Classical Spirituality in Contemporary America: The Confluence and Contribution of G.I. Gurdjieff and Sufism

Classical Spirituality in Contemporary America: The Confluence and Contribution of G.I. Gurdjieff and Sufism

by Michael S. Pittman

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781472522931
Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
Publication date: 01/09/2014
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.70(d)

About the Author

Michael S. Pittman is Associate Professor of Humanities and World Religions at Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, USA.

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction
1. Gurdjieff and Sufism: The Creation of a Discourse
2. Gurdjieff's Discourse on the Soul: Beelzebub's Tales and Sufism
3. J.G. Bennett and the Gospel of Gurdjieff and Sufism
4. Gurdjieff, American Style: Sherborne House and Claymont Court
5. Gurdjieff and the Continuing Influence of Sufism in America
Notes
Bibliography
Index

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