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  • Routledge Library Editions: Islamic Thought in the Middle Ages

    Edited by Various

    This multi-volume set from a range of international authors brings together a collection of writings on Islamic philosophy and thought in the Middle Ages – a time of great advances in human thinking. Out-of-print and hard to find, these titles form an essential reference source for the…

    Hardback – 2015-10-14 
    Routledge Library Editions: Islamic Thought in the Middle Ages

  • Muhammad

    Edited by Andreas Goerke

    Muhammad, the prophet of Islam, is undoubtebly one of the most influential persons in history. He is not only the founder of one of the world religions, but has served as a role model for Muslims throughout history. The records of his deeds and sayings are among the most important sources in…

    Hardback – 2015-06-17
    Critical Concepts in Religious Studies

  • The Poetics of Ancient and Classical Arabic Literature


    By Esad Durakovic

    Through analysing ancient and classical Arabic literature, including the Qur'an, from within the Arabic literary tradition, this book provides an original interpretation of poetics, and of other important aspects of Arab culture. Ancient Arabic literature is a realm of poetry; prose literary…

    Hardback – 2015-04-29
    Culture and Civilization in the Middle East

  • Ibn Al-Arabi's Fusus Al-Hikam

    An Annotated Translation of "The Bezels of Wisdom"

    By Binyamin Abrahamov

    Ibn al-Arabi’s Fusus al-Hikam is a translation of one of the most important works written on Islamic Mysticism. Muhyi al-Din Ibn al-Arabi (1165-1240) is deemed the greatest mystic of Islam and his mystical philosophy has attracted the attention of both Muslims and non-Muslims from his time to the…

    Hardback – 2015-04-23
    Routledge Sufi Series

  • The Religion of Islam

    By F. A. Klein

    The book, first published in 1906, outlines the religious, ceremonial, civil and moral laws and regulations of Islam. The four sources from which the doctrines and precepts of Islam are founded are the Quran, the Sunna, the Ijma and the Qias. This title also interprets the principles of the four…

    Hardback – 2015-03-09
    Routledge Revivals

  • Female Personalities in the Qur'an and Sunna

    Examining the Major Sources of Imami Shi'i Islam

    By Rawand Osman

    This book investigates the manner in which the Qur’an and sunna depict female personalities in their narrative literature. Providing a comprehensive study of all the female personalities mentioned in the Qur’an, the book is selective in the personalities of the sunna, examining the three prominent…

    Hardback – 2014-09-22
    Routledge Persian and Shi'i Studies

  • Abrogation in the Qur’an and Islamic Law

    By Louay Fatoohi

    This book examines in detail the concept of "abrogation" in the Qur’an, which has played a major role in the development of Islamic law and has implications for understanding the history and integrity of the Qur’anic text. The term has gained popularity in recent years, as Muslim groups and…

    Paperback – 2014-07-03
    Routledge Studies in Religion

  • Shaping a Qur'anic Worldview

    Scriptural Hermeneutics and the Rhetoric of Moral Reform in the Caliphate of al-Ma'un

    By Vanessa De Gifis

    Exploring the subjectivity of the Qur?an’s meaning in the world, this book analyses Qur?anic referencing in Muslim political rhetoric. Informed by classical Arabic-Islamic rhetorical theory, the author examines Arabic documents attributed to the ?Abbasid Caliph al-Ma?mun (r. 813-833), whose rule…

    Hardback – 2014-04-10
    Routledge Studies in the Qur'an

  • New Perspectives on the Qur'an

    The Qur'an in its Historical Context 2

    Edited by Gabriel Said Reynolds

    This book continues the work of The Qur’an in its Historical Context, in which an international group of scholars address an expanded range of topics on the Qur’an and its origins, looking beyond medieval Islamic traditions to present the Qur’an’s own conversation with the religions and literatures…

    Paperback – 2014-03-10
    Routledge Studies in the Qur'an

  • Qur'anic Hermeneutics

    Al-Tabrisi and the Craft of Commentary

    By Bruce Fudge

    The work of the twelfth-century Shi’ite scholar al-Tabrisi, Majma’ al-bayan, is one of the most important works of medieval commentary on the Qur’an, and is still in use today. This work is an in-depth case study of Islamic exegetical methods and an exploration of the nature of scriptural…

    Paperback – 2014-03-10
    Routledge Studies in the Qur'an

  • The Biography of Muhammad

    Nature and Authenticity

    By Gregor Schoeler

    This book considers the Arabic biographies of Prophet Muhammad, the earliest of which dates from two centuries after his life. These biographies, prized by Muslims, have been approached in the Western study of Islam from a range of positions. Some scholars reject them entirely, seeing in them…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
    Routledge Studies in Classical Islam

  • What is Islamic Philosophy?

    By Roy Jackson

    What is Islamic Philosophy? offers a broad introduction to Islamic thought, from its origins to the many challenging issues facing Muslims in the contemporary world. The chapters explore early Islamic philosophy and trace its development through key themes and figures up to the twenty-first century…

    Paperback – 2014-02-06

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