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The Qurʼān in its historical context

The Qurʼān in its historical context

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Koran -- Commentaries -- History and criticism.,
  • Koran -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 262-281) and indexes.

    Statementedited by Gabriel Said Reynolds.
    SeriesRoutledge studies in the Qurʼān
    ContributionsReynolds, Gabriel Said.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP130.45 .Q675 2008
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 294 p. :
    Number of Pages294
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21319971M
    ISBN 100415428998, 0203939603
    ISBN 109780415428996, 9780203939604
    LC Control Number2007010003

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It needs some familiarity with the text or at least the history of the Quran, and for that I recommend the book: /5. Table of Contents. Foreword D. on Contributors. List of Images.

Map: Locations Cited in the Present Volume. Abbreviations. Introduction: Qur'anic Studies and its Controversies G.S. Reynolds Part 1: Linguistic and Historical Evidence Qur'an in Recent Scholarship - Challenges and Desiderata F.

Donner 2. Epigraphy and the Linguistic Background to the Qur’an R. Hoyland 3. HISTORICAL CONTEXT Gabriel Said Reynolds In its examination of critical issues in the scholarly study of the Qur’an and its commentaries, this series targets the disciplines of archaeology, history, textual history, anthropology, theology and literary criticism.

The contemporary relevance of the Qur’an in the Muslim world, its role in File Size: 2MB. Unlike the Bible which addresses most issues in the context of relating history, the Qur’an is not a history book. Although it contains historical stories about righteous and sinful individuals and nations, these are very limited.

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Words in brackets (green) are my assertions. Capital letters are my emphasis. Quran – FIGHT THOSE WHO BELIEVE NOT IN ALLAH nor the Last Day, nor hold that forbidden which hath been forbidden by Allah and His Messenger, nor acknowledge the religion of Truth, [even if they are] of the People of the Book (Jews and Christians), UNTIL THEY PAY THE JIZYA WITH WILLING.

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Like his character Robinson Crusoe, Defoe was a third child. Its liturgical context is seen in a number of passages, for example: "So when al-qurʼān is recited, listen to it and keep silent." [38] The word may also assume the meaning of a codified scripture when mentioned with other scriptures such as the Torah and rs: (list).

This book continues the work of The Qur'ān in its Historical Context, in which an international group of scholars address an expanded range of topics on the Qur'ān and its origins, looking beyond medieval Islamic traditions to present the Qur'ān's own conversation with the religions and literatures of its day.

Particular attention is paid to recent debates and controversies in the field Author: Gabriel Said Reynolds. Providing commentary on the controversial revisionist school of Qur'anic studies, this book explores the origins, scholarship and development of the Qur'an.

The collection of articles, each written by a distinguished author, treat very familiar passages of the Qur'an in an original manner, combining thorough philology, historical anthropology, and cultural history.

This book addresses in a. Get this from a library. The Qurʼān in its historical context. [Gabriel Said Reynolds;] -- Providing commentary on the controversial revisionist school of Qur'anic studies, this book explores the origins, scholarship and development of the Qur'an.

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