Islam and Literalism

Islam and Literalism
Author : Robert Gleave
Publisher : Edinburgh University Press
Total Pages : 212
Release : 2013-09-26
ISBN 10 : 9780748655540
ISBN 13 : 0748655549
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Islam and Literalism Book Description:

An investigatigation of the phenomenon of literal interpretation in Islam, which proposes the literal meaning as the only acceptable one. It focuses on the tradition of Muslim legal writings, and also makes reference to Quranic exegesis (tafsir) and Arabi


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