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A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« on: December 25, 2015, 01:39:30 PM »
Peace everyone,

In this thread I would like to share some articles and books with you. The articles and books I'm going to share are interesting and insightful/enlightening, in my opinion. Some of the articles and books I'm going to share in this thread are new, while others are old (I have shared them in past threads in FM).

As mentioned earlier, the articles and books I'm going to share are interesting and insightful/enlightening, in my opinion. However, there are some articles and books which I like more than others. For example, I like the articles and books of Wahiddudin Khan a lot. Wahiduddin Khan is a noted muslim scholar/author in India. He has a reformist vision on islam. His books are in English, Hindi, Urdu and other languages. He has translated the Quran from Arabic to English. And he has received several awards in the past. In my view, he is a force to be reckoned with. I think that he has written many excellent articles and some good books about islam/quran and life in general. You can read about Wahiduddin Khan in this interview.

In my first post in this thread, I'll share the articles and books of Wahiduddin Khan. And in my second post in this thread, I'll share the articles and books of some other muslim authors.

Articles:

Judging Islam on reason

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/judging-islam-reason

Ungodly activities in the name of God

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/ungodly-activities-name-god

You can do planning based on remnants

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/you-can-do-planning-based-remnants

Taking your blessings for granted

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/taking-your-blessings-granted

Old Age Could Be A Blessing

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/old-age-could-be-blessing

Adversity shapes our character
 
http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/adversity-shapes-our-character

Motivation is greater than favour

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/motivation-greater-favour

Finding happiness is in your hands

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/finding-happiness-your-hands

Happiness can not be purchased

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/happiness-cannot-be-purchased

Follow your impulse

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/follow-your-impulse

Usefulness makes us invisible force

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/usefulness-makes-us-invincible-force

How can man introspect?

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/how-can-man-introspect

Teamwork leads to great achievement

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/teamwork-leads-great-achievement

Rebuilding the nation

http://cpsglobal.org/sites/default/files/rebuilding-the-nation-the-hindustan-times-7th-august-1995.pdf

Democracy in Islam

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/democracy-islam

Science bears witness

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/science-bears-witness

Religion and scientific reasoning

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/religion-and-scientific-reasoning

Science at the door of religion

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/science-door-religion

Science was born out of Islamic revolution

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/science-was-born-out-islamic-revolution

How can the universe help a seeker reach truth?

http://www.cpsglobal.org/content/how-can-universe-help-seeker-reach-truth

Books:

The Call of the Quran

http://cpsglobal.org/sites/default/files/TheCalloftheQuran.pdf

The Moral Vision

http://cpsglobal.org/sites/default/files/The-Moral-Vision.pdf

Islam Creator of the Modern age

http://www.alrisala.org/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/Islam-creator-of-Modern-Age-Complete-.pdf

Islam Rediscovered: Discovering Islam from its Original Sources

http://www.muslim-library.com/dl/books/English_Islam_Rediscovered.pdf

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #1 on: December 26, 2015, 03:58:06 PM »
Peace everyone,

In this post I'd like to share some articles and books from different muslim authors with you. Some of the articles and books I'm going to share in this post are new, while others are old (I have shared them in past threads in FM).

Articles:

A matter of interpretation

http://tribune.com.pk/story/233531/a-matter-of-interpretation/

Does the Quran teach violence?

http://theamericanmuslim.org/tam.php/features/articles/quran_2191_489_does_the_quran_teach_violence/

Can muslims have non-muslims as friends?

http://theamericanmuslim.org/tam.php/features/articles/can_muslims_have_non_muslims_as_friends_the_concept_of_wilaya_in_the_quran/

Woman half the man? Crisis of male Epistemology in Islamic Jurisprudence

http://www.theamericanmuslim.org/tam.php/features/articles/woman_half_the_man_crisis_of_male_epistemology_in_islamic_jurisprudence/

Quranic verdict on Slavery

http://saif_w.tripod.com/questions/slavery/quranic_verdict_slavery.htm

The Dynamics of Male-Female Relationships: A Contemporary Analysis (Qur?an 4:34)

http://theamericanmuslim.org/tam.php/features/articles/the_dynamics_of_male_female_relationships_a_contemporary_analysis_quran_434

Islam, Humanity and Equality for Women

http://free-minds.org/forum/index.php?topic=9607866.msg376988#msg376988

New Translation Prompts Debate on Islamic Verse

http://free-minds.org/forum/index.php?topic=9608079.0

Books:

Questioning the Authority of the Past: The Ahl al-Quran Movement in the Punjab

http://www.abebooks.com/book-search/title/questioning-the-authority-of-the-past-the-ahl-al-qur'an-movements-in-the-punjab/

You can read about the book in this article.

