Aller au contenu Aller au menu Aller à la recherche

Logo du site

Accueil > BIBLIOTHEQUE > Collections > Collections anglo-saxones > Texts and Studies on the Quran (Brill) > A Traditional Mu’tazilite Qur’ān Commentary (Andrew J. LANE)

A Traditional Mu’tazilite Qur’ān Commentary (Andrew J. LANE)

LANE (Andrew J.), A traditional Muʿtazilite Qurʾan commentary : the Kashshāf of Jār Allāh al-Zamakhsharī (d. 538/1144), Boston, Leiden, Brill, ("Texts and studies on the Quran, 2"), 2006, XXIII+418 p. Bibliogr. ISBN 9004147004

L’auteur

Andrew J. Lane, Ph. D. (2003) en études islamiques à l’Université de Toronto. Il y enseigne l’islamologie. Par ailleurs, il et a présenté et publié de nombreux articles sur l’exégèse coranique. Il s’intéresse aussi aux questions du dialogue entre musulmans et chrétiens.

Presentation

This book deals with the life and work of Jār Allāh al-Zamakhsharī (d. 538/144). The greater part of it, however, is devoted to an examination of his Qurʾān commentary, al-Kashshāf.
The book is divided into five chapters, supplemented by nine appendices. After a chapter on the author’s life and writings (an annotated list of which is given in an appendix), there follow four chapters that focus on the Kashshāf itself. These deal with the history of the text, its structure and method, the traditions it contains and the sources the author relied on for it.
Although both al-Zamakhsharī’s name and the title of his commentary are well known, very little is actually known about either the author or the work. This book presents a more complete and nuanced picture of each.

(Source Brill)

Compte rendu critique

Compte rendu de Yashab Tur, A Traditional Mu’tazilite Qur’an Commentary : The Kashshaf of Jar Allah al-Zamakhshari in Islam & Science, Summer 2007

Voir en ligne : aperçu de l’ouvrage

Répondre à cet article

Site réalisé avec SPIP | Squelette BeeSpip