Western Sufism: from the Abbasids to the new age

In this work, Mark Sedgwick shows that Western Sufism is not a recent phenomenon of the 'new age' but rather is rooted in a series of intercultural transfers between the Muslim world and the West starting in the Middle Ages, and in centuries of later Western intellectual history

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Sedgwick, Mark J.
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: New York, NY Oxford University Press 2016
Further subjects:B Sufism ; North America ; History
B Mysticism ; Islam ; History
B Mysticism ; History
B Sufism ; History
B Sufism North America History
B Mysticism Islam History
B Sufism ; Europe ; History
B Mysticism History
B Sufism Europe History
B Neoplatonism
B Sufism History
Online Access: Volltext (Resolving-System; OUP)
Parallel Edition:Print version: 9780199977642
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Summary:In this work, Mark Sedgwick shows that Western Sufism is not a recent phenomenon of the 'new age' but rather is rooted in a series of intercultural transfers between the Muslim world and the West starting in the Middle Ages, and in centuries of later Western intellectual history
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
Previously issued in print: 2016
Zielgruppe - Audience: Specialized
ISBN:0190622709
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199977642.001.0001