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Product Description: At the very heart of Islam lies the spiritual way of Sufism. Far removed from the negative portrayal of Islam in the headlines, Sufism is rooted in the harmonious qualities of peace, love, beauty, and wisdom. Its primary focus is to return human beings to unity with God...read more
By Seyyed Hossein Nasr (foreword by)

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9781936597468 | World Wisdom Books, December 7, 2015, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: At the very heart of Islam lies the spiritual way of Sufism.

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By Caner K. Dagli (editor), Maria Massi Dakake (editor), Joseph E. B. Lumbard (editor), Seyyed Hossein Nasr (editor) and Mohammed Rustom (editor)

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9780061125867 | Harperone, November 17, 2015, cover price $59.99

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9780061125881 | Lea edition (Harperone, November 17, 2015), cover price $99.99

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Product Description: This volume gathers together the numerous essays by the Iranian metaphysician and ontologist, Seyyed Hossein Nasr, on Islamic philosophers and the intricate relationship between Persian culture and its philosophical schools. Brought together into a single volume for the first time, these essays span four decades of Nasr's prolific and learned scholarship on the development of Islamic philosophy, as well as the general history of Islam, and expound his belief that philosophy is not merely a rational but a sacred activity...read more

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9780700703142 | Routledge, November 1, 1996, cover price $188.00 | About this edition: This volume gathers together the numerous essays by the Iranian metaphysician and ontologist, Seyyed Hossein Nasr, on Islamic philosophers and the intricate relationship between Persian culture and its philosophical schools.

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9781138883840, titled "The Islamic Intellectual Tradition in Persia" | Routledge, March 31, 2015, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: This volume gathers together the numerous essays by the Iranian metaphysician and ontologist, Seyyed Hossein Nasr, on Islamic philosophers and the intricate relationship between Persian culture and its philosophical schools.

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9780842528399 | Bilingual edition (Brigham Young Univ Pr, June 15, 2014), cover price $39.95
9780312031749, titled "Maritime Strategy and the Balance of Power: Britain and America in the Twentieth Century" | Palgrave Macmillan, November 1, 1989, cover price $59.95 | also contains Maritime Strategy and the Balance of Power: Britain and America in the Twentieth Century

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Product Description: The author treats in a simple and accessble style with reader-friendly and teaching-friendly features, not only of love of God and love of the neighbour, but also of family love; friendship; the stages of falling in love; sexual love; extra-marital love; beauty; taste and much more, all based entirely on the Holy Quar'an...read more
By Seyyed Hossein Nasr (foreword by)

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9781903682845 | 7 expanded edition (Islamic Text Society, January 1, 2014), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The author treats in a simple and accessble style with reader-friendly and teaching-friendly features, not only of love of God and love of the neighbour, but also of family love; friendship; the stages of falling in love; sexual love; extra-marital love; beauty; taste and much more, all based entirely on the Holy Quar'an.

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Photographs show the cities of Mecca and Medina during the holy month of Ramadan (view table of contents)

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9780893817527 | Reprint edition (Aperture, October 1, 1997), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Photographs show the cities of Mecca and Medina during the holy month of Ramadan

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Product Description: The very heart of the Islamic tradition is love; no other word adequately captures the quest for transformation that lies at this tradition’s center. So argues esteemed professor of medieval Islam William C. Chittick in this survey of the extensive Arabic and Persian literature on topics ranging from the Qur’an up through the twelfth century...read more

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9780300185959 | Yale Univ Pr, July 16, 2013, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: The very heart of the Islamic tradition is love; no other word adequately captures the quest for transformation that lies at this tradition’s center.

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9780415830867 | Routledge, June 14, 2013, cover price $130.00
9780710301772 | Columbia Univ Pr, June 1, 1987, cover price $69.95

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9780710303325 | Reprint edition (Kegan Paul Intl, February 1, 1995), cover price $150.00

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Product Description: The fourth volume ofAn Anthology of Philosophy in Persia deals with one of the richest and yet least known periods of philosophical life in Persia, the centuries between the seventh-thirteenth century, that saw the eclipse of the school of Khorosan, and the tenth-sixteenth century that coincided with the rise of the Safavids...read more

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9781848857490 | Tauris Academic Studies, January 22, 2013, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: The fourth volume ofAn Anthology of Philosophy in Persia deals with one of the richest and yet least known periods of philosophical life in Persia, the centuries between the seventh-thirteenth century, that saw the eclipse of the school of Khorosan, and the tenth-sixteenth century that coincided with the rise of the Safavids.

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9780205185931, titled "Study Guide for Biopsychology" | Allyn & Bacon, June 1, 1996, cover price $23.00 | also contains An Anthology of Philosophy in Persia: From the School of Illumination to Philosophical Mysticism, Study Guide for Biopsychology

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Product Description: Lavishly illustrated by award-winning illustrator, Demi, this magical and inspiring story of the adventures of a flock of wayfaring birds in search of their king will delight children with its tales of overcoming fear, physical hardship, and inner limitations...read more
By Seyyed Hossein Nasr (foreword by)

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9781937786021 | Natl Book Network, September 16, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Lavishly illustrated by award-winning illustrator, Demi, this magical and inspiring story of the adventures of a flock of wayfaring birds in search of their king will delight children with its tales of overcoming fear, physical hardship, and inner limitations.