A Handbook of Islam

http://ahmadiyya.org/bookspdf/hb-islam.pdf

Islam at the Crossroads

https://books.google.no/books?id=r5bPyy9SWs4C&printsec=frontcover&dq=Islam+in%C2%A0Modern+Turkey:%C2%A0An+Intellectual+Biography+of+Bediuzzaman&hl=no&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwj78-TV5frJAhUBDiwKHUxTBXcQ6AEILDAD#v=onepage&q=Islam%20in%C2%A0Modern%20Turkey%3A%C2%A0An%20Intellectual%20Biography%20of%20Bediuzzaman&f=false

Modernist Islam

http://kurzman.unc.edu/modernist-islam/

Reading the Quran

http://free-minds.org/forum/index.php?topic=9606700.msg353907#msg353907

Concordance of the Sublime Quran

http://free-minds.org/forum/index.php?topic=9607032.msg359413#msg359413

Lughat-Ul-Quran

http://free-minds.org/forum/index.php?topic=9606707.msg354069#msg354069

A study of the Quran

http://www.astudyofquran.org/web/index.php?acknowledgements

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #2 on: December 26, 2015, 05:03:57 PM »
I'd like to share one more link here.

Quran study tools

http://free-minds.org/forum/index.php?topic=9607874.msg377137#msg377137

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #3 on: December 29, 2015, 03:41:26 PM »
I'd like to share a link to some interesting and challenging articles about islam here.

Some interesting and challenging articles about islam

http://free-minds.org/forum/index.php?topic=9607034.msg359420#msg359420

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2016, 08:55:45 AM »
I'd like to share one more article here.

Was Solomon Superman?: There is no basis for demonology in the Quran

http://quranaissance.com/was-solomon-superman-there-is-no-basis-for-demonology-in-the-quran/?page-id=518&print=pdf

The information in the above-mentioned article does not necessarily reflect my view on the quran. I firmly support the idea of reading with a critical eye. Thus, I strongly recommend questioning/verifying what one reads and following the best interpretation; as the Quran has advised us to do (see verse 39:18 and 17:36).

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #5 on: January 02, 2016, 10:49:22 AM »
Some of the topics are misleading, how can you say that x amount of 'gender' is equal to x amount of 'gender', that is wrong, that is a misleading topic.

god knows best, period.

Plus, most of the sources are from others than Quran. Quran is above all man made texts.

God knows best

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« Reply #6 on: January 02, 2016, 01:54:01 PM »
Thanks for the information Taro. It's good to have a thread for gathering these kinds of resources.

There's a paper that a lady wrote for her PhD, regarding the hadith. She's basically saying that Quranism dates back to the formative years of Islam, and that it has always been an issue for Muslims. Does anyone know what I'm on about, and have a link to the paper? I will try and dig it up again and post a link if I can find it. It was an interesting paper.

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« Reply #7 on: January 02, 2016, 02:45:57 PM »
Peace csmith,

Thank you for showing interest in this thread. There is another thread in FM where people can share books about islam. Wakas has created a thread where he and others have shared some excellent books about Quran/islam and related topics. But as far as I know, there are no threads in FM where members can share articles about islam/quran. Therefore, this thread might be useful in regards to sharing articles about islam/quran. This thread might also be useful in regards to sharing books about islam/quran. If you or anyone else have found/discovered good/excellent articles and/or books about islam/quran, then you can share them in this thread.

Are you referring to a paper by Aisha Y. Musa? As far as I know, Aisha Musa has a PhD degree.

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« Reply #8 on: January 02, 2016, 02:59:59 PM »
Peace csmith.

Try this link:

http://www.academia.edu/1035742/The_Quranists

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« Reply #9 on: January 02, 2016, 03:22:09 PM »
You can download that book and others here:
http://www.islam-and-muslims.com/islamic-books-online.html
All information in my posts is correct to the best of my knowledge only and thus should not be taken as a fact. One should seek knowledge and verify: 17:36, 20:114, 35:28, 49:6, 58:11. My articles

www.studyQuran.org

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #10 on: January 02, 2016, 03:50:28 PM »
I'd like to share some links here.

