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Sufis and Anti-Sufis: The Defence, Rethinking and Rejection of Sufism in the Modern World
by E. Sirriyeh
Despite its continuing appeal in the Muslim world, Sufism has faced fierce challenges in the last 250 years. This volume assesses the evolution of anti-Sufism since the middle of the eighteenth century and Sufi strategies for survival. It also considers the efforts of a few significant Muslim intellectuals to contemplate a future for a mystical approach to Islam without tr ...more
Paperback, 188 pages
Published October 21st 1998 by Routledge/Curzon
(first published October 1st 1998)
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