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 Year: 
2007
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xxii, 314 pp.
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ISSN: 
1567-2808
Volume: 
3

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
9
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004240810
Publication date: 
November 2012

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...
Series: 
Volume: 
8
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004212343
Publication date: 
May 2013

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. ...
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004185920
Publication date: 
November 2010

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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Volume: 
5
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004172722
Publication date: 
May 2009

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.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004167827
Publication date: 
March 2009

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&...
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004147003
Publication date: 
December 2005

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&...
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004127777
Publication date: 
December 2003