"Brothers in Deen: The Quran calls for Coexistence, not Clash

http://quranaissance.com/brothers-deen-status-non-muslims-islam/?print=pdf

Book recommendations

http://taqwafoundation.org/book-recommendations/

The Study Quran

http://www.harpercollins.com/9780062227621/the-study-quran

Review of "Qur?anic Concepts of the Ethics of Warfare: Challenging the Claims of Islamic Aggressiveness" by Joel Hayward

http://www.mohammedamin.com/Reviews/Quranic-concepts-ethics-of-war.html

Reflections on the Qur'an: Understanding Surahs Al-Fatihah and Al-Baqarah

http://www.islamic-foundation.com/shop/reflections-on-the-quran-understanding-surahs-al-fatihah-and-al-baqarah/

The above-mentioned book has been praised by muslim scholars/thinkers like Fazlur Rahman, Mustansir Mir and Fathi Osman. 

Dictionary of The Holy Quran

https://ia801708.us.archive.org/4/items/DictionaryOfTheHolyQuran/Dictionary%20of%20the%20Holy%20Quran.pdf

The above-mentioned dictionary was written by Malik Ghulam Farid. From what I have read, the dictionary is useful and bias is very limited. In the dictionary, it explains the basic root meaning in detail. The dictionary contains unique and useful material on roots.

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« Reply #11 on: January 03, 2016, 07:52:56 AM »
Nice one guys. Thank you. Appreciate it.
Salaam.

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #12 on: January 03, 2016, 06:29:19 PM »
Peace everyone,

I have a huge collection of books about islam (from a quranic perspective). I have shared some of the books from my collection on this thread on FM. But most of the books from my collection haven't been shared on FM yet. And I haven't shared them on other websites neither. Many members on FM might find some of the books in my collection interesting (especially Ayman and Layth).

In my collection, there are many books about islam (from a quranic perspective) that have not been shared on FM yet. And in my collection, there are many books about islam (from a quranic perspective) that have already been shared on FM by some forum members (e.g. Toshihiko Izutzu's books, Muhammad Asad's books and G.A.Parwez's books). Therefore, I don't think that there is any point in sharing those books on FM. So when I am going to share the books from my collection on FM, I only want to share the books that have not been shared on this forum yet. Some of the books are original and illuminating, in my opinion.

I am planning to share the collection of my books on a future blog/website. And after I have shared the collection of my books on a future blog/website, I'd like to share a link to my blog/website on FM. I'm planning to share a link to my future blog/website on FM in due time.

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« Reply #13 on: January 03, 2016, 09:42:17 PM »
It was Aisha Musa that I was asking about. It was her book, Hadith as Scripture, Discussions on the Authority of Prophetic Traditions in Islam that I was thinking of. If you haven't read it already, it's really interesting, and you can get through it in a couple of hours. Here's a link:


    http://islam-instituut.nl/wp-content/uploads/2015/09/Hadith-As-Scripture-Aisha-Musa.pdf




Thanks again everyone.

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« Reply #14 on: May 27, 2016, 03:40:14 PM »
Peace brothers and sisters,

In my collection, there are many books about islam (from a quranic perspective) that have not been shared on FM yet. And in my collection, there are many books about islam (from a quranic perspective) that have already been shared on FM by some forum members (e.g. Toshihiko Izutzu's books, Muhammad Asad's books and G.A.Parwez's books).

Correction:

Many of the books in in my collection (that have not been shared on FreeMinds), are not like G.A. Parwez's books. Nor are they like Muhammad Shahrur's books, Shabbir Ahmed's books, Edip's books, Layth's book, Ayman's book or Kassim Ahmad's book. Although many of the books in my collection (that haven't been shared on FreeMinds) have a Quranic perspective, the authors of those books are also influenced by traditional islam. Thus, those books are not like the books of the above-mentioned authors. In other words, many of the books in my collection that haven't been shared on FreeMinds, are not books about "islam based on the Quran." That being said, I still think they are excellent books.

My original plan was to share the whole collection of my books on a future blog/website, and then share a link to my blog/website on FreeMinds. But I have changed my mind. Because I don't have time to create a blog/website these days. And I don't want to buy a website. Besides, I'd like to share the books from my collection with you as soon as possible. I am not very tech savvy. So if I want to create a good blog/website, it might take several weeks and maybe even months. So instead of sharing the collection of my books on a future blog/website, I have decided to share the collection of my books in this thread. I will share most of the books in my collection in this thread. As I have mentioned in another post in this thread, many members on FreeMinds might find some of the books in my collection interesting. But I think Ayman, Layth, Wakas, Arnold and Pazuzu may particularly be interested in these books. Because Ayman, Layth, Wakas, Arnold and Pazuzu are authors of works about islam and the quran.   

