Reading is transformation

I.B. Tauris

Understanding the Quran: Themes and Style

M.A.S Abdel Haleem






• The Qur’an


• Al-Fatiha: the Opening of the Qur’an


• Water in the Qur’an


• Marriage and Divorce


• War and Peace in the Qur’an


• Tolerance in Islam


• Life and Beyond


• Paradise in the Qur’an


• The Face, Divine and Human, in the Qur’an


• Adam and Eve in the Qur’an and the Bible


• The Story of Joseph in the Qur’an and the Bible


• The Qur’an Explains Itself: Surat al-Rahman


• Dynamic Style: Iltifat and Some Other Features