Introduction to the Qur'an
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Introduction to the Qur'an

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Description

Surveying the life, aims, character and inspiration of Muhammad, this classic introduction explains the history, form and chronology of the Qur'an, and gives the views of Muslim and Occidental scholars.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 272 pages
  • 138 x 216 x 22mm | 416g
  • Edinburgh, United Kingdom
  • English
  • New edition
  • 2nd New edition
  • notes, tables, index
  • 0748605975
  • 9780748605972
  • 613,302

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Table of contents

The historical context - Muhammad's prophetic experience; the history of the text; the external form of the Qur'an; features of the Qur'anic style; the shaping of the Qur'an; the chronology of the Qur'an; the names of the revealed message; Muslin scholarship and the Qur'an; the Qur'an and Occidental scholarship.
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About Prof. W. Montgomery Watt

MAJOR CATEGORY: Islamic Studies
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