1st Edition

Biblical Prophets in the Qur'an and Muslim Literature

By Roberto Tottoli Copyright 2002
    228 Pages
    by Routledge

    213 Pages
    by Routledge

    Part 1 is a comprehensive study of the Qur'anic data about each prophet, with a full portrait of every figure and dealing also with all the major scholarly literature on the subject and with the Qur'anic concept of prophetology. Part 2 is a history and study of the general Muslim literature dealing with the prophets.

    Part 1 THE STORIES OF THE PROPHETS IN THE QUR??N; Chapter 1 The function and meaning of the stories of the prophets in the Qur??n; Chapter 2 The Biblical prophets in the Qur??n; Chapter 3 Prophets and messengers according to the Qur??n; Part 2 THE BIBLICAL PROPHETS IN MUSLIM LITERATURE; Chapter 4 Introduction; Chapter 5 Storytellers and converts; Chapter 6 The Biblical prophets in Qur??nic exegesis; Chapter 7 The Biblical prophets in the sayings of Mu?ammad; Chapter 8 The Biblical prophets in historiography; Chapter 9 The literary genre of the stories of the prophets; Chapter 10 The Biblical prophets in medieval and modern literature; BIBLIOGRAPHY; Index of Names;


    Roberto Tottoli

    'Fills an important gap by providing vital references and explanations to the most central material.' - Society for Old Testament Study