Studies in Islamic Mysticism / Edition 1

Studies in Islamic Mysticism / Edition 1

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by Reynold A. Nicholson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0700702784

ISBN-13: 9780700702787

Pub. Date: 11/09/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

A re-issue in paperback of Nicholson's classic survey of the field of Islamic mysticism. Intended as reading for students of sufism, philosophy and literature, also providing an introduction to the translations of both  See more details below

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A re-issue in paperback of Nicholson's classic survey of the field of Islamic mysticism. Intended as reading for students of sufism, philosophy and literature, also providing an introduction to the translations of both

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780700702787
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/09/2001
Pages:
296
Product dimensions:
0.67(w) x 5.50(h) x 8.50(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. IAbu Sa'id Ibn Abi 'L-Khayr1
Ch. IIThe Perfect Man77
Essence, Attribute, and Name89
The Descent of the Absolute94
The Essence as God97
The Heavenly Man103
The Macrocosm121
The Return to the Essence125
Religion, Revelation, and Prophecy130
Appendix I. Jili's 'Ayniyya143
Appendix II. Some Notes on the Fususu 'l-Hikam149
Ch. IIIThe Odes of Ibnu 'L-Farid162
Index of Names and Titles267
Index of Subjects272
Index of Technical Terms, Etc278

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