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Author Bashir, Shahzad, 1968-
Title Sufi bodies [electronic resource] : religion and society in medieval Islam / Shahzad Bashir.
Published New York : Columbia University Press, c2011.
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 Electronic Book  BP189.2 .B366 2011eb    ONLINE
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 274 p.) : ill., map, geneal. table.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [245]-262) and index.
Contents Framing Sufi ideas and practices -- Bodies inside out -- Befriending God corporeally -- Saintly socialities -- Sufi bodies in motion -- Bonds of love -- Engendered desires -- Miraculous food -- Corpses in morticians' hands.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Sufism.
Sufism -- Doctrines.
Related To Print version: Bashir, Shahzad,. Sufi bodies. New York : Columbia University Press, c2011. (CaONFJC)cou12600190 9786613260963
ISBN 9780231517607 (ebk.)
0231517602 (ebk.)
9780231144902 (hbk. : alk. paper)