The Qur'an: An Introduction Anna M. Gade

The Qur'an: An Introduction

Author: Anna M. Gade
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Book Title
The Qur'an: An Introduction
Author
Anna M. Gade
ISBN
9781851686940
Explaining the language and the major themes of the Qur'an, its unique literary structure, and its alleged inimitability, Gade highlights how it seamlessly weaves together law, narrative, description and parable. With extensive extracts, illustrations, and detailed insights into its textual history, The Qur'an: An Introduction helps those coming to the translated text for the first time and it explains the unique issues that Qur'anic translation raises. Exploring how a huge variety of topics are dealt with in the Qur'an, from gender and conflict, to mysticism, and even ecological crisis, both students and general readers will find this an invaluable primer.Binding Type: PaperbackAuthor: Anna M. GadePublisher: ONEWorld PublicationsPublished: 02/01/2010ISBN: 9781851686940Pages: 320Weight: 1.15lbsSize: 8.80h x 5.70w x 0.90dReview Citations: Library Journal 05/01/2010 pg. 78
Explaining the language and the major themes of the Qur'an, its unique literary structure, and its alleged inimitability, Gade highlights how it seamlessly weaves together law, narrative, description and parable. With extensive extracts, illustrations, and detailed insights into its textual history, The Qur'an: An Introduction helps those coming to the translated text for the first time and it explains the unique issues that Qur'anic translation raises.

Exploring how a huge variety of topics are dealt with in the Qur'an, from gender and conflict, to mysticism, and even ecological crisis, both students and general readers will find this an invaluable primer.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Anna M. Gade
Publisher: ONEWorld Publications
Published: 02/01/2010
ISBN: 9781851686940
Pages: 320
Weight: 1.15lbs
Size: 8.80h x 5.70w x 0.90d

Review Citations: Library Journal 05/01/2010 pg. 78
Explaining the language and the major themes of the Qur'an, its unique literary structure, and its alleged inimitability, Gade highlights how it seamlessly weaves together law, narrative, description and parable. With extensive extracts, illustrations, and detailed insights into its textual history, The Qur'an: An Introduction helps those coming to the translated text for the first time and it explains the unique issues that Qur'anic translation raises.

Exploring how a huge variety of topics are dealt with in the Qur'an, from gender and conflict, to mysticism, and even ecological crisis, both students and general readers will find this an invaluable primer.

Binding Type: Paperback
Author: Anna M. Gade
Publisher: ONEWorld Publications
Published: 02/01/2010
ISBN: 9781851686940
Pages: 320
Weight: 1.15lbs
Size: 8.80h x 5.70w x 0.90d

Review Citations: Library Journal 05/01/2010 pg. 78