BOOK REVIEWS. Imaginal Worlds: lbn Al-‘ArabT and the Problem of Religious Diversity. By WILLIAM C. CHITTICK. Albany: State University of New York Press. In Imaginal Worlds William Chittick brings together revised versions of essays originally written between and To a large extent the book recapitulates. Imaginal Worlds: Ibn Al-àrabi and the Problem of. Religious Diversity SUNY Series in Islam Chittick, William C. State University of New York Press
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The Self-Disclosure of God: He then suggests how these teachings can be employed to conceptualize the study of world religions in a contemporary context.
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It summarizes many of Ibn worrlds teachings in a simple manner. Click on image to enlarge. Selected pages Title Page. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of In the first part Chittick explains Ibn al-Arabi’s concept of human perfection; in the second part he looks at various implications of the World of Imagination; and in the ailliam part he exposes Ibn al-Arabi’s teachings on why God’s wisdom demands diversity of religious expression, and he suggests how these teachings can be employed to conceptualize the study of world religions in a contemporary context.
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