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Title Approaches to the history of the interpretation of the Quran / edited by Andrew Rippin
Published Oxford : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1988


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Description xi, 334 pages ; 23 cm
Contents Origins and early development of the tafsīr tradition / Fred Leemhuis -- The value of the Ḥafṣ and Warsh transmissions for the textual history of the Qurʼān / Adrian Brockett -- Quranic hermeneutics : the views of al-Ṭabarī and Ibn Kathīr / Jane Dammen McAuliffe -- The function of ḥadīth as commentary on the Qurʼān, as seen in the six authoritative collections / R. Marston Speight -- Legends in tafsīr and ḥadīth literature : the creation of Ādam and related stories / M. J. Kister -- The exegetical genre nāsikh al-Qurʼān wa mansūkhuhu / David S. Powers-- The rhetorical interpretaion of the Qurʼān : iʻjāz and related topics / Issa J. Boullata -- Lexicographical texts and the Qurʼān / Andrew Rippin -- The speaking Qurʼān and the silent Qurʼān : a study of the principles and development of Imāmī Shīʻī tafsīr / Mahmoud Ayoub -- Ismāʻīlī taʼwīl of the Qurʼān / Ismail K. Poonawala -- Interpretation as revelation : the Qurʼān commentary of Sayyid ʻAlī Muḥammad Shīrāzī, the Bāb (1819-1850) / B. Todd Lawson -- Quranic exegesis in the Malay world : in search of a profile / Anthony H. Johns -- Qurʼān recitation training in Indonesia : a survey of contexts and handbooks / Frederick M. Denny -- Abūʼl-Aʻlā Mawdūdī's Tafhīm al-Qurʼān / Charles J. Adams
Analysis Islam Koran Interpretation
Notes Rev. and enlarged versions of papers originally presented at a conference called The history of the interpretation of the Quran which was held in April 1985 at the University of Calgary
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Subject Gide, André, 1869-1951.
Qurʼan -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History -- Congresses.
Africa, French-speaking Equatorial -- Description and travel.
Cameroon -- Description and travel.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Rippin, Andrew, 1950-2016.
LC no. 87026275
ISBN 0198265468