The Qurʾān in its historical context / edited by Gabriel Said Reynolds.

Published
  • London : Routledge 2008
Physical description
xiv, 294 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm.
ISBN
  • 0415428998
  • 9780415428996
Notes
  • Includes bibliographical references (p. 262-281) and indexes.
Contents
  • Introduction : Qurʾānic studies and its controversies / Gabriel Said Reynolds -- The Quʾrān in recent scholarship : challenges and desiderata / Fred M. Donner -- Epigraphy and the linguistic background to the Quʾrān / Robert Hoyland -- Recent research on the construction of the Qurʾān / Gerhard Böwering -- Reconsidering the authorship of the Quʾrān : is the Quʾrān partly the fruit of a progressive and collective work? / Claude Gilliot -- Christian lore and the Arabic Quʾrān : the "companions of the cave" in Sūrat al-Kahf and in Syriac Christian tradition / Sidney Griffith -- The theological Christian influence on the Quʾrān : a reflection / Samir Khalil Samir -- Mary in the Quʾrān : a reexamination of her presentation / Suleiman A. Mourad -- The Alexander legend in the Quʾrān 18:83-102 / Kevin van Bladel -- Beyond single words : māʾida, shayṭān, jibt and ṭāghūt : mechanisms of transmission into the Ethiopic (Geʻez) Bible and the Quʾrānic text / Manfred Kropp -- Nascent Islam in the seventh century Syriac sources / Abdul-Massih Saadi -- Notes on medieval and modern emendations of the Quʾrān / Devin J. Stewart -- Syriac in the Quʾrān : classical Muslim theories / Andrew Rippin.
Related item
  • http://catdir.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0731/2007010003-d.html
  • http://www.loc.gov/catdir/enhancements/fy0731/2007010003-d.html
Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

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British Library: General Reference Collection, St Pancras Reading Rooms YC.2008.a.719
British Library: Lending Collection m07/.35071
Cardiff University Libraries Table of contents only Online location
Cardiff University Libraries Publisher description Online location
Cardiff University Libraries: Arts & Social Studies Library: 2 week BP130.45.Q8
University of Edinburgh Libraries: Main Library (STANDARD LOAN) - 2nd floor BP130.45 Qur.
Senate House Library, University of London Table of contents only Online location
Senate House Library, University of London Publisher description Online location
Senate House Library, University of London: Heythrop, Crown BP130.45 QUR
Trinity College Dublin Library: Ussher Library 297.12 P82

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