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The Resource Interpreting the Qurʼān : towards a contemporary approach, Abdullah Saeed

Interpreting the Qurʼān : towards a contemporary approach, Abdullah Saeed

Label
Interpreting the Qurʼān : towards a contemporary approach
Title
Interpreting the Qurʼān
Title remainder
towards a contemporary approach
Statement of responsibility
Abdullah Saeed
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Saeed, Abdullah
Index
index present
LC call number
BP130.2
LC item number
.S193 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Interpreting the Qurʼān : towards a contemporary approach, Abdullah Saeed
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-182) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The context of the debate on interpretation -- Revelation and interpretation -- Interpretation based on tradition and textualism -- Interpretation based on reason -- Flexibility in reading the text -- Abrogation and reinterpretation -- The meaning of the text as an approximation -- Recognition of the complexity of meaning -- Socio-historical context and interpretation -- Ethico-legal texts and a hierarchy of values -- Ethico-legal texts and a hierarchy of values
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 192 pages
Isbn
9780203016770
Lccn
2004029204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
06-B1539
Label
Interpreting the Qurʼān : towards a contemporary approach, Abdullah Saeed
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [159]-182) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The context of the debate on interpretation -- Revelation and interpretation -- Interpretation based on tradition and textualism -- Interpretation based on reason -- Flexibility in reading the text -- Abrogation and reinterpretation -- The meaning of the text as an approximation -- Recognition of the complexity of meaning -- Socio-historical context and interpretation -- Ethico-legal texts and a hierarchy of values -- Ethico-legal texts and a hierarchy of values
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 192 pages
Isbn
9780203016770
Lccn
2004029204
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
06-B1539

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