By Sarra Tlili

The Islamic culture has continually held animals in excessive esteem, deserving an analogous point of attention as people. The Qur'an opines that 'there isn't an animal within the earth nor a flying creature flying on wings, yet they're humans like you'. This attention-grabbing and hugely unique publication examines the prestige and nature of animals as they're portrayed within the Qur'an and in adjoining exegetical works, within which animals are seen as religious, ethical, clever and dependable beings. during this approach, the learn offers a problem to the ordinary view of man's superiority over animals and indicates new methods of examining the Qur'an. by way of putting the dialogue in the context of different religions and their remedy of animals, the e-book additionally makes a persuasive case for animal rights from an Islamic perspective.

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