The Resource Mysticism and sacred scripture, edited by Steven T. Katz

Mysticism and sacred scripture, edited by Steven T. Katz

Label
Mysticism and sacred scripture
Title
Mysticism and sacred scripture
Statement of responsibility
edited by Steven T. Katz
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This is the fourth volume in an influential series that presents a basic revaluation of the nature of mysticism. Each provides a collection of solicited papers by noted experts in the study of religion. This new volume will explore how the great mystics and mystical traditions use, interpret, and reconstruct the sacred scriptures of their traditions
Cataloging source
MT4IT
Dewey number
291.4/22
Index
no index present
LC call number
BL625
LC item number
.K37 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Mysticism and sacred scripture, edited by Steven T. Katz
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
other
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Mysticism and the interpretation of sacred scripture / Steven T. Katz -- Mystical identity and scriptural justification / Shlomo Biderman -- The Zohar as exegesis / Moshe Idel -- The Book of Zohar and exegetical spirituality / Michael Fishbane -- The fourfold sense of scripture in Christian mysticism / Ewert Cousins -- Classical Sufi approaches to scripture / Peter Awn -- Ibn al-ʻArabi's hermeneutics of mercy / William C. Chittick -- Sacred scriptures and the mysticism of Advaita Vedānta / Arvind Sharma -- Mystical cognition and canonical authority: the devotional mysticism of the Bhāgavata Purāṇa / Barbara A. Holdrege -- Experiencing scriptural diversity: words and stories in Hindu tradition / Daniel Gold -- Mysticism and scripture in Theravāda Buddhism / Ninian Smart -- Tao, world, and mind: mystical adaptations of the Taoist classics / Livia Kohn
Control code
ocn252640813
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 260 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195357097
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36012166
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)252640813
  • pebcs0195097041

Library Locations

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