Journals Higher Education



Published: 26 January 2017

600 Pages


ISBN: 9780198787181

Bookseller Code (AO)

The Qur'an and Adab

The Shaping of Literary Traditions in Classical Islam

Edited by Nuha Alshaar

OUP/Institute of Ismaili Studies

Qur'anic Studies Series

  • Offers a new, interdisciplinary approach to understanding the Qur'an's influence on the literary traditions of classical Islam
  • Explores how the Qur'an influenced the development of Arabic literary criticism and how certain Qur'anic quotations become part of the genre
  • Provides an indispensible reference for students and scholars in the field of Qur'anic Studies, Literature, and Religion