Schools of Qur"anic exegesis

genesis and development by Hussein Abdul-Raof

Publisher: Routledge in New York, N.Y

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Koran -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- History,
  • Koran -- Hermeneutics

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementHussein Abdul-Raof.
SeriesCulture and civilization in the Middle East -- 18
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBP130.45 .A26 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23218492M
ISBN 109780415449571, 9780203867037
LC Control Number2009017683

A Textbook on the Methods of Qur’anic Exegesis. The science of tafsīr (exegesis of the Qur’an) was one of the earli­est academic activities in Islam. Since the Qur’an’s revelation, a variety of methods and approaches have been developed to interpret its verses. A Brief Introduction To Qur’anic Exegesis; A Brief Introduction To Qur’anic Exegesis. In Stock. SKU Category: Qur'an Qur’anic exegesis or tafsir. Since the passing of the Prophet many scholars have worked hard to bring a proper understanding of the meaning of the Qur’an to Muslims, and indeed to the world at large. Exegetic Trends It is an indisputable fact that with regard to the exegesis of the Qur'an there is a variety of views, and diverse methods are followed by every school of thought. This can be clearly observed with a careful study of the books of exegesis of the Qur'an. Some commentators confine their attention to the literal aspect of the verses and explain the Qur'an from the. The Great Exegesis. The Lights of Revelation and the Secrets of Interpretation. أحكام القرآن.

  User Review - Flag as inappropriate I'm fairly certain the previous reviewer has no clue what this book is or its aims. The main point here is that traditional Muslim medieval exegesis doesn't exist in a vacuum, any more than the Quranic text does /did, supernatural claims notwithstanding. The organization of this work is unique in that it compiles sources around the 3/5(2). Reading: Zuck, Rightly Divided: Readings in Biblical Hermeneutics, pp. Zuck, Basic Bible Interpretation, pp. Project: By end of Week 13 read the Book of Jude and list as many interpretive questions as you can, going through the book verse by verse. The more, the better. "Bombard"File Size: KB. Many Qur’anic verses make it absolutely clear that faith is one of the foundations of the belief system of the Muslim. One Qur’anic term that particularly captures this fact is “ ghayb.”This term, which occurs 49 times in 48 verses, shares the same root with “gh a ba,” which means “disappeared” or “was absent,” and gh a ’ib, which means “absent.”.   The study spans a broad period, covering exegetical techniques adopted in Qur’anic exegesis from its infancy during the 1 st /7 th century up to the beginning of the 15 th /21 st century. Furnished with copious micro- and macro-level examples which explicate the Qur’anic notions and the points of view relevant to each school and exegetical Cited by: 5.

Throughout Islamic history, Muslim exegetes of all ideological orientations have delved into the depths of the Qur’anic text to better understand the divine present work describes the exegetical work of a variety of scholars from the Shi‘i, Sunni, and Sufi traditions, spanning from the second Islamic century until the modern era. order to extract the proper meaning. The Quranic sciences, as they are called, are an extremely specialized field of Islamic scholarship which requires mastery in multiple disciplines, like exegesis, recitations, script, inimitability, circumstances behind revelation, abrogation, Quranic grammar, unusual terms, religious rulings, andFile Size: KB.

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Qur’anic exegesis has become the battleground of political Islam and theological conflict among various Muslim schools of thought. Using comparative and contrastive methodology, examples from the Qur'an are investigated in the light of various theological views to delineate the birth, development and growth of Qur'anic by: 5.

A catalogue record for this book is available from the British Library Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data Abdul-Raof, Hussein. Schools of Qur’anic exegesis: genesis and development / Hussein Abdul-Raof. cm.—(Culture Schools of Quranic exegesis book civilization in the Middle East ; 18) Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book Description. Qur’anic exegesis has become the battleground of political Islam and theological conflict among various Muslim schools of thought. Using comparative and contrastive methodology, examples from the Qur'an are investigated in the light of various theological views to delineate the birth, development and growth of Qur'anic exegesis.

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Qur'anic exegesis has become the battleground of political Islam and theological conflict among various Muslim schools of thought. Using comparative and contrastive methodology, examples from the Qur'an are investigated in the light of various theological views to delineate the birth, development and growth of Qur'anic exegesis.

revealed in His Sacred Book, the Qur’an, to His Messenger Muham-mad, and is usually rendered as Qur’anic ‘interpretation’ or exegesis. It is one of the major Islamic sciences. The Arabic root f-s-r means to unveil, to uncover,1 and traditional or classical Muslim scholars state.

This book provides a comprehensive and systematic analysis of the various schools of Qur'anic exegesis, from the earliest periods through to the present day. Employing a comparative-contrastive methodology, the author examines traditional and rational schools of thought – such as the Mu’tazili.

'Abdul-Raof has some interesting analysis and insights, and this book serves to highlight a traditional Sunni understanding of permissible and non-permissible Qur’anic exegesis' - Herbert Berg; Journal of Shi’a Islamic Studies, vol. 6, no.

3 ().Cited by: 5. Qur'anic exegesis has become the battleground of political Islam and theological conflict among various Muslim schools of thought. Using comparative and. The first-ever scientific interpretation of the Quran entitled The Quran: Scientific Exegesis has been published online at the newly launched website This book traces the development of Qur’anic exegesis from its formative period in the first century hijri until the modern era.

It offers a comprehensive discussion of the primary approaches to Qur’anic exegesis; namely, exegesis by traditions, literary exegesis, jurisprudential exegesis, theological exegesis, mystical exegesis, scientific.

