Saints and Sons: The Making and Remaking of the Rashidi Ahmadi Sufi Order, 1799-2000

Saints and Sons: The Making and Remaking of the Rashidi Ahmadi Sufi Order, 1799-2000

by Mark Sedgwick
     
 

The first history of the Rashidi Ahmadiyya argues for a new explanation of the great Sufi revival of the eighteenth century, and also defines a new paradigm of development and change in Sufi orders.  See more details below

Overview

The first history of the Rashidi Ahmadiyya argues for a new explanation of the great Sufi revival of the eighteenth century, and also defines a new paradigm of development and change in Sufi orders.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004140134
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
11/23/2004
Series:
Social, Economic and Political Studies of the Middle East and Asia Series, #97
Pages:
256
Product dimensions:
6.46(w) x 9.64(h) x 0.93(d)

Meet the Author

Mark J. Sedgwick, Ph.D. (1999) in History, University of Bergen, is Associate Professor of History at the American University in Cairo. He has published extensively on Sufism and New Religious Movements, including Sufism: The Essentials (AUC Press, 2000) and Against the Modern World (Oxford University Press, 2004)

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