Metaphor in the Qur'an

By Reuven Firestone

Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute, April 2011

The author discusses the use of metaphor in the Qur'an, and the place of anthropomorphic Qur'anic images in Islamic thought.

Topic: Theology, Literature, Language, Artistic Expression, Islam, Faith, Belief, Religion

Name of Publication: Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas

Editor: Berrin, Susan

Volume/Issue: Vol.41/no.679

Page Number(s): 5-6

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Genre: Article

Coverage: United States

Identifier: issn:0049-0385

Language: English

Copyright Holder: Publisher

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Bibliographic Information:
Firestone, Reuven. Metaphor in the Qur'an. Sh'ma: A Journal of Jewish Ideas. Josh Rolnick, The Sh'ma Institute. April 2011: 5-6. http://www.bjpa.org/Publications/details.cfm?PublicationID=10520


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