The Foreign Vocabulary of the Qur'ān

Arthur Jeffery with a Preface by Gerhard Böwering and Jane Dammen McAuliffe

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€139,00
$185.00
ISBN13: 
9789004153523
E-ISBN: 
9789047418863
Publication Date: 
January 2007
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Hardback
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xxii, 314 pp.
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1567-2808
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3

Gerhard Bowering, Ph.D. (1975), McGill University, is Professor of Islamic Studies at Yale University. He has published widely on early Sufism, including The Mystical Vision of Existence in Classical Islam (DeGruyter, 1980) and The Comfort of the Mystics (Brill, 2013).

Yousef Casewit, Ph.D. (2014), Yale University, is an Instructor of Arabic Medieval Heritage and Culture at the American University of Sharjah. He has several forthcoming articles and a monograph on the formative period of Sufism in al-Andalus.

حقّقها وقدّم لها
جرهارد بورينغ
يوسف كاسويت

A Qurʾān Commentary by Ibn Barrajān of Seville (d. 536/1141) is a critical Arabic text edition of a medieval Muslim Qurʾān commentary, entitled Īḍāḥ al-ḥikma bi-aḥkām al-ʿibra, with an analytical introduction and indexes by...
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Volume: 
10
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004295384
Expected: 
June 2015
€255,00
$330.00

Shady Hekmat Nasser, Yale University

In The Transmission of the Variant Readings of the Qurʾān Nasser studies the canonization of the system Readings, the theories of tawātur, and the emergence of the non-canonical shawādhdh readings.
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Volume: 
9
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004240810
E-ISBN: 
9789004241794
Publication date: 
November 2012
€107,00
$149.00

Theodor Nöldeke, Friedrich Schwally, Gotthelf Bergsträßer and Otto Pretzl. Edited and translated by Wolfgang H. Behn

This first complete translation of Theodor Nöldeke’s The History of the Qurʾān offers a foundational work of modern Qur’anic studies to the English-speaking public. Nöldeke’s original publication, as revised and expanded over nearly three quarters of a...
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Volume: 
8
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004212343
E-ISBN: 
9789004228795
Publication date: 
May 2013
€179,00
$245.00

Johanna Pink, Freie Universität Berlin

Analysing recent Sunnite Qurʾanic commentaries from the Arab World, Indonesia and Turkey, this book offers new insights into the academic, biographic, political and religious context of contemporary Qurʾanic exegesis and into the theological traditions and sources it relies on. ...
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Volume: 
7
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185920
E-ISBN: 
9789004187238
Publication date: 
November 2010
€127,00
$169.00

François Déroche, Ecole pratique des hautes études, Paris

This book is based on a study of the pecularities of one of the earliest Qurʾanic manuscripts preserved (the codex Parisino-petropolitanus, 7th century); it provides an analysis of the conditions of the written transmission of the Qurʾan and reconsiders the constitution of the canonical...
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5
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004172722
E-ISBN: 
9789047426196
Publication date: 
May 2009
€219,00
$291.00

Critical Edition with an Introduction and Notes by Etan Kohlberg and Mohammad Ali Amir-Moezzi

This work by a 3rd/9th century Shiʿi scholar deals with variant readings of the Qurʾan. Its most important part is the list of passages which were allegedly omitted or corrupted by the enemies of Ali and his house.
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Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004167827
E-ISBN: 
9789047441991
Publication date: 
March 2009
€175,00
$233.00

Andrew J. Lane

Based mainly on primary sources and manuscript evidence, this book presents an in-depth study of the life and work of Jār Allāh al-Zamakhsharī (d.538/1144). More specifically, it examines the sources and history, contents and method of his Qurʾān commentary, Kashsh&...
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Volume: 
2
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004147003
Publication date: 
December 2005
€168,00
$224.00

Walid A. Saleh

This work is both an introduction to the genre of classical tafsīr and a detailed study of one of its major architects, al-Thaʿlabī (d. 427/1035). The book offers a detailed study of the hermeneutical principles that governed al-Thaʿlabī's approach to the Qurʾ&...
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Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004127777
Publication date: 
December 2003
€109,00
$145.00