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Author Sedgwick, Mark J.

Title Saints and sons : the making and remaking of the Rashīdi Aḥmadi Sufi order, 1799-2000 / by Mark Sedgwick
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005


Description 1 online resource (xiii, 255 pages) : maps
Series Social, economic, and political studies of the Middle East and Asia, 1385-3376 ; v. 97
Social, economic, and political studies of the Middle East and Asia ; v. 97. 1385-3376
Contents List of maps; Preface; Note on transliteration and dating; Introduction; Chapter One Ahmad ibn Idris; Chapter Two The tariqa Muhammadiyya; Chapter Three The Sanusiyya and the Khatmiyya; Chapter Four The Ahmadiyya under al-Rashid; Chapter Five The Ahmadiyya after the death of al-Rashid; Chapter Six The spread of the Dandarawi Ahmadiyya in the Arab world; Chapter Seven The spread of the Dandarawi Ahmadiyya in the Malay world; Chapter Eight Adulation in Egypt; Chapter Nine Institutionalization in Seremban; Chapter Ten Modernity in Singapore; Chapter Eleven Modernity in Cairo and Beirut
Summary The first history of the Rashidi Ahmadiyya argues for a new explanation of the great Sufi revival of the eighteenth century, and also defines a new paradigm of development and change in Sufi orders
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 243-249) and index
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Subject Sufism -- History
Islamic sects -- History
Ahmadiyya -- History
RELIGION -- Islam -- Sufi.
Islamic sects
Rashīdī Aḥmadiyya.
Sufism -- History.
Islamic sects.
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9789047406075