Zayd

In Zayd, David S. Powers restores Muhammad's adopted son to his place at the center of the Islamic foundation narrative, arguing that Zayd is modeled on earlier biblical figures to address ideas about legitimate succession and the theological doctrine of the finality of prophecy.

Zayd

David S. Powers

2014 | 192 pages | Cloth $55.00
Religion | Biography
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Table of Contents

Preface

Introduction
Chapter 1. Zayd
Chapter 2. Zaynab
Chapter 3. Mu'tah
Chapter 4. Usama
Conclusion

Notes
Bibliography
Index
Acknowledgments