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The Resource Sufism : an introduction to the mystical tradition of Islam, Carl W. Ernst

Sufism : an introduction to the mystical tradition of Islam, Carl W. Ernst

Label
Sufism : an introduction to the mystical tradition of Islam
Title
Sufism
Title remainder
an introduction to the mystical tradition of Islam
Statement of responsibility
Carl W. Ernst
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Ernst, Carl W.
Dewey number
297.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
BP189
LC item number
.E76 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sufism
  • Mysticism
Label
Sufism : an introduction to the mystical tradition of Islam, Carl W. Ernst
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-249) and index
Contents
List of figures -- Preface to the 2011 edition -- Preface to the first edition -- 1. What is Sufism? -- 2. The sacred sources of Sufism -- 3. Saints and sainthood -- 4. The names of God, meditation, and mystical experience -- 5. The Sufi orders: mastery, discipleship, and initiation -- 6. Sufi poetry -- 7. Sufi music and dance -- 8. Sufism in the contemporary world -- Notes -- Select bibliography -- Select discography -- Index
Control code
ocn642843259
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 263 p.
Isbn
9781590308844
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010053253
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)642843259
Label
Sufism : an introduction to the mystical tradition of Islam, Carl W. Ernst
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 243-249) and index
Contents
List of figures -- Preface to the 2011 edition -- Preface to the first edition -- 1. What is Sufism? -- 2. The sacred sources of Sufism -- 3. Saints and sainthood -- 4. The names of God, meditation, and mystical experience -- 5. The Sufi orders: mastery, discipleship, and initiation -- 6. Sufi poetry -- 7. Sufi music and dance -- 8. Sufism in the contemporary world -- Notes -- Select bibliography -- Select discography -- Index
Control code
ocn642843259
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xxiii, 263 p.
Isbn
9781590308844
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2010053253
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)642843259

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