Works by Knysh, Alexander D., 1957‒  as author | 15
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A clear and present danger

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2004 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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A tale of two poets: Sufism in Yemen during the Ottoman Epoch

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2010? Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Ibn ʿArabi in the later Islamic tradition: The making of a polemical image in medieval Islam

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1999? Single work   ➥ Monograph : Editions | 1
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Ibn ʿArabi in the Yemen

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1992 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Islamic mysticism

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2000 Single work   ➥ Monograph : Editions | 1
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Islamic philosophy in Russia and the Soviet Union

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1999? Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Multiples areas of influence

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2006? Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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"Orthodoxy" and "heresy" in Medieval Islam

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1993 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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The realms of responsibility in Ibn ʿArabi's al-Futuhat al-makkiya

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2002 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1

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Studying Sufism in Russia

Interest in esoteric and mystical aspects of Islam in present-day Russia and its Soviet and tsarist predecessors is a complex and multifaceted phenomenon. The article starts with a critical discussion of Aleksandr Dugin’s (b. 1962) interpretations of Sufism in his ambitious intellectual project Noomachia: Wars of the Intellect [and] Civilizations of Borderlands. The author then compares Dugin’s co... more

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2022 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Sufi commentary

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2020 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Sufism

The ascetic and mystical element that was implicit in Islam since its very inception grew steadily during the first Islamic centuries (the seventh–ninth centuries CE), which witnessed the appearance of the first Muslim ‘devotees’ (ʿubbād; nussāk) in Mesopotamia, Syria and Iran. By the sixth/twelfth century they had formed the first ascetic communities, which spread across the Muslim world and grad... more

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2017 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Sufism as an explanatory paradigm

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2002 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Tasting, drinking and quenching thirst

The Sufi term “tasting” (dhawq) and its semantic cognates “drinking” (shirb / shurb) and “quenching of thirst” (riyy) appear frequently in the Sufi writings of the ninth — eleventh centuries AD to denote a mystical experience of the true reality of God and the divine creation. Originally referring primarily to the mystic's psychological or somatic state (hal), in later Sufi literature and oral tea... more

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2020 Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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Борьба идей в средневековом исламе: теология и философия

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2011? Single work   ➥ Article : Editions | 1
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