By G. R. Hawting
In fresh years, the examine of the Qur'an and its interpretation has elevated to include insights received from old, biblical, literary and significant stories. various methods to the Qur'an and the Muslim exegetical culture are at the moment on hand. ways to the Qur'an includes 13 essays through prime students, either Muslim and non-Muslim, within the fields of qur'anic reviews and Islamic stories. Taken jointly, they provide a pattern of the goals, tools and issues of enquiry now being pursued. every one learn has a whole severe equipment, and the e-book incorporates a consolidated bibliography for you to be of significant price to scholars and experts.
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