Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 December 2017

352 Pages | 2 black and white

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474403290

Bookseller Code (06)

The Qur'an and the Just Society

Ramon Harvey and Foreword by M. A. S. Abdel Haleem

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Provides a new reading of the Qur'an's ethical world view
  • Proposes an original methodology for understanding Qur'anic ethics in the light of Islamic theology
  • Highlights passages of the Qur'an that reveal new depth when connected to the broader thematic structure of Qur'anic justice
  • Broaches a conversation between Qur'anic ethics and wider theological and philosophical discourse
  • Develops a natural law reading of social justice themes in the Qur'an