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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (2): 171–185.
Published: 01 August 2009
... into the Islamic sphere. The characteristically modern modes of power that Michel Foucault identified as governmentality and the particular kinds of knowledge and subjectivities associated with them were profoundly rearticulating the nature of Sufism in Ottoman lands by the last quarter of the nineteenth century...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (1): 58–68.
Published: 01 May 2010
... with Sufis since God is the world in this brand of Sufism, Queen Amidala, which is essentially in the same the world belongs to one who experiences inner way: in the virtual realm. What is at stake here is fullness through strong emotions bridging the that the schizophrenic encounter with others...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (3): 647–656.
Published: 01 December 2015
... into the field of articulated theology, suggesting a virulent contestation for orthodoxy where traditionalists are hardly outflanked by the supposed scripturalism of Salafi doctrine. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Islam Africa theology Salafism Sufism References Brenner Louis...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2012) 32 (1): 183–194.
Published: 01 May 2012
... Alf- e Sani (Renewer of life, and a political ideology. Before his so- [of the Faith] in the second Millennium). Shah Comparative   journ in Europe, he was drawn to Sufism and Waliullah had thought that the principal cause...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 356–364.
Published: 01 December 2010
...- of Fayzi interprets these Indian traditions very nation of the substance of  His attributes. Carl 6. On the explanation of the wisdom of the much in terms of Sufism and a generalized...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 617–633.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of the text, which explic- ligiosity over and above the more narrowly Is- itly define Banne Miyan as a Muslim saint within 22. Shah Mahmud Awrangabadi, Malfuzat-e-Naqsh- porary Pakistani Sufism,” Muslim World 94 (2004...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1996) 16 (1): 41–54.
Published: 01 May 1996
... of the few story of Shaykh Nizam al-Din Awliya (1 236- 1325), sources of authority capable of challenging the mon- the great 14th-century Sufi Saint of the Chishti order arch. at Delhi, revered even today as one of the luminaries The map of medieval India can be pictured as a of Indian Sufism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2011) 31 (2): 550–552.
Published: 01 August 2011
... on Sufism and other forms of Islam in con- tions among the Arab, Turkish, and Persian literary temporary Syria, as well as on Arab ethnicity and traditions. Her book titled Burying the Beloved: Mar- Muslim communities in Brazil. His recent pub...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2022) 42 (1): 277–282.
Published: 01 May 2022
..., which itself draws inspiration from both Sigmund Freud and non-European religious traditions such as Buddhism and Islamic Sufism in its articulation of the self and its desires, and recasts the Freudian understanding of transference in the relationship between analyst and analysand. Omnia El-Shakry...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2004) 24 (1): 277–278.
Published: 01 May 2004
... to the “in- In chapter four, Knut Vikor examines Sufism and so- digenous” practice of African socialism (Ujamaa). Thus, cial welfare in the Bedouin society of the Sahara. He by focusing on the African continent troubled by a mul- disputes the unhidden skepticism about the practicabil- titude of socioeconomic...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2009) 29 (3): 528–543.
Published: 01 December 2009
.... With this This is our Hussein. This drowned soul and martyred spirit, in mind, it is not surprising to find that the fun- Whose blood has quenched the desert’s thirst damental elements of Sufism are also present in And turned it to a field...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 219–222.
Published: 01 May 2020
... criterion of what is Islamic while defending Sufism and Islamic philosophy as engagements with Pre-text against Text-centered Wahhabism without enacting a performative contradiction? (Cf. 269–73, 532–35.) My answer to this last question would be negative. Secular states, one might add, also...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2017) 37 (2): 226–234.
Published: 01 August 2017
..., it plantation and growth of various forms of Sufism is inescapable today that related political events and Sufi orders — including, but not limited to, and institutionalizations did not stifle antecedent Qadiriyya and, much later, Tijaniyya — that even pluralisms of language, culture...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 700–701.
Published: 01 December 2005
... a is ninSfimsneteSeventeenth the since Sufism Indian Safr nvriyPes,illus- Press), University (Stanford...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 203–208.
Published: 01 May 2020
... norms of comportment, aesthetic tastes, and cosmopolitan outlook among the elite. And, not least, a shrine-centered Sufism served as the primary interface with the sacred, bridging high-minded philosophical speculation with concrete practices of the veneration of holy men and their graves and relics...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2005) 25 (3): 600–616.
Published: 01 December 2005
... of lect. the Hindu is devalued.13 In another passage in the Masnavi Rumi Although the analogy is not well devel- uses the female biological function of menstru- oped, there are instances in Sufism where...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2014) 34 (3): 565–573.
Published: 01 December 2014
... . ———. Indian Ocean Migrants and State Formation in Hadhramaut: Reforming the Homeland . Leiden : Brill , 2003 . Green Nile . Sufism: A Global History . London : Wiley-Blackwell , 2012 . Hamid Abu . Syekh Yusuf Makassar: Seorang Ulama, Sufi dan Pejuang (Syekh Yusuf of Makassar: Ulama...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2015) 35 (2): 382–384.
Published: 01 August 2015
... include public culture and cultural practices, His primary field of research is medieval Egypt and especially music in modern Southern India. Her Syria, with a focus on intellectual history, visual cul- publications include Indigenous Capital and Imperial ture, and Sufism. He is author of Sanctity...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2010) 30 (3): 667–669.
Published: 01 December 2010
..., and his nine books. the Netherlands. He is the author of several books on Sufism and Islamic ethics and coeditor, with Firoozeh Papan-Matin is a specialist in Persian liter...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (2020) 40 (1): 195–198.
Published: 01 May 2020
..., and values of the high culture of elites constituted an important component for upward social mobility; (c) the vast majority of the population participated in the normative truth claims of the cosmologies of Sufism; and (d) the elites viewed the masses as in constant need of reform of their values. Yet...