A Textbook on the Methods of Qur’anic Exegesis

A Textbook on the Methods of Qur’anic Exegesis

Publisher: ICAS PRESS
$40.00

Description

The science of tafsīr (exegesis of the Qur’an) was one of the earli­est academic activities in Islam. Since the Qur’an’s revelation, a variety of methods and approaches have been developed to interpret its verses. This introductory textbook deals with the most important methods used in tafsīr.

Book Title A Textbook on the Methods of Qur’anic Exegesis
Publisher ICAS PRESS
Type Books
Date Published Nov 05, 2019

Description

The science of tafsīr (exegesis of the Qur’an) was one of the earli­est academic activities in Islam. Since the Qur’an’s revelation, a variety of methods and approaches have been developed to interpret its verses. This introductory textbook deals with the most important methods used in tafsīr.

Having made the distinction between exegetical ‘methods’ and ‘approaches’, the author focuses his analysis on the following exegetical methods: tafsīr of the Qur’an by the Qur’an, narrative exegesis, intellectual and reason-based exegesis, scientific exegesis, allusive exegesis, exegesis by personal opinion, and comprehensive exegesis.

This is an ideal textbook for beginners to the subject. There are useful summaries at the end of each chapter as well as questions, research tasks, and suggestions for further reading. The text abounds with examples from the works of leading exegetes and is written in a clear and lucid style.

AUTHOR DESCRIPTION: Mohammad Ali Reza’i Isfahani is the principal of the School of Advanced Qur’an and Hadith Studies at Al-Mustafa International University. He has authored numerous books on Qur’anic interpreta­tion, including the 22-volume Tafsīr-i Qur’an-i Mihr.

Want to know more?

Yasser and Zahra Experience The Hajj
$19.00
Dear Reader,Are you ready for another adventure with Yasser and Zahra? This time, we are off to Makkah to experience...
Add to cart
Islamic Governance- VOL2 - The Imamate- Sayyid Ali Khamenei
$28.00
Islamic Governance: Governance of the Divinely-Sanctioned Social Order  under Conditions of Religious Solidarity The four volumes of Ayatollah Khāmeneī’s Islamic...
Add to cart
The Rights of a Child: A comprehensive manual of Child Upbringing in the School of the Ahlul Bayt (as)
$28.00
As parents, there is no more tremendous blessing than being entrusted with the care and upbringing of a child. However,...
Add to cart
Leila and the ark of Noah
$16.00
Leila is frightened when the storm arrives. In the midst of her own fear she selflessly manages to rescue a...
Add to cart
The Twins befriend the Sky
$15.00
Meet the twins who befriend the sky and learn about how the sky is a beautiful and pure guide in...
Add to cart
A Code of Ethics for Muslim Men and Women
$15.00
This book contains the fatawa of eight Maraja’ Taqlid, Four of whom have passed away, namely: Ayatullah al-Udhma al-Hajj as-Sayyid...
Add to cart
Ashura: Encyclopaedic Dictionary
$40.00
This is the first Encyclopaedic dictionary in English which defines both for laymen as well as scholars the names and...
Add to cart
My Mindful Muslim Journal
$18.99
Join the most interactive spiritual journey with over 70 pages of our Mindful Muslim Journal. Featuring gratitude prompts, daily duas,...
Add to cart
Zahra's Crown
$19.99
Discover Zahra's journey at the age of 9, as she explores her cultural identity and embraces Islamic and cultural understanding....
Add to cart
Maqsade Khalqat - URDU- Nasir Ali Engineer
$35.00
Add to cart