Conative Utterances: A Quranic Perspective

ISBN: 9783845431130

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Drawing on Plato’s Text Typology, Buhler and Jakboson’s Communication Model, Conative Utterances develops the Transcendent Communication Model (TCM). This is a survey of the persuasive force of non-declarative utterances of the Qur’an. ‘God, the Transcendent Sender (TS), argues through logical reasoning’. The minded receiver, the Issue of Adam, is granted freewill and bears the consequences of his choice. ‘No soul carries the burden of another’s action’. Individual moral responsibility underlies man’s verbal and non-verbal action. The receiver finds himself bound to the Transcendent Sender Who granted him with being and discretion. We have no choice on coming and leaving this transient journey, but we have full volition, hence, accountability, for our (conative) action. Conative Utterances, in Jakobson’s words, the language that moves people to thought and action, include the Interrogative, Imperative, and Vocative Speech in the Transcendent Text (TT). The TS, encompassing everything, does not ask for information, He gives options, and He warns against self-injustice. We may fail the conative trial or attain success by being negligent or delegant to the Conative Message (CM).

Title:
Conative Utterances: A Quranic Perspective
ISBN-10:
384543113X
ISBN-13:
9783845431130
Author:
Shaban Alomary
Publisher:
LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing
Published Date:
20110823
Edition:
1
Binding
Paperback / softback
Pages:
368
Language:
English
Product Dim.:
8.66 H x 5.91 W (inches)

Shaban Alomary

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