ABSTRACT This book is an attempt to present Ibn Qutaybah’s contribution to Qur’ānic exegesis analyzing his work Ta’wīl Mushkil al-Qur’ān (The Interpretation of the Difficult Passages of the Qur’ān).

Ibn Qutaybah (d. /) was one of the great. This book provides a comprehensive and systematic analysis of the various schools of Qur'anic exegesis, from the earliest periods through to the present day.

Employing a comparative-contrastive methodology, the author examines traditional and rati. Consequently, it can be concluded that Quranic exegesis studies specifically were first initiated in Malaya during the late 17 th century or early 18 th centur y and were taught in pondok.

Køb Schools of Qur'anic Exegesis af Hussein Abdul-Raof som e-bog på engelsk til markedets laveste pris og få den straks på mail. Qur'anic exegesis has become the battleground of political Islam and theological conflict among : Hussein Abdul-Raof. A large number of Quranic passages can be found in Mathnawi, which some consider a kind of Sufi interpretation of the Quran.

Rumi's book is not exceptional for containing citations from and elaboration on the Quran, however, Rumi does mention Quran more frequently. Simnani (d. ) wrote two influential works of esoteric exegesis on the rs: (list).

types. The Qur'anic exegesis is covetable and advisable. Allah (Glory be to Him) says: (This is) a Book (the Qur'ân) which We have sent down to you, full of blessings, that they may ponder over its Verses, and that men of understanding may remember.

[Sad: 29]. Theological Approaches to Qur'anic Exegesis: A Practical Comparative-Contrastive Analysis. 4 (3 ratings This book provides a comprehensive and systematic analysis of the various schools of Qur'anic exegesis, from the earliest periods through to the present day.

the various exegetical schools This book is a helpful resource for those 4/5(3). View Quranic Exegesis Research Papers on for free. Qur’anic exegesis has become the battleground of political Islam and theological conflict among various Muslim schools of thought.

Using comparative and contrastive methodology, examples from the Qur'an are investigated in the light of various theological views to delineate the birth, development and growth of Qur'anic exegesis. The rest of Philosophical Perspectives on Modern Qur’anic Exegesis, on the basis of the abovementioned points, has nothing in particular to add, and one may indeed wonder what, if anything, is the point of this book.

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Migo and Ali: Love for the Prophets By Zanib Mian 4. Carnival Book 1 - Suitable for School Year 7, Arabic Studies 5. I/Studies Weekend Learning Series Level 02 Revised & Enlarged Ed 6. Islam for Younger People By Ghulam Sarwar, MET 7. The basic intention of Qur’anic exegesis (tafsir) is to understand what the text of the Qur’an means.

Before attempting to understand anything of the Qur’anic worldview and its ethical values, there is a need for exegetes to engage with the individual words found in the Qur’an itself. Yet, exegetes and translators, whether medieval or modern, have different theological. Description. The science of tafsīr (exegesis of the Qur’an) was one of the earli­est academic activities in the Qur’an’s revelation, a variety of methods and approaches have been developed to interpret its verses.

This introductory textbook deals with the most important methods used in tafsīr. Having made the distinction between exegetical ‘methods’ and. About Qur'anic Hermeneutics.

This book is open access and available on Qur'anic Hermeneutics argues for the importance of understanding the polysemous nature of the words in the Qur'an and outlines a new method of Qur'anic exegesis called intertextual polysemy.

By interweaving science, history and religious. This work gives a particular reference to Abu al-Qasim al-Qushayri, the author of the Sufi work, Al-Risalah, who wrote a complete commentary of the Qur’an, which is regarded as the first ‘mystical’ commentary, a fusion of Shariah and Tariqah that bridged the sometimes frictitious ties between sufis and ulama.

Female Scholars of Quranic Exegesis in the Hıstory of Islam Journal of Theology Faculty of Bülent Ecevit University, Vol. 1, No. 2, 3 words, one can contend that until relatively recently, all the tafsirs available were written by Size: KB.

EXEGESIS. viii. Nishapuri School of Quranic Exegesis. A school of Quranic exegesis was established by three scholars from Nishapur in the 11th century which transformed the genre of tafsir and Quranic sciences and came to be known as the Nishapuri School.

3) As a divine book, the Qur’an is a book of endless miracles. One h ad i th that is attributed to the Prophet describes the Qur’an as a book “whose lessons never end and whose miracles never end.”[1] As man’s general knowledge and understanding developed, scholars started to discover new meanings in the Qur’an that were unknown to.

An Introduction to Qur'anic Exegesis: Tafsir is a comprehensive textbook for the Qur'anic studies. It provides an academic introduction to Tafsir methodology for intermediate level of study.

In addition to theoretical information; the commentaries for the short chapters of the Qur'an will enrich the students' knowledge; and nurture their curiosity for further studies. Articles by category > Quranic Exegesis. Sat, - By Junaid Hasan. A QUR’ĀN-BASED ARGUMENT FOR GOD: Insights from Javed Ahmad Ghamidi.

Sat, - By Imam Amin Ahsan Islahi. A Summary and .Books shelved as quranic-studies: The Message of the Qur'an by Muhammad Asad, Approaching the Qur'an: The Early Revelations by Michael A. Sells, Major Th.This book of Tafsir was written according to the approach I mentioned.

I wanted to make it easy for the ordinary reader to give the meaning and the concept for each Ayah separately and that is called the analytic method. In which a reader can understand the meaning of the Ayahs and their significance without giving details or being concise with special care for the word, structures .