Title Academic Research on the Quran
Subtitle A Critical Bibliography
Author Sajid Shaffi
ISBN 9789388653244
List price Rs 695.00
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 144
Book size 153 x 229 mm
Publishing year 2019
Original publisher Viva Books Private Limited
Published in India by Viva Books Private Limited
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
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Status New Arrival
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Description:

Academic Research on the Quran: A Critical Bibliography  is a bibliographical study of doctoral and Masters theses on the Qur’an in English with a synoptic view of these theses. The bibliography is specified under various sub-headings: Commentaries and Commentators of the Qur’an, Issues of the Qur’an Translatability, Contemporary Issues in the Qur’an, Comparative Religions/Scriptures and the Qur’an, Knowledge, Education and Ethics in the Qur’an, Western Scholarship and the Qur’an, The Qur’an in the Digital World etc.  It will serve as a short reference guide to the students/researchers of Qur’anic Studies, Islamic Studies and Comparative Religions.


Contents:

Foreword

Preface

Acknowledgements

I. The Qur’an Commentaries and Commentators: Classical

II. The Qur’an Commentaries and Commentators: Modern

III. Issues of the Qur’an Translatability: Comparative Studies

IV. Issues of the Qur’an Translatability: Lexical Issues

V. Contemporary Issues in the Qur’an: Gender Issues

VI. Contemporary Issues in the Qur’an: Current Issues

VII. Thematic and Conceptual Studies of the Qur’an

VIII. Comparative Religions/Scriptures and the Qur’an

IX. Theological Debates in the Qur’an

X. Political Debates in the Qur’an

XI. Western Scholarship and the Qur’an

XII. Qur’anic Sciences

XIII. Prophets and Personalities in the Qur’an

XIV. Collection, Codices and Manuscripts of the Qur’an

XV. Juristic Issues in the Qur’an

XVI. Readings of the Qur’an

XVII. Memorizing the Qur’an

XVIII. Knowledge, Education and Ethics in the Qur’an

XIX. The Qur’an and Science

XX. The Qur’an in the Digital World

XXI. Other Theses on the Qur’an

Cross Referencing

Author Index


About the Author:
Sajid Shaffi
has been pursuing his Ph.D. on the ‘Orientalists’ English Translations of the Qur’an: with Special Reference to Alan Jones’ (2007) at the Department of Islamic Studies, Aligarh Muslim University. He has also compiled a bibliography entitled 21st Century Quranic Studies in English: A Bibliography published by Viva Books (2018) in collaboration with K.A. Nizami Centre for Quranic Studies, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh (India).


Target Audience:
It will serve as a short reference guide to the students/researchers of Qur’anic Studies, Islamic Studies and Comparative Religions.

 

 
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