Stock Image

Sufism and Sufis in Ottoman Society: Sources - Doctrine - Rituals - Turuq - Architecture - Literature and Fine Arts - Modernism.


6 ratings by Goodreads
ISBN 10: 9751618320 / ISBN 13: 9789751618320
Published by Ankara: TTK, 2005., Ankara:, 2005
New Condition: New Hardcover
From BOSPHORUS BOOKS (Istanbul, Turkey)

AbeBooks Seller Since October 18, 2005

Quantity Available: 1

Buy New
Price: US$ 61.36 Convert Currency
Shipping: US$ 18.75 From Turkey to U.S.A. Destination, Rates & Speeds
Add to basket

30 Day Return Policy

About this Item

OCAK, AHMET YASAR (Edited by) Sufism and Sufis in Ottoman Society: Sources - Doctrine - Rituals - Turuq - Architecture - Literature and Fine Arts - Modernism. Ankara: TTK, 2005. Large 8vo., xxxv, 650 p., 147 color and b/w plates. Printed to 1000 copies. Original binding. Dust wrapper. New Oversize and very heavy volume. Please contact for postage cost. ISBN: 9789751618320 CATALOG: Islamica KEYWORDS: Tasavvuf - Islamic mysticism - Sufism Philosophy of Islam Alevism Devish Mevlevi order of dervishes Ottoman culture Dervish lodge Mevlana Whirling dervishes Dervish order A massive collection of 22 essays (20 in English, 2 in French) by leading scholars of Islamic sufism in the Ottoman empire. CONTENTS: PART ONE: SOURCES. Archival sources for the history of sufism in the Ottoman period [Nejat Goyunc]. Basic sources for mystical thought in the Ottoman period [Suleyman Uludag]. Books about sufi terminology [Mustafa Kara]. PART TWO: ORIGINS AND DOCTRINE. Origins of Anatolian sufism [Ahmet T. Karamustafa]. La reception de la doctrine d'Ibn 'Arabi dans le monde ottoman [Michel Chodkiewicz]. PART THREE: RITUALS. Rituals and main principles of sufism during the Ottoman Empire [O. Tugrul Inancer]. Sufi order garments and accessories during the Ottoman Empire [Nurhan Atasoy]. PART FOUR: TURUQ AND THEIR GEOGRAPHICAL DISTRIBUTION. General distributions of the sufi orders in Ottoman Anatolia [Osman Turer]. Les Turuq dans les Balkans a l'epoque ottomane [Nathalie Clayer-Alexandre Popovic]. A new look at the rise and expansion of the Khalidi sub-order [B. Abu-Manneh]. PART FIVE: ARCHITECTURE. Ottoman architecture and the sufi orders: Dervish lodges [M. Baha Tanman]. The position of the tekkes in Ottoman cities and urban districts: The Istanbul example [M. Baha Tanman]. The Tekye of Murad Ra'is on Rhodes [John Robert Barnes]. The Bektashi tekke of Durbali Sultan in Central-Greece [Machiel Kiel]. PART SIX: LITERATURE AND FINE ARTS. The theory of the dawr and the dawriyas in Ottoman sufi literature [Abdullah Ucman]. Music of the Ottoman sufi orders [Walter Feldman]. Sufi order sages in Ottoman calligraphy [M. Ugur Derman]. Illustration and the art of the book in the sufi orders in the Ottoman Empire [Filiz Cagman-Zeren Tanindi]. PART SEVEN: SUFISM AND MODERNISM. The social and cultural activities of the dervishes under the Second Constitution [Mustafa Kara]. Sufism and the sufi orders as a target of criticism and purge in contemporary Turkish thought [Ismail Kara]. The last generation of the Malamis: The transfer of tradition from the Ottoman Empire to the Turkish Republic and the problem of compatibility [Ruya Kilic]. Freemasonry revisited by the Muslim reformists and the sufis [Thierry Zarcone]. Bookseller Inventory # 44030

Ask Seller a Question

Bibliographic Details

Title: Sufism and Sufis in Ottoman Society: Sources...

Publisher: Ankara: TTK, 2005., Ankara:

Publication Date: 2005

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition:New

About this title


CONTRIBUTORS LISTE OF ABREVIATIONS TRANSLITERATION SYSTEM INTRODUCTION PART ONE: BELIEFS ABDULAZIZ SACHEDINA, The Wali of God and the Wasi of the Prophet: 'Ali b. Abi Talib in Twelver Shi`ite belief MOHAMMAD ALI AMIR-MOEZZI, Considérations sur l'expression "Din 'Ali": Aux origines de la foi shiite FARHAD DAFTARY, 'Ali in classical Ismaili theology IRÈNE MELIKOFF, La divinisation d'Ali chez les Bektachis Alevis MEIR M. BAL-ASHER and ARYEH KOFSKY, The Nusayri doctrine of 'Ali's divinity and the Nusayri trinity according to an unpublished treatise from the 7th/13th century E. RUHI FIGLALI, 'Ali in the Sunni historical and theological tradition ALEXANDER FODOR, Types of Shi`ite amulets from Iraq PART TWO: POPULAR LITERATURE AND ICONOGRAPHY ISMET CETIN, 'Ali in Turkish folk literature SERPIL BAGCI, From texts to pictures: 'Ali in manuscript painting FREDERICK DE JONG, The iconography of Bektashiism: A survey of themes and symbolism in clerical costume, liturgical objects and pictorial art M. UGUR DERMAN, 'Ali in Ottoman calligraphy GENERAL INDEX

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Store Description

Welcome to Bosphorus Books! We provide a fast and efficient service in supplying books, serials and monographs published in Turkey to numerous university libraries, research centers and private individuals.

Visit Seller's Storefront

Terms of Sale:

Mastercard and Visa accepted. Please do not hesitate to ask any Turkey-related
books which are not included in our inventory.

Shipping Terms:

Shipping costs are based on books weighing 2.2 LB, or 1 KG. If your book order is heavy or oversized, we may contact you to let you know extra shipping is required.

List this Seller's Books

Payment Methods
accepted by seller

Visa Mastercard American Express