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Book: Philosophical Perspectives on Modern Qur'anic Exegesis

Chapter: 8: Scientific Hermeneutics

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.32125


The controversial issue of tafsir ‘ilmi is briefly discussed in this chapter, showing that this approach can sometimes go far beyond symbolic hermeneutics - although it aims to stress the rationality of the universe.

Chapter Contributors

  • Massimo Campanini ( - mcampinini) 'University of Trento'