The Story of the Qur'an: Its History and Place in Muslim Life (Hardback)
  • The Story of the Qur'an: Its History and Place in Muslim Life (Hardback)

The Story of the Qur'an: Its History and Place in Muslim Life (Hardback)

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Hardback Published: 13/12/2007
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An essential introductory text for the study of the Qur'an, its content, and its place in Muslim society. * An insightful and authoritative introduction to the book at the heart of Muslim life, written by a well-known Islamic scholar * Examines the doctrines contained in the Qur'an, providing a comprehensive explanation of their significance to individual Muslims and the societies in which they live * Surveys the key themes of the Qur'an, its most significant historical interpretations, and some of the most significant figures who transmitted and taught the sacred scripture over the centuries * Considers the influence of the Qur'an on all major aspects of Muslim society, including personal relationships, popular culture, law, art and architecture, political movements, science, and literature * Helps the reader to understand the Qur'an, while throwing a much-needed light on what it means to be a Muslim.

Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
ISBN: 9781405122573

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