Like I said in another post in this thread, some of the books (in my collection) are original and illuminating, in my opinion. Many books in my collection, have been found in two particular websites. I will share some links to reviews/texts about the books in my collection, in my next few posts in this thread. I will also share some articles, in one of my next posts in this thread. I have found many books and articles about islam and the quran the last few years. But I believe in quality rather than quantity. So in regard to my collection of books and articles about islam and the quran, I only want to share the best of the best here. My hope is that you will find the books and articles in this thread useful/helpful in your study of the Quran.

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« Reply #15 on: May 27, 2016, 05:37:30 PM »
Some of the topics are misleading, how can you say that x amount of 'gender' is equal to x amount of 'gender', that is wrong, that is a misleading topic.

god knows best, period.

Plus, most of the sources are from others than Quran. Quran is above all man made texts.

God knows best

Also when someone writes "maulana" with his name that shows a lot. Maulana means our Maula and our Maula is only God.

Peace

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« Reply #16 on: May 30, 2016, 11:02:09 AM »
Peace everyone,

In one of my previous posts in this thread, I mentioned that I'd like to share some links to reviews/texts about the books in my collection, in my next few posts in this thread. I have decided to share all of the reviews/texts of the books in my collection in one post. So in this post, I'd like to share all of the links to the reviews/texts of the books in my collection with you. I will share the links to 30 reviews/texts of the books in my collection with you. In my view, the books I am going to share are excellent. And as I have mentioned earlier in this thread, some of the books are original and illuminating, in my opinion. Therefore I deeply recommend all of the books.

If you like the books, I strongly recommend to copy and paste the reviews/texts of the books into a word document. Because the reviews/texts of the books might be removed from the different sites on the internet in the future. I have found many of the books in my collection from the website of IQSA (International Quranic Studies Association). Anyway, let me share some links to reviews/texts about the books in my collection here.

The Great Themes of the Qur'an. By Jacques Jomier.

http://www.euppublishing.com/doi/abs/10.3366/jqs.2001.3.2.95

What is islam? The importance of being islamic. By Shahab Ahmed.

http://press.princeton.edu/titles/10587.html

"Feminist Edges of the Qur?an": A Summary Outline

https://ballandalus.wordpress.com/2014/05/23/feminist-edges-of-the-quran-a-summary-outline/
 
Review of Bibliography of Quranic studies in Europe

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2013/03/11/abq/

The Qur?an?s Legal Culture

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/07/20/rqr-1-5_weitz-on-zellentin/

The Qurʾān, A New Annotated Translation, by A. J. Droge

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2013/06/24/tqaant/

A review of A.J. Droge, The Qur?an: A New Annotated Translation

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/04/21/droge/

Integrated Encyclopedia of the Qur'an

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2013/04/22/ieq/

Robert Alter?s ?The Art of Biblical Narrative? and Qur?anic Narrative

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2013/10/21/alter/

Translation and Exegesis: Travis Zadeh?s The Vernacular Qur?an

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2013/01/07/tetzt/

Qurʾanic Miracle Stories in the Modern Age

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2013/11/25/miracle/

New Book: The Qur?an and the Aramaic Gospel Traditions

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2013/12/18/qagt/

Book review: Aims, Methods and Contexts of Qurʾanic Exegesis

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/02/24/reviewbauer/

Rethinking Late Antiquity?A Review of Garth Fowden, Before and After Muḥammad: The First Millennium Refocused

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/03/17/rla/

New book: Shaping a Qur?anic Worldview

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/04/07/vdg/

New Book: The Arabs and Islam in Late Antiquity

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/07/07/arabs-and-islam-in-late-antiquity/

New Book: Les emprunts ? l?h?breu et au jud?o-aram?en dans le Coran

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/08/25/emprunts-a-lhebreu-et-au-judeo-arameen/

New Book: Qur?an in Conversation

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/09/29/quran-in-conversation/

New Book: Structure and Qur?anic Interpretation

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/11/24/farrin_structure-and-quranic-interpretation/

