Wiley Blackwell Companions to Religion: The Blackwell Companion to the Qur'an

Editors: Rippin, Andrew and Mojaddedi, Jawid
Publication Year: 2017
Publisher: Wiley

Single-User Purchase Price: $208.00
Unlimited-User Purchase Price: $312.00
ISBN: 978-1-11-896480-4
Category: Religion & Theology - Islam
Image Count: 2
Book Status: Available
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The Wiley Blackwell Companion to the Qur'an offers an ideal resource for anyone who wishes to read and understand the Qur'an as a text and as a vital component of Muslim life. While retaining the literary approach to the subject, this new edition extends both the theological and philosophical approaches to the Qur'an.

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Table of Contents

  • List of Contributors
  • Preface
  • Introduction
  • Part I: Orientation
  • Chatper 1: Introducing
  • Chapter 2: Discovering
  • Chapter 3: Contextualizing
  • Part II: Text
  • Chapter 4: Linguistic Structure
  • Chapter 5: Patterns of Address
  • Chapter 6: Language
  • Chapter 7: Poetry and Language
  • Chapter 8: Foreign Vocabulary
  • Chapter 9: Structure and the Emergence of Community
  • Chapter 10: Sacrality and Collection
  • Chapter 11: Written Transmission
  • Chapter 12: Context
  • Chapter 13: Context
  • Part III: Content
  • Chapter 14: God
  • Chapter 15: Prophets and Prophethood
  • Chapter 16: Moses
  • Chapter 17: Abraham
  • Chapter 18: Jesus
  • Chapter 19: Biblical Background
  • Chapter 20: Other Religions
  • Chapter 21: Argumentation
  • Chapter 22: Knowing and Thinking
  • Chapter 23: Sex, Sexuality, and the Family
  • Chapter 24: Jihād
  • Part IV: Interpretation
  • Chapter 25: Hermeneutics: al‐Thaʿlabī
  • Chapter 26: Stories of the Prophets
  • Chapter 27: Ṣūfism
  • Chapter 28: Rūmī
  • Chapter 29: Ibn al‐ʿArabī
  • Chapter 30: Twelver Shīʿī Taʾwīl
  • Chapter 31: Ismāʿīlī Taʾwīl
  • Chapter 32: Modern and Contemporary Interpretation of the Qurʾān
  • Part V: Application
  • Chapter 33: Exegetical Sciences
  • Chapter 34: Theology
  • Chapter 35: Jurisprudence
  • Chapter 36: Contemporary Ethical Issues
  • Chapter 37: Narrative Literature
  • Chapter 38: Recitation
  • Bibliography