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  • Mattson, Ingrid.
  • Qurʾan -- Theology.
  • Qurʾan -- History.
  • Qurʾan -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
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    The story of the Qurʾan : its history and place in Muslim life / Ingrid Mattson.
    by Mattson, Ingrid.
    Malden, MA ; Oxford : Blackwell Pub., 2008.
  • Qurʾan -- Theology.
  • Qurʾan -- History.
  • Qurʾan -- Criticism, interpretation, etc.
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    1405122587 (pbk. : alk. paper/rebound)
    9781405122580 (pbk. : alk. paper/rebound)
    9781405122573 (hardcover : alk. paper)
    1405122579 (hardcover : alk. paper)
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    x, 262 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
    Preface -- Acknowledgments -- God speaks to humanity -- Prophet conveys the message -- Voice and the pen -- Blessed words: the Qurʾan and culture -- What God really means: interpreting the Qurʾan -- Conclusion: Listening for God.
    This introduction to the Qur'an offers an authoritative description of the book at the heart of Muslim life. Written by an Islamic expert, this book is an account of the doctrines contained in the Qur'an and provides a comprehensive explanation of their significance to individual Muslims and the societies in which they live.--Excerpted from book jacket.
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