Cover of: Our sacred signs | Ori Z. Soltes

Our sacred signs

how Jewish, Christian, and Muslim art draw from the same source

Published by Westview Press in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Symbols of faith: art as an instrument of religion
Symbols in ancient art
Monotheism and the development of the Abrahamic traditions
Christian symbols from catacomb to cathedral
Jewish and Muslim symbols in sacred and profane contexts
Survival of symbols in a secularizing western world
Symbols of faith in twentieth century visual art.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
704.9/48
Library of Congress
N72.R4 S65 2005

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3399266M
Internet Archive
oursacredsignsho00solt
ISBN 10
081334297X
ISBN 13
9780813342979
LC Control Number
2005013053
Library Thing
1856609
Goodreads
766619
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