Journals Higher Education



Published: 06 November 2014

704 Pages


ISBN: 9780198701644

Bookseller Code (AO)

Scripture, Poetry, and the Making of a Community

Reading the Qur'an as a Literary Text

Angelika Neuwirth

OUP/Institute of Ismaili Studies

Qur'anic Studies Series

  • Offers a new methodological approach to the study of the Qur'an
  • Relocates the Qur'an within Late Antiquity
  • Contextualises the Qur'an's heritage with both Biblical and Arab poetic heritage