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Module Reading List

Key Texts in Middle Eastern Religions, 2019/20, Semester 2
Samar Al-Afandi
s.al-afandi@leeds.ac.uk
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Reading List

Essential Reading

Abdul-Raof, H. (2001) The Qur’an Outlined ISBN: 1842000241 Theme and Text London:Ta Ha Publishers

Al-Azami, M. (2002) Studies in Hadith Methodology and Literature, Islamic Book Trust: Malaysia.

Coogan, M, The Old Testament: A Historical and Literary Introduction to the Hebrew Scriptures, New York: Oxford University Press

Dawes, S. (2005) SCM studyguide to the Psalms ISBN: 9780334043423 (pbk.); 0334043425 (pbk.), London, SCM Press

Fonrobert, C.E (2007) The Cambridge Companion to the Talmud and Rabbinic Literature ISBN: 9780521843904; 0521843901; 9780521605083; 0521605083, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (Available Online)

Martin, D.B. (2012) New Testament History and Literature, New Haven, Yale University Press

Menant, D. Zoroastrianism and the Parsis, North American Review ISSN: 0029-2397 01/1901, Volume 172, Issue 530. Journal Text (Available online)

Fuccaro, Y (1997) The other Kurds : Yazidis in colonial Iraq ISBN: 1860641709 London: Tauris Academic Studies.

Further Recommended Reading

Abdul-Raof, H. (2001) The Qur’an Outlined ISBN: 1842000241 Theme and Text London: Ta Ha Publishers

Atwell, J. (2004) The sources of the Old Testament : a guide to the religious thought of the Hebrew Bible ISBN: 0567084639 (pbk.) : £12.99; 0567084736, London, T&T Clark

Al-Azami, M. (2002) Studies in Hadith Methodology and Literature, Islamic Book Trust: Malaysia.

Al Ghazali, M (1998), A journey through the Qur'an : themes and messages of the holy Qur'an ISBN: 187058290X London: Dar Al Taqwa

Al-Wāhidī Alī ibn Ahmad (2008) Asbāb al-Nuzūl ISBN: 9781891785184; 1891785184 trans. Mokrane Guezzo and ed. with a brief Introduction by Yousef Meri.

Boring, E.M (2012) An Introduction to the New Testament ISBN: 9780664255923 (alk. paper); 0664255922 (alk. paper), history, literature and theology, Louisville, Westminster John Knox Press.

Burton, J. (1994) An introduction to the Hadith ISBN: 9780748604357; 0748603506 : £35.00; 0748604359 (pb); 9780748603503 Edinburgh University Press: Edinburgh.

Coogan, M, (2011) The Old Testament: A Historical and Literary Introduction to the Hebrew Scriptures, New York: Oxford University Press

Dawes, S. (2005) SCM studyguide to the Psalms ISBN: 9780334043423 (pbk.); 0334043425 (pbk.), London, SCM Press

Fonrobert, C.E (2007) The Cambridge Companion to the Talmud and Rabbinic Literature ISBN: 9780521843904; 0521843901; 9780521605083; 0521605083, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (Available Online)

Gerstenberger, E (2002) Theologies in the Old Testament ISBN: 056708812x, London, T&T Clark

Guest, JS (1993) Survival among the Kurds : a history of the Yezidis ISBN: 0710304560 , London: Kegan Paul International

Hagner, A. (2012) The New Testament : a historical and theological introduction ISBN: 9780801039317 (cloth), Grand Rapids, ML, Baker Academic

Haleem, M A (2011) Understanding the Qur’an: themes and style, London: I.B Tauris Ltd

Hasan, S (1995) An introduction to the science of Hadith ISBN: 9960740617 (pbk), Riyadh: Darussalam Publications

Hunter, A. (2007) An introduction to the Psalms ISBN: 0567030288 (pbk.) : £14.99; 9780567030283 (pbk.) : £14.99, London: T&T Clark

Hunter, A. (1999) Psalms, London, Routledge.

Khuri, F. (1990) (Imams and emirs : state, religion and sects in Islam ISBN: 0863563481, London: Saqi Publishers.

Maccoby, Hyam (2000) Philosophy of the Talmud, Richmond: Curzon

Martin, D.B. (2012) New Testament History and Literature, New Haven, Yale University Press

Moore, G.F (2005) Zoroastrianism, The Oxford Companion to Philosophy, Oxford Oxford University Press. (Available Online)

Motzki, H. (2004) Ḥadīth : origins and developments ISBN: 0860787044, Aldershot: Ashgate

Philips B. (1997) Usool ISBN: 9960953327 at Tafseer- The Methodology of Qur’anic Explanation, UAE: Dar Al Fath

This list was last updated on 02/09/2019