ARA 101 Essay Questions [1]

ARA 101 Essay Questions [1] - civilisation? 3. Why is the...

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AMERICAN UNIVESITY OF SHARJAH      COLLEGE OF ARTS AND SCIENCES Department of Arabic Studies ARA 101 Readings in Arabic Heritage Essay Questions for Fall 2007 To be submitted by 16.00 on the 5 th  of December 2007. The essays should be submitted in soft copy form preferably by email. Word Limit: 1000-1500 words. 1. Discuss how Islam impacted on Pre-Islamic Arabia and its literature. 2. How important is the Qur’an in influencing the literary history of Arab/Islamic 
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Unformatted text preview: civilisation? 3. Why is the ‘Abbasid period often referred to in Islamic literary history as the “The Golden Age of Learning”? 4. How important are both Ibn al-Muqaffa‘ and al-Jahiz in the development of the notion of adab ? 5. In what sense does al-Andalus represent the pinnacle of Arab-Muslim literary achievement?...
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