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The Resource Sufism, mystics, and saints in modern Egypt, Valerie J. Hoffman

Sufism, mystics, and saints in modern Egypt, Valerie J. Hoffman

Label
Sufism, mystics, and saints in modern Egypt
Title
Sufism, mystics, and saints in modern Egypt
Statement of responsibility
Valerie J. Hoffman
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
297/.4/0962
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
BP188.8.E3
LC item number
H64 1995
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Studies in comparative religion
Label
Sufism, mystics, and saints in modern Egypt, Valerie J. Hoffman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sufism in an age of change -- Among the Sufis: experiences, methods, and approach -- The prophet Muhammad and his family in Egyptian Sufism -- The saints: bearers of the prophetic light -- The Sufi orders -- Foundations of the Sufi path -- Mystical concepts and practices in Egyptian Sufism -- Women and sexuality in Sufi life and thought -- Models of sainthood -- The life and influence of Shaykh Muhammad Authman Al-burhani -- Coptic Christianity and popular Islam in Egypt, elements of a common spirituality -- Conclusion: Sufism in modern Egypt
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 461 p.
Isbn
9781570030550
Lccn
95004373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Label
Sufism, mystics, and saints in modern Egypt, Valerie J. Hoffman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Sufism in an age of change -- Among the Sufis: experiences, methods, and approach -- The prophet Muhammad and his family in Egyptian Sufism -- The saints: bearers of the prophetic light -- The Sufi orders -- Foundations of the Sufi path -- Mystical concepts and practices in Egyptian Sufism -- Women and sexuality in Sufi life and thought -- Models of sainthood -- The life and influence of Shaykh Muhammad Authman Al-burhani -- Coptic Christianity and popular Islam in Egypt, elements of a common spirituality -- Conclusion: Sufism in modern Egypt
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 461 p.
Isbn
9781570030550
Lccn
95004373
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia

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