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Princeton University Press

Sufism: A New History of Islamic Mysticism

Alexander Knysh

9780691139098

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Contents

 

Introduction

Chapter 1: How and Why Sufism Came to Be

Chapter 2: What's in a Name? How Definitions of Sufism Have Become A Site of Polemical Partis-Pris

Chapter 3: Discourses

Chapter 4: Sufism in Comparison: The Common Ferment of Hellenism

Chapter 5: Practices, Ethos, Communities, and Leaders

Chapter 6: Sufism's Recent Trajectories: What Lies behind the Sufi-Salafi Confrontation?