Methodological Rules for Social Interpretation and Its Applications from Tafsīr al-Manār to Surah al-Nisā’ قواعد منهجيَّة للتفسير الاجتماعي وتطبيقاتها من تفسير المنار لسورة النساء
Abstract: There is no doubt that the interpretation of al-Qur'an (al-Manār) is one of the best social interpretation: through the formulation of meanings in the Qur'an in indeed a fascinating way, the application of the Qur'anic text on the universe, and the systems of urbanization. Therefore, this research aims at extracting a group of elements based on the interpretation of al-Manār. These methodologies are easily followed and known for anyone who wants to understand the origins of the Manār interpretation method. The researcher has followed two main approaches: the inductive approach and the analytical method, by collecting the verses related to the methodological rules, and studying the content of the interpretation of al-Manār and analyzing it in order to achieve the desired results. For the purposes of the research, one surah was chosen, which is the Surah of al-Nisā’. Additionally, the analysis of the text of al-Manār’s interpretation of women's image and the pursuit of systematic rules, came to five general rules, such as the detection of ambiguity, the ambiguity of terms, legal directives and their link to society. Also, it considers the history of nations and peoples, linking the past to the present. and taking into account developments and changes in civilization.
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