New Book: Islamic Cultures, Islamic Contexts

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/12/15/islamic-cultures-islamic-contexts/

On Semitic Rhetorical Analysis of the Qur?an

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/03/30/rqr_reynolds_reviews_cuypers/

New Book: When Christians First Met Muslims

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/04/27/penn_when-christians-first-met-muslims-sourcebook/

Scriptural Hermeneutics in Sunni Muslim Juristic Thought

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/05/11/rqr_ballan-reviews-brown/

Auto-Referentiality of the Qur?anic Text

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/06/01/rqr_cuypers-on-boisliveau/

The Qur?an?s Legal Culture

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/07/20/rqr-1-5_weitz-on-zellentin/

New Book: Translating the Qur?an in an Age of Nationalism

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/07/06/new-book_wilson_translating-quran/

Interpreting the Qur?an in Context

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/08/31/rqr-1-6_smith-on-saeed/

Reason and Scripture: Questions of Exegetical Authority

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/09/29/rqr-1-7_adem-on-jaffer/

Variant Readings of the Qur?an

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/12/08/variant-readings-of-the-quran/

Twenty Years of Reading the Qur?an as a Literary Text

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2016/02/15/rqr2no1_twenty-years-of-reading-the-quran-as-a-literary-text/

The Jews of Medina and the Challenge of Early Islamic Historiography

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2016/03/21/the-jews-of-medina-and-the-challenge-of-early-islamic-historiography/

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #17 on: May 30, 2016, 11:09:15 AM »
Peace everyone,

In this post I'd like to share some paragraphs from an article/text with you. The title of the article/text is "Quranic Cross References and Tafsir al-qur'an bi-l-qur'an." It's an excellent article, in my opinion. You might be interested in the article/text. I deeply recommend it.

Some paragraphs from the article:

A part of the Qur?an Seminar, a year-long initiative directed by Gabriel S. Reynolds from the University of Notre Dame, is to develop a project on cross-references of the Qur?an. This cross-references project will provide for nearly every verse in the Qur?an a selection of other verses which shed light upon, clarify, or explain the verse you are reading.

As is known, the Qur?an in its printed edition has not yet been cross-referenced, in spite of the fact that al-mufassirūn (Qur?an commentators) realized quite early on the central importance of tafsīr al-Qur?an bi al-Qur?an (interpreting the Qur?an through the Qur?an itself). Even some modern Qur?an exegetes like the Iranian scholar Muḥammad Ḥusayn Ṭabaṭabā?ī (d. 1981) claim to follow this method. It must be pointed out, however, that the way Ṭabaṭabā?ī interprets the Qur?an in his al-Mīzān shows that his reliance on the internal evidence of the Qur?an is much less than his use of other sources as he offers not only an explication (bayān) of a given verse, but also an extensive discussion of various aspects such as historical, philosophical, and social aspects. It seems safe to say that in the long history of tafsīr, this tafsīr Qur?an bi al-Qur?an has not been dealt with as an important topic in its own right.

There are only few tafsīrs which bear the title of tafsīr al-Qur?an bi al-Qur?an, two of which are Aḍwa? al-bayan fi iḍaḥa al-Qur?an bi al-Qur?an by Muḥammad al-Shinqīṭī, and Al-Tafsīr al-Qur?anī li al-Qur?an by ?Abd al-Karīm Khaṭīb. However, upon close reading, these two tafsīrs are not really tafsīr al-Qur?an bi al-Qur?an as the title seems to suppose. In 1930, the Egyptian scholar Muḥammad Abū Zaid wrote Al-Hidāya wa al-?irfān fi tafsīr al-Qur?an bi al-Qur?an, which provides references to other passages which in the opinion of the author seems to shed some light on the verse under discussion. However, the cross-references he provided are very limited. In addition, because of his unorthodox interpretations of the Qur?an, his tafsīr was suppressed and he was declared as an atheist by Rashīd Riḍā.

Perhaps, the most extensive treatment and pioneered work on tafsīr al-Qur?an bi al-Qur?an is that composed by Rudi Paret entitled Der Koran: Kommentar und Konkordanz. Paret?s work is certainly very rich, which includes ? in addition to possible cross-references ? interpretations of and alternate renderings for a given verse or passage. Furthermore, as the term ?Konkordanz? may indicate, his Der Koran provides all identical or similar phraseology and usage in different places of the Qur?an, a model that will not be followed in this cross-references project.

