Sarra Tlili's Animals in the Qur'an (Cambridge Studies in Islamic PDF

By Sarra Tlili

ISBN-10: 110702370X

ISBN-13: 9781107023703

ISBN-10: 1107529913

ISBN-13: 9781107529915

The Islamic culture has continuously held animals in excessive esteem, deserving an identical point of attention as people. The Qur'an opines that 'there isn't an animal within the earth nor a flying creature flying on wings, yet they're humans like you'. This attention-grabbing and hugely unique e-book examines the prestige and nature of animals as they're portrayed within the Qur'an and in adjoining exegetical works, during which animals are considered as non secular, ethical, clever and in charge beings. during this manner, the research offers a problem to the usual view of man's superiority over animals and indicates new methods of reading the Qur'an. by means of putting the dialogue in the context of alternative religions and their remedy of animals, the e-book additionally makes a persuasive case for animal rights from an Islamic perspective.

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