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 Divine Roots of Religion. Most users should sign in with their email address. The book is divided into three parts. This article is also available for rental through DeepDyve.
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This book is an introduction to his thought concerning the ultimate destiny of human beings, God and the cosmos, and the reasons for religious diversity. In this book Chittick explains Ibn al-Arabi’s concept of human perfection, his World of Imagination, and his teachings on why God’s wisdom demands diversity of religious expression.
Death and the Afterlife. Sign In Forgot password? In the first part Chittick explains Ibn al-Arabi’s concept of human perfection; in the second part he looks at various implications woorlds the World of Imagination; and wotlds the third 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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