How to Read the Qur'an: A New Guide, with Select by Carl W. Ernst

By Carl W. Ernst

For somebody, non-Muslim or Muslim, who desires to understand how to technique, learn, and comprehend the textual content of the Qur'an, How to learn the Qur'an bargains a compact creation and reader's consultant. utilizing a chronological analyzing of the textual content in line with the conclusions of contemporary scholarship, Carl W. Ernst bargains a nontheological technique that treats the Qur'an as a old textual content that spread out through the years, in discussion with its viewers, in the course of the occupation of the Prophet Muhammad.

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