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  • Hassan (Iyas), Le religieux, le narratif et le littéraire. Coran et exégèse coranique dans l'histoire de la littérature arabe (July 2019)

    Hassan (Iyas), Le religieux, le narratif et le littéraire. Coran et exégèse coranique dans l'histoire de la littérature arabe (July 2019)

    Hassan (Iyas), Le religieux, le narratif et le littéraire. Coran et exégèse coranique dans l'histoire de la littérature arabe, Préface de Mehdi Azaiez, Beyrouth, Presses de l'IFPO, Beyrouth, IFPO, 2019. The author Iyas Hassan est chercheur au MAEDI (Département Études arabes, médiévales et modernes) à (...)
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  • Prophets and Prophecy in the Qur'an Narratives of Divine Intervention in the Story of Humankind by Anthony H. Johns (July 2019)

    Prophets and Prophecy in the Qur'an Narratives of Divine Intervention in the Story of Humankind by Anthony H. Johns (July 2019)

    Johns (Anthony H.), Prophets and Prophecy in the Qur'an. Narratives of Divine Intervention in the Story of Humankind, Sheffield, Equinox Publishing, 2017, 256 p. ISBN 9781781791219 The Author Anthony H. Johns completed a degree in Arabic and Malay at the School of Oriental and African Studies, (...)
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  • Contemporary Approaches to the Qur'an and Its Interpretation in Iran by Ali Akbar & Abdullah Saeed (November 2019)

    Contemporary Approaches to the Qur'an and Its Interpretation in Iran by Ali Akbar & Abdullah Saeed (November 2019)

    Akbar (Ali), Saeed (Abdullah), Contemporary Approaches to the Qur'an and Its Interpretation in Iran, London, Routledge, ("Contemporary Thought in the Islamic World"), 2019, 216 p. ISBN 9780367272036 Authors Ali Akbar is a Research Assistant at the University of Melbourne, Australia. (...)
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  • The Second Canonization of the Qurʾān (324/936): Ibn Mujāhid and the Founding of the Seven Readings (December 2019)

    The Second Canonization of the Qurʾān (324/936): Ibn Mujāhid and the Founding of the Seven Readings (December 2019)

    Shady H. Nasser, The Second Canonization of the Qurʾān (324/936), Ibn Mujāhid and the Founding of the Seven Readings, Leiden, Brill, 2019. ISBN 978-90-04-41290-3 Author Shady H. Nasser, Ph.D. (2011), Harvard University, is assistant professor of classical Arabic at that university. He has (...)
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  • Studying the Qur'an in the Muslim Academy by Majid Daneshgar (January 2020)

    Studying the Qur'an in the Muslim Academy by Majid Daneshgar (January 2020)

    Daneshgar (Majid), Studying the Qur'an in the Muslim Academy, Oxford, Oxford University Press/USA, ("AAR Reflection and Theory in the Study of Religion"), 2020, 200 p. ISBN 9780190067540 Author Majid Daneshgar, Research Associate, Albert-Ludwigs-Universitat Freiburg Majid Daneshgar, (...)
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  • Early Islamic Studies Seminar / 11th Nangeroni Meeting New Perspectives and Contexts in the Studies of Islamic Origins 2

    Early Islamic Studies Seminar / 11th Nangeroni Meeting New Perspectives and Contexts in the Studies of Islamic Origins 2

    The Early Islamic Studies Seminar: International Scholarship on the Qur'ān and Islamic Origins (EISS) is an academic group of international specialists associated to the Enoch Seminar: International Scholarship on Second Temple Judaism, Christian, Rabbinic, and Islamic Origins who work together, (...)
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  • Raison et révélation en Islam: Les voies de la connaissance dans le commentaire coranique de Faḫr al-Dīn al-Rāzī (m. 606/1210) par Ahmed Ouldalli (July 2019)

    Raison et révélation en Islam: Les voies de la connaissance dans le commentaire coranique de Faḫr al-Dīn al-Rāzī (m. 606/1210) par Ahmed Ouldalli (July 2019)

    Oulddali (Ahmed), Raison et révélation en Islam: Les voies de la connaissance dans le commentaire coranique de Faḫr al-Dīn al-Rāzī (m. 606/1210), Leyde, Brill, ("Islamic History and Civilization, Volume: 156"), 2019, ? p. ISBN 978-90-04-40049-8. Author Ahmed Oulddali, Ph.D. in Islamic (...)
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  • Marriage in the Tribe of Muhammad. A Statistical Study of Early Arabic Genealogical Literature by Robinson Majied (October 2019)

    Marriage in the Tribe of Muhammad. A Statistical Study of Early Arabic Genealogical Literature by Robinson Majied (October 2019)

    Majied (Robinson), Marriage in the Tribe of Muhammad. A Statistical Study of Early Arabic Genealogical Literature, Berlin, 2019, 280 p. ISBN 978-3-11-062607-0 Author Dr Majied Robinson's passion for all things pre-modern and Islamicate began in school with the Ottomans module of his History (...)
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  • International Qur'an Conference Tangier Global Forum University of New England Tangier, Morocco (25-26 July, 2019)

    International Qur'an Conference Tangier Global Forum University of New England Tangier, Morocco (25-26 July, 2019)

    Presentation Given the history and the pluralistic nature of the conference, participants are encouraged to exchange views on the relationship between the Qur'an and other religions. The conference will unveil new research on the Qur'an, and create a platform for connecting other religions to (...)
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Welcome / Bienvenue / Welkom / مرحبا

The Quranic text occupies a central place in the Islamic intellectual and faith tradition. Revered by more than one billion people, it is considered by Muslims as the unmitigated utterance of God, revealed to the prophet Muhammad. As Scripture, the text and its exegesis have prompted numerous works of theology, jurisprudence, philosophy, linguistics and politics in the Muslim world and beyond, spanning back fourteen centuries.

Since the mid-nineteenth century, instigated in part by the German schools of philology and developments in biblical criticism, the academy has turned its attention to this elusive text, raising new questions about its provenance, its history, its language, and its structure. This website offers a panorama of this unfolding and dynamic field of inquiry. It aims to offer an overview of critical methodologies that underpin this intellectual pursuit, to better our understanding of a text, which remains shrouded in mystery.

Content

  • ARCHIVE : some previous news on quranic studies
  • SCHOLARS : 300 scholars presented
  • INSTITUTIONS : Universities and centers of research presented
  • DEBATES : the main debates on quranic studies today
  • METHODOLOGIES : 10 methods to read the Qur’an
  • BIBLIOGRAPHY : hundreds of books and articles presented
  • RESOURCES : documents, videos on quranic studies

The Website

  • 1400 pages ; 330 bio/bibliographies of scholars ; 1000 books and 300 online ; 260 websites available

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