Franklin

The quest for the historical Muhammad / edited and translated by Ibn Warraq.

Publication:
Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus Books, 2000.
Format/Description:
Book
554 p. : geneal. table, map ; 24 cm.
Subjects:
Islam -- Controversial literature.
Muḥammad, Prophet, -632.
Contents:
Studies on Muhammad and the rise of Islam : a critical survey / Ibn Warraq
Origins of Islam : a critical look at the sources / Ibn Rawandi
Muhammad and the origans of Islam / Ernest Renan
Koran and tradition : how the life of Muhammad was composed / Henri Lammens
The age of Muhammad and the chronology of the Sira / Henri Lammens
Fatima and the daughters of Muhammad / Henri Lammens
Matters of principle concerning Lammens' Sira studies / C.H. Becker
The quest of the historical Muhammad / Arthur Jeffrey
A revaluation of Islamic traditions / Joseph Schacht
Abraha and Muhammad : some observations apropos of chronology and literary topoi in the early Arabic historical traditon / Lawrence I. Conrad
The function of asbab al-nuzul in Quaranic exegesis / Andrew Rippin
Methodological approaches to Islamic studies / J. Koren and Y.D. Nevo
The quest of the historical Muhammad / F.E. Peters
Recovering lost texts : some methodological issues / Lawrence I. Conrad
The implicatons of, and opposition to, the methods of John Wansbrough / Herbert Berg
John Wansbrough, Islam, and monotheism / G.R. Hawting.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Elizabeth Bowers Peck, 1929 Endowment Book Fund.
Contributor:
Ibn Warraq.
Elizabeth Bowers Peck, 1929 Endowment Book Fund.
ISBN:
1573927872 (alk. paper)
OCLC:
42718277
Loading...
Location Notes Your Loan Policy
Description Status Barcode Your Loan Policy