Kids Library Home

Welcome to the PrairieCat Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

Available items only

Title Introduction to the Qur'an [videorecording].

Publication Info. Chantilly, VA : The Teaching Company, [2019]


Volume Number of Copies Request
DISC 1-2 + BOOK 1 Request this Volume
Description 2 videodiscs (360 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 course guidebook (122 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm).
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent DVD
text txt rdacontent
video v rdamedia DVD
unmediated n rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier DVD
volume nc rdacarrier
Physical Medium DVD 4 3/4 in. rda
Description DVD digital optical rda
NTSC rda
DVD video file DVD video rda
Filmed lectures lcgft
Series The great courses. Religion & theology. Islam
Great courses (DVD). Religion.
System Details DVD.
Note "Course No. 6019"--Container.
12 lectures (30 min. each).
Performer Lecturer: Martyn Oliver, American University.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references in course guidebook.
Summary "Travel back to the 7th century Mecca to learn the earliest history of Islam and to discover the world into which it was born."--Container.
Contents Disc 1. Finding a path into the Qur'an -- 7th- century Mecca: religion and oral tradition -- The Qur'an becomes a "book" -- From Mecca to Medina: the revelation transforms -- God and Tawhid: divine nature in the Qur'an -- The Qur'anic creation story. Disc 2. Judgement Day and the end times: Yawm ad-Din -- Abraham, Moses and Qur'anic faith -- Prophethood in the Qur'an: Jesus and others -- From the Qur'an to Islam: creating a practice -- Sharia and jihad: the Qur'an as legal text -- Qur'anic philosophy, theology, and mysticism.
Language In English; closed-captioned.
Subject Qurʼan.
Qurʼan -- History.
Islam -- History.
Genre/Form History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Educational films.
Nonfiction films.
Added Author Oliver, Martyn, teacher.
Teaching Company, production company.
Standard No. 9781629977829
ISBN 9781629977829
Music No. ID6019A The Teaching Company (disc container)
PB6019A The Teaching Company (course guidebook)
ID6019A-01 The Teaching Company

Available items only