Instead, in this project the cross-references are based on connection between words, phrases, themes, concepts, events, and characters. One word may occur several times in the Qur?an, but the cross references will be made only where there is connection in meaning between two or more verses or passages. In doing this cross-references project, several models and methods used for the cross-references of the Bible are consulted, including The New Scofield Reference Bible, The New Treasury of Scripture Knowledge, The Bible Self-Explained, and The Thompson Chain-Reference Bible. As is well-known, the Bible cross-reference has been a long established tradition, while the Qur?an, at least in its printed edition, has not been cross-referenced.

The need of such a work, therefore, is obvious to all readers of the Qur?an, because in the current available printed editions of the Qur?an there is nothing to indicate that certain passages shed light upon, clarify, or explain other passages.

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #18 on: May 30, 2016, 11:18:36 AM »
Peace everyone,

I'd like to share some articles with you. These articles are excellent, in my opinion. I deeply recommend them. 

Who were Abu Lahab and His Wife? A View from the Hebrew Bible

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/05/26/celik_abu-lahab-jezebel/

Archaeologists Discover Oldest Known Arabic Inscription in South Arabia

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/08/11/oldest-arabic-inscription-south-arabia/

On the Qur?an and Modern Standard Arabic

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/08/04/quran-and-modern-standard-arabic/

On the Qur?an and Authority

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2013/05/20/aqws/

The Inapplicability of Non-Muslim Rule, a Qur?anic Perspective | عدم جواز ولاية غير المسلمين?.التوجيه القرائي للقرآن

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2013/07/22/atwgm/

Understanding dīn and islām in Q 5:3

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/09/15/din-islam-q-53/

The Qur?an ? A Humanistic or Political Discourse? | القرآن ? من أجل الإنسان أم من أجل السلطان؟

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2014/12/08/qhpd/

Traditional and Modern Qur?anic Hermeneutics in Comparative Perspective

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2015/03/23/duderija_hermeneutics/

Self-Referentiality and Argumentation within the Qur?anic Text (Interview Series Part 3)

https://iqsaweb.wordpress.com/2013/02/04/sr/

Reflections of a Qur'an translator

https://iqsaweb.files.wordpress.com/2013/05/st_andrews_tk1.pdf

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #19 on: June 03, 2016, 05:56:01 AM »
Peace everyone,

I'd like to talk to share a few more links here.

Understanding islamic scripture by Mustansir Mir

https://books.google.no/books?id=qtFRCgAAQBAJ&pg=PR5&hl=no&source=gbs_selected_pages&cad=2#v=onepage&q&f=false

You can read some of Mustansir Mir's book in the above-mentioned link. Also, there is more information about his book on amazon. It's an excellent book, in my opinion.

Review of "Lost Islamic history" by Firas Alkhateeb

http://muslimmatters.org/2014/07/30/book-review-lost-islamic-history/

To the best of my knowledge, the above-mentioned book is one of the best books in regard to islamic history.

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #20 on: June 13, 2016, 02:35:59 PM »
Peace everyone,

I'd like to share an interesting text from a book here. The title of the text is "Irony in the Quran: A study of the Story of Joseph. The text is written by Mustansir Mir. To read the text, go to chapter 8, page 173 in this link.

https://books.google.no/books?id=Bdq3AAAAQBAJ&pg=PA187&lpg=PA187&dq=asad+islahi&source=bl&ots=fDxd8cSOO8&sig=_wlFdY4opIM7kSI4DieeNvdzSeU&hl=no&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwjchML05p7NAhUJCpoKHR7aDVYQ6AEITjAJ#v=onepage&q=asad%20islahi&f=false

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Re: A collection of books and articles about islam/quran
« Reply #21 on: June 13, 2016, 02:54:34 PM »
I would like to share a few more links here. These links will most likely be the last links that I will share in this thread.

Resources for the Study of the Qur'an

https://www.unc.edu/~cernst/quranstudy.htm

The meaning of the word: Lexicology and Qur'anic exegesis by S.R. Burge

http://www.mehdi-azaiez.org/Publication-of-The-Meaning-of-the

Animals in the Qur'an by Sarra Tlili

http://www.mehdi-azaiez.org/Animals-in-the-Qur-an-Sarra-TLILI

Creation and Termination: A semantic Study of the Structure of the Qur??nic World View by Shinya Makino

http://www.mehdi-azaiez.org/Creation-and-Termination-A