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The Resource The Cambridge companion to the Qurʼān, edited by Jane Dammen McAuliffe

The Cambridge companion to the Qurʼān, edited by Jane Dammen McAuliffe

Label
The Cambridge companion to the Qurʼān
Title
The Cambridge companion to the Qurʼān
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jane Dammen McAuliffe
Title variation
Companion to the Qurʼān
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
As the living scriptural heritage of more than a billion people, the Qur'an speaks with a powerful voice. Nevertheless, efforts to introduce the Qur'an to English-speaking audiences have been hampered by the lack of resources. Jane McAuliffe brings together an international team of scholars to explain its complexities
Member of
Cataloging source
UKM
Dewey number
297.1226
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BP130.4
LC item number
.C36 2006
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
McAuliffe, Jane Dammen
Series statement
Cambridge companions to religion
Label
The Cambridge companion to the Qurʼān, edited by Jane Dammen McAuliffe
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Themes and topics
  • Daniel A. Madigan.
  • Structural, linguistic and literary features
  • Angelika Neuwirth.
  • Recitation and aesthetic reception
  • William A. Graham and Navid Kermani
  • Transmission and dissemination.
  • From palm leaves to the Internet
  • Fred Leemhuis.
  • Inscriptions in art and architecture
  • Formation of the qurʼānic text.
  • Sheila Blair and Jonathan Bloom
  • Interpretations and intellectual traditions.
  • The tasks and traditions of interpretation
  • Jane Dammen McAuliffe.
  • Multiple areas of influence
  • Alexander Knysh.
  • Western scholarship and the Qurʼān
  • Andrew Rippin
  • Contemporary readings.
  • Women's readings of the Qurʼān
  • The historical context
  • Asma Barlas.
  • Political interpretation of the Qurʼān
  • Stefan Wild.
  • The Qurʼān and other religions
  • Abdulaziz Sachedina
  • Fred M. Donner.
  • Creation of a fixed text
  • Claude Gilliot.
  • Alternative accounts of the Qurʼān's formation
  • Harald Motzki
  • Description and analysis.
Control code
1266898
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 332 pages
Isbn
9780521831604
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007295882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1266898
  • (Sirsi) 1266898
  • (OCoLC)70764835
Label
The Cambridge companion to the Qurʼān, edited by Jane Dammen McAuliffe
Link
Publication
Note
Includes indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Themes and topics
  • Daniel A. Madigan.
  • Structural, linguistic and literary features
  • Angelika Neuwirth.
  • Recitation and aesthetic reception
  • William A. Graham and Navid Kermani
  • Transmission and dissemination.
  • From palm leaves to the Internet
  • Fred Leemhuis.
  • Inscriptions in art and architecture
  • Formation of the qurʼānic text.
  • Sheila Blair and Jonathan Bloom
  • Interpretations and intellectual traditions.
  • The tasks and traditions of interpretation
  • Jane Dammen McAuliffe.
  • Multiple areas of influence
  • Alexander Knysh.
  • Western scholarship and the Qurʼān
  • Andrew Rippin
  • Contemporary readings.
  • Women's readings of the Qurʼān
  • The historical context
  • Asma Barlas.
  • Political interpretation of the Qurʼān
  • Stefan Wild.
  • The Qurʼān and other religions
  • Abdulaziz Sachedina
  • Fred M. Donner.
  • Creation of a fixed text
  • Claude Gilliot.
  • Alternative accounts of the Qurʼān's formation
  • Harald Motzki
  • Description and analysis.
Control code
1266898
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xv, 332 pages
Isbn
9780521831604
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2007295882
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
ill
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1266898
  • (Sirsi) 1266898
  • (OCoLC)70764835

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