Journals Higher Education



Published: 16 November 2016

368 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199977642

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Western Sufism

From the Abbasids to the New Age

Mark Sedgwick

  • Examines the deep roots of Western Sufism, commonly thought to be a relatively recent phenomenon
  • The first complete history of the Western relationship with Sufism
  • Presents a portrait of a long-established relationship between Western thought and Islam that is productive and collaborative, rather than discordant