Creative Imagination in the Sufism of Ibn Arabi

Creative Imagination in the Sufism of Ibn Arabi

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A penetrating analysis of the life and doctrines of the Spanish-born Arab theologian. A penetrating analysis of the life and doctrines of the Spanish-born Arab theologian. Originally published in 1969. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback and hardcover editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.
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  • Paperback | 424 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 21.84mm | 567g
  • New Jersey, United States
  • English
  • 0691615063
  • 9780691615066
  • 883,247

Table of contents

*FrontMatter, pg. i*Contents, pg. v*List of Plates, pg. vii*Introduction, pg. 1*Ch. I. Divine Passion and Compassion, pg. 105*Ch. II. Sophiology and Devotio Sympathetica, pg. 136*Prologue, pg. 179*III. The Creation as Theophany, pg. 184*Ch. IV. Theophanic Imagination and Creativity of the Heart, pg. 216*Ch. V. Man's Prayer and God's Prayer, pg. 246*Ch. VI. The "Form of God", pg. 272*Epilogue, pg. 283*Notes and Appendices, pg. 285*List of Works Cited, pg. 391*Index, pg. 399
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