Methodological Considerations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 19-19
    2. Pamela Sue Anderson
      Pages 33-43
    3. Werner G. Jeanrond
      Pages 45-53
  4. Christian-Muslim Relations

  5. Jewish-Christian Relations

  6. Israeli-Palestinian Relations

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 193-193
    2. Peter A. Pettit
      Pages 207-220
  7. Case Studies

  8. Back Matter
    Pages 265-298

About this book


This collection of essays by array of international scholars addresses some aspects of the issues of religious stereotyping, prejudice and discrimination and offers solutions through discussions of method, terminology and definitions regarding interreligious relations, the political implications in the Middle East, and various case-studies.


god Islam religion religious education theology

Editors and affiliations

  • Jesper Svartvik
    • 1
    • 2
  • Jakob Wirén
    • 3
  1. 1.Lund UniversitySweden
  2. 2.Swedish Theological InstituteJerusalemIsrael
  3. 3.Centre for Theology and Religious StudiesLund UniversitySweden

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