2019-2020 University Catalog 
    
    Dec 05, 2019  
2019-2020 University Catalog
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REL 283 - Sufism: Islamic Mysticism


FDR: HU
Credits: 3

This course explores the mystical expressions and institutions known as Sufism within the Islamic community. Topics include the elaboration of Sufism from the core tenets of Islam; Sufi practices of ecstasy and discipline; the artistic and literary products of the Sufi experience; the institutions of Sufi orders, saints, shrines, and popular practices; and the debates among Muslims over the place of Sufism within the greater tradition of Islam. Atanasova.




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