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Published by Oxford University Press in association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies, London in Oxford, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Koran -- Commentaries.,
  • Koran -- Hermeneutics.,
  • Koran -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Suha Taji-Farouki.
    SeriesQurʼanic studies series
    ContributionsTaji-Farouki, Suha., Institute of Ismaili Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBP130.4 .M63 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 342 p. :
    Number of Pages342
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3328789M
    ISBN 100197200028
    LC Control Number2004303639
    OCLC/WorldCa53822898

    Modern Muslim intellectuals and the Qurʼan. Qurʼanic studies series. Oxford: Oxford University Press in association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies, London. Waugh, Earle H., Frederick Mathewson Denny, and Fazlur Rahman. The shaping of an American Islamic discourse: a memorial to Fazlur Rahman. Atlanta, Ga: Scholars Press.   This volume examines the writings of ten Muslim intellectuals, working in the Muslim world and the West, who employ contemporary critical methods to understand the Qur'an. Their work points to a new trend in Muslim interpretation, characterised by a direct engagement with the Word of God while embracing intellectual modernity in a global context/5(2).

    Modern Muslim Intellectuals and the Quran (; Paperback ) Abdullah Saeed, editor, Approaches to the Quran in Contemporary Indonesia () Annabel Keeler Sufi Hermeneutics: The Qur’an Commentary of Rashid al-Din Maybudt () Fahmida Suleman, editor, Word of God, Art of Man: The Qur’an and its Creative Expressions (; Paperback ). Buy Modern Muslim Intellectuals and the Qur'an by Suha Taji-Farouki (Editor) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - starting at $ Shop Range: $33 - $

    This volume examines the writings of ten Muslim intellectuals, working in the Muslim world and the West, who employ contemporary critical methods to understand the Qur'an. Their work points to a new trend in Muslim interpretation, characterised by a direct engagement with the Word of God while embracing intellectual modernity in a global context. The volume situates and .   To accompany this week's special issue on Islam, we have selected the ten most influential Muslim intellectuals of the modern age. Reformers and radicals, each of them has sought to reinterpret Islam in his own time and the first wanderings of Jamal al-Din al-Afghani to the present work of Tariq Ramadan, these men -- and it is a tradition dominated by .


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The essays in this volume examine ten Muslim intellectuals from the Arab world, Iran, Turkey, Indonesia, Pakistan, the USA, and Europe.

These thinkers employ contemporary critical methods to interpret the Qur’an, arriving at conclusions that challenge those of earlier Muslim interpretation, and are critical of political Islam and progressive in orientation/5(14).

This volume examines Muslim intellectuals from the Arab world, Iran, Turkey, Indonesia, Pakistan, the USA, and Europe who employ contemporary critical methods to interpret the Qur'an, arriving at conclusions that challenge those of the past.

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Modern Muslim Intellectuals and the Qur’an Edited by Suha Taji-Farouki London: Oxford University Press, in association with The Institute of Ismaili Studies, xııı + pp. This work was published by Oxford University Press in association with the Institute of Ismaili Studies, which operates from London.

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Contents: Fazlur Rahman: a framework for interpreting the ethico-legal content of the Qur'an / Abdullah Saeed --Nurcholish Madjid and the interpretation of the Qur'an: religious pluralism and tolerance / Anthony H. Johns and. varied disciplinary scope, Intellectuals in the Modern Islamic Worldmeets the highest academic requirements in a spirit of comparative vision and openness to the dynamism of contemporary societies of the Islamic world.

As such, this book is essential reading for those with research interests in Islam and intellectual thought. It also demonstrates that such intellectuals discuss the Qur’an and its meaning in the context of diverse discursive struggles, and in multiple arenas.

These include opposition to Islamist discourses, authoritarian regimes, and dominant patriarchal modes, and responses to the threats of inter-communal strife. Similar Items. Modern Muslim intellectuals and the Qur'an / Published: () The Qur'an: a historical-critical introduction / by: Sinai, Nicolai, Published: () Reading the Qur'an: the contemporary relevance of the sacred text of Islam / by: Sardar, Ziauddin.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Originally published: Description: xiii, pages ; 22 cm. Contents: Fazlur Rahman: a framework for interpreting the ethico-legal content of the Qur'an / Abdullah Saeed --Nurcholish Madjid and the interpretation of the Qur'an: religious pluralism and tolerance / Anthony H.

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The modern Muslim Controversial scholar Tariq Ramadan explains why Mohammed had progressive views of women, why the Quran is a prescription for peace -- and why he is banned from Saudi Arabia and Author: Steve Paulson.

Modern Muslim Intellectuals and the Qur'an by Suha Taji-Farouki (Qur'anic Studies: Oxford University Press/ The Institute of Ismaili Studies) This volume examines the writings of ten Muslim intellectuals, working throughout the Muslim world and the West, who employ contemporary critical methods to understand the Qur'an.5/5.

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