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Title of item
| Vol. 1, A-D|
|Parent publication || Encyclopaedia of the Qur'an|
Publisher of this ed.
|Leiden: E. J. Brill|
|Date of this edition|| 2001|
|Posted|| 2004-07-20 by Jonah Winters|
|Classified in|| Encyclopedia articles|
|Abstract|| The Baha'i Faith's continuities and discontinuities with Islam. This is the only Baha'i-related article in The Encyclopaedia of the Qur’an.|
|Notes|| This article is posted by the author at academia.edu. Also available in the Encyclopaedia of the Qur’an Online.|
The nature of this publication is such that the Baha'i Faith is treated in almost purely Islamic terms. However, the Babi religion is described as "super-Islamic" by dint of its intense Imamocentrism (as pointed out by Todd Lawson), while the Baha'i Faith is characterized as "supra-Islamic" by virtue of its universalism.
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