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Cragg, Kenneth 1913-2012

Overview
Works: 149 works in 690 publications in 4 languages and 16,894 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Comparative studies  Church history  Biography  Commentaries  Quotations  Prayers and devotions  Prayers  Encyclopedias 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Author of introduction, Creator, Other
Classifications: BP172, 297
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The call of the minaret by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

62 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and Indonesian and held by 1,792 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An attempt to examine and evaluate a new pattern in Muslim Christian relations against a background of 20th century tensions
The house of Islam by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

28 editions published between 1969 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Counsels in contemporary Islam by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

38 editions published between 1965 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,004 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Muhammad and the Christian : a question of response by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

22 editions published between 1984 and 1999 in English and held by 767 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this study, Cragg attempts to reconcile the importance of Muhammad with the very nature of the Christian faith
The event of the Quʼrān : Islam in its scripture by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

20 editions published between 1971 and 2006 in English and held by 708 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Readings in the Qurʻan by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

19 editions published between 1988 and 2009 in English and held by 694 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jesus and the Muslim : an exploration by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

21 editions published between 1985 and 2003 in English and held by 650 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to the figure of Jesus from a Muslim perspective
The Arab Christian : a history in the Middle East by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

13 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 641 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The privilege of man: a theme in Judaism, Islam and Christianity by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

14 editions published between 1968 and 2016 in English and held by 548 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Christianity in world perspective by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

18 editions published between 1968 and 1969 in English and Undetermined and held by 545 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Islam from within : anthology of a religion by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

11 editions published between 1979 and 1991 in English and held by 540 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait of the lives of today's refugees cites an alarming percentage of the world's population that has been forced to abandon home and family in order to survive, sharing the personal stories of people struggling to make lives for themselves in such areas as Cairo, Lebanon, and Australia. By the author of Gellhorn. An arresting portrait of the lives of today's refugees and a searching look into their future The word refugee is more often used to invoke a problem than it is to describe a population of millions of people forced to abandon their homes, possessions, and families in order to find a place where they may, quite literally, be allowed to live. In spite of the fact that refugees surround us-the latest UN estimates suggest that 20 million of the world's 6.3 billion people are refugees-few can grasp the scale of their presence or the implications of their growing numbers. Caroline Moorehead has traveled for nearly two years and across four continents to bring us their unforgettable stories. In prose that is at once affecting and informative, we are introduced to the men, women, and children she meets as she travels to Cairo, Guinea, Sicily, the U.S./Mexico border, Lebanon, England, Australia, and Finland. She explains how she came to work and for a time live among refugees, and why she could not escape the pressing need to understand and describe the chain of often terrifying events that mark their lives. Human Cargo is a work of deep and subtle sympathy that completely alters our understanding of what it means to have and lose a place in the world
Sandals at the mosque; Christian presence amid Islam by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

14 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Christ and the faiths by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

15 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The pen and the faith : eight modern Muslim writers and the Qurʼān by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

25 editions published between 1985 and 2013 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Introduction --<br>Maulana Abu-l-Kalam Azad of Delhi --<br>Mamadou Dia of Senegal --<br>Sayyid Qutb of the Egyptian Muslim Brotherhood --<br>Ali Shariati of Tehran --<br>Fazlur Rahman of Karachi and Chicago --<br>Hasan Askari of Osmania --<br>Muhammad Kamil Husain of Cairo --<br>Najib Mahfuz of Cairo
The Qurʼan and the West by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

10 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in English and held by 476 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For six decades Kenneth Cragg has been recognized and praised as one of the West's most gifted interpreters of Islam. In this latest work, Cragg argues that the West must put aside a "spiritual imperialism" that draws on western prescripts alien of Muslims and "learn to come within" Islam. Only then can a conversation begin that can relieve the misunderstandings and suspicion that has grown between Islam and the West - especially since 9/11." "Cragg makes clear that a misunderstanding of the tenets of a religion is a condition religious have suffered through the centuries and one to which Islam is no exception. He argues that the terrorists of 9/11 perverted the Qur'an's meaning and yet argues that fanaticism cannot be healed by being deplored or rebuked. Instead, the factors that induced it need to be resolved so that the "anxieties they shelter can be patiently allayed." The Qur'an and the West offers a means of study that reaches for a deeper knowledge of the Qur'an, engendering a new understanding of its holy teachings, and opening a means for a fruitful discourse."--Jacket
The wisdom of the Sufis by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

13 editions published between 1976 and 2009 in English and Spanish and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In his introduction to the anthology The Wisdom of the Sufis, Kenneth Cragg offers the Western reader valuable insight into the religion and richly poetic literature of the Middle East, and the esoteric, deeply experiential inner tradition of Islam. Bishop Cragg's selections of prayers and legends concern the task, search, and goal of the Sufi mystic-the dervish-and his introduction explains the unlikely growth of mysticism out of medieval orthodox Islam
The dome and the rock by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

10 editions published in 1964 in English and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The days by Ṭāhā Ḥusayn( Book )

17 editions published between 1970 and 2014 in English and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For the first time ever, the three-part autobiography of one of modern Egypt's greatest writers and thinkers is available in a single volume. The first part, An Egyptian Childhood (1929), is full of the sounds and smells of rural Egypt. It tells of the author's childhood and early education in a small village in Upper Egypt, as he learns not only to come to terms with his blindness but to excel in spite of it and win a place at the prestigious Azhar University in Cairo. The second part, The Stream of Days: A Student at the Azhar (1929), is an enthralling picture of student life in Egypt in the early 1900s, and the record of the growth of an unusually gifted personality. More than forty years later, Hussein published A Passage to France (1973), carrying the story on to his final attainment of a doctorate at the Sorbonne, a saga of perseverance in the face of daunting odds."--Jacket
Alive to God: Muslim and Christian prayer by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

8 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 341 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mind of the Qurʼān: chapters in reflection by Kenneth Cragg( Book )

11 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The Arab Christian : a history in the Middle East
Alternative Names
Cragg, A. K. 1913-2012

Cragg, Albert Kenneth

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Kenneth Cragg anglikanischer Kleriker, Bischof und Forscher

Kenneth Cragg Brits universitair docent (1913-2012)

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The house of IslamCounsels in contemporary IslamMuhammad and the Christian : a question of responseThe event of the Quʼrān : Islam in its scriptureReadings in the QurʻanJesus and the Muslim : an explorationThe Arab Christian : a history in the Middle EastThe pen and the faith : eight modern Muslim writers and the Qurʼān