Sufism : a new history of Islamic mysticism

Level B N297.4 /748091 On loanDue: 12-04-2021   Request
Full title: Sufism : a new history of Islamic mysticism / Alexander Knysh.
Main author: Knysh, Alexander D., (Author)
Format: Book           


Table of Contents:
  • How and why Sufism came to be
  • What's in a name? How definitions of Sufism have become a site of polemical partis-pris
  • Discourses
  • Sufism in comparison : the common ferment of Hellenism
  • Practices, ethos, communities, and leaders
  • Sufism's recent trajectories : what lies behind Sufi-Salafi confrontation?