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 Zheng jiao zhen quan
(458 words)

‘The real commentary on the true teaching’‘The true explanation of the orthodox teaching’

Wang Daiyu

Date: 1642

Original Language: Chinese


Wang’s Zheng jiao zhen quan is divided into two volumes, each with 20 chapters. It covers 120 pages in the 1921 edition, of which two pages (pp. 26-7) address the topic of Christian-Muslim relations. In Book 1, in a chapter entitled ‘Changing the real’ (i-chen), Wang explicates Islam in relation to other religious traditions. He criticise…

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Ho, Wai Yip, “ Zheng jiao zhen quan”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 24 October 2019 <>

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