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The Resource What the Qurʼan meant and why it matters, Garry Wills

What the Qurʼan meant and why it matters, Garry Wills

Label
What the Qurʼan meant and why it matters
Title
What the Qurʼan meant and why it matters
Statement of responsibility
Garry Wills
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A Pulitzer Prize-winning historian and religious scholar redirects his lifelong focus on Christianity and takes open-minded look at the Qur'an, finding the original meaning of the sacred text and showing numerous parallels between it and the Old and New Testaments. -- {u01C2}c Publisher's description
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
297.1/226
Index
index present
LC call number
BP130
LC item number
.W55 2017
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
What the Qurʼan meant and why it matters, Garry Wills
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
My Qurʼan problem -- Iraq: the cost of ignorance -- Secular ignorance -- Religious ignorance -- Fearful ignorance -- The Qurʼan: searching for knowledge -- A desert book -- Conversing with the cosmos -- The perpetual stream of prophets -- Peace to believers -- Zeal (jihad) -- The right path (shariʻah) -- Commerce -- Women: plural marriage -- Women: fighting back -- Women: the veil -- Envoi: Fairness in reading
Control code
ocn973797705
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781101981023
Lccn
2017025389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)973797705
Label
What the Qurʼan meant and why it matters, Garry Wills
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
My Qurʼan problem -- Iraq: the cost of ignorance -- Secular ignorance -- Religious ignorance -- Fearful ignorance -- The Qurʼan: searching for knowledge -- A desert book -- Conversing with the cosmos -- The perpetual stream of prophets -- Peace to believers -- Zeal (jihad) -- The right path (shariʻah) -- Commerce -- Women: plural marriage -- Women: fighting back -- Women: the veil -- Envoi: Fairness in reading
Control code
ocn973797705
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
226 pages
Isbn
9781101981023
Lccn
2017025389
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)973797705

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