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The Qur'an Commentary of Sayyid 'Alí Muhammad, the Báb

AuthorTodd Lawson
Title of item
The Qur'an Commentary of Sayyid 'Alí Muhammad, the Báb
Subtitle of item
Doctoral dissertation
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Date of this edition 1987-07
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Posted 2004-09-29 by Jonah Winters
Formatted 2004-09-28 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Books and Theses
Abstract A study of the Báb's two earliest works, partial commentaries on the Qur'an entitled "Tafsír súrat al-baqara" and "Tafsír súrat Yúsuf" (aka The Qayyum al-Asma), in an attempt to appreciate the Bab's attitude towards the Qur'an.
Notes A thesis submitted to the Faculty of Graduate Studies and Research in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor of Philosophy, Institute of Islamic Studies, McGill University. Later published by Routledge as Gnostic Apocalypse and Islam: Qur'an, Exegesis, Messianism and the Literary Origins of the Bábí Religion (2012).
Tags Bab, Writings of; Commentaries; Interfaith dialogue; Islam; Quran
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