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Product Description: "Whoever memorizes and preserves forty hadith relating to religion," said the Prophet Muhammad, "God will resurrect that person on the Day of Judgment as a jurist and religious scholar." Inspired by this and similar sayings, early Muslims endeavored to organize and publish prophetic traditions in sets of forties on specific subject matters...read more

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9781871031904 | Kazi Pubns Inc, May 6, 2012, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: "Whoever memorizes and preserves forty hadith relating to religion," said the Prophet Muhammad, "God will resurrect that person on the Day of Judgment as a jurist and religious scholar.

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Product Description: The Path of Worshippers to the Paradise of the Lord of the Universe is an authoritative book and a guideline on practical Sufism ('irfan-i 'amali). It is also a mirror to the soul of its author. In this book Ghazzali speaks not only as a scholar but also as a master and sincerely shares his spiritual experiences with his readers in a simple language and an intimate tone...read more
By Mohammad H. Faghfoory (trans) and Seyyed Hossein Nasr (foreword by)

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9780761855712 | Univ Pr of Amer, April 19, 2012, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: The Path of Worshippers to the Paradise of the Lord of the Universe is an authoritative book and a guideline on practical Sufism ('irfan-i 'amali).

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9780761855729 | Univ Pr of Amer, April 13, 2012, cover price $32.99 | About this edition: The Path of Worshippers to the Paradise of the Lord of the Universe is an authoritative book and a guideline on practical Sufism ('irfan-i 'amali).

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Product Description: The foremost U.S. authority on Islam and, Seyyed Hossein Nasr discusses today’s hot button issues—including holy wars, women’s rights, the rise of Islamic fundamentalism, and the future of Moslems in the Middle East—in this groundbreaking discussion of the fastest-growing religion in the world...read more

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9780061905810 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, January 24, 2012), cover price $21.99 | also contains Islam in the Modern World: Challenged by the West, Threatened by Fundamentalism, Keeping Faith with Tradition | About this edition: The foremost U.

Miscellaneous:

9780062020123 | Harpercollins, December 21, 2010, cover price $9.99

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Product Description: The foremost U.S. authority on Islam and, Seyyed Hossein Nasr discusses today’s hot button issues—including holy wars, women’s rights, the rise of Islamic fundamentalism, and the future of Moslems in the Middle East—in this groundbreaking discussion of the fastest-growing religion in the world...read more

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9780061905803 | Harpercollins, January 25, 2011, cover price $29.99 | About this edition: The foremost U.

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9780061905810 | Reprint edition (Harpercollins, January 24, 2012), cover price $21.99 | also contains Islam in the Modern World: Challenged by the West, Threatened by Fundamentalism, Keeping Faith With Tradition | About this edition: The foremost U.

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Product Description: This collection of essays by one of the best known contemporary Muslim scholars writing in English covers many facets of Islamic life and thought. The author has brought together studies dealing with the practical as well as intellectual aspects of Islam in both their historical and contemporary reality...read more

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9780415442534 | 1 edition (Routledge, December 25, 2007), cover price $195.00 | About this edition: This collection of essays by one of the best known contemporary Muslim scholars writing in English covers many facets of Islamic life and thought.
9780873954907 | State Univ of New York Pr, October 1, 1981, cover price $59.50 | About this edition: This collection of essays by one of the best known contemporary Muslim scholars writing in English covers many facets of Islamic life and thought.

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9780415611855 | Routledge, December 17, 2010, cover price $54.95 | About this edition: This collection of essays by one of the best known contemporary Muslim scholars writing in English covers many facets of Islamic life and thought.
9781930637146 | Kazi Pubns Inc, October 1, 2000, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: This book includes essays dealing with many of the major facets of Islam and Islamic civilization including law and society, the cultural and intellectual life of Islam embracing both the sciences and philosophy, and Sufism.
9780873954914 | State Univ of New York Pr, October 1, 1981, cover price $21.95 | About this edition: This collection of essays by one of the best known contemporary Muslim scholars writing in English covers many facets of Islamic life and thought.

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Product Description: In this book, a series of interviews offers an accessible, revealing, human and intellectual biography of leading Islamic scholar Seyyed Hossein Nasr.• An explanatory foreword, "The Spiritual and Intellectual Journey of Seyyed Hossein Nasr" by Jamin Jahanbegloo• An introduction by Terry Moore• Organization by both chronology and concept to facilitate ease of use for students and scholars, as well as for more casual reader...read more
By Ramin Jahanbegloo (contributor), Terry Moore (introduced by) and Seyyed Hossein Nasr

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9780313383243 | Praeger Pub Text, July 14, 2010, cover price $60.00 | About this edition: In this book, a series of interviews offers an accessible, revealing, human and intellectual biography of leading Islamic scholar Seyyed Hossein Nasr.

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9781845116057 | Tauris Academic Studies, January 15, 2010, cover price $75.00

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9780130128614, titled "Intermediate Algebra: Review, Refernece, and Practice" | Prentice Hall, June 1, 1999, cover price $74.00 | also contains Intermediate Algebra: Review, Refernece, and Practice

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Traces the history of Islamic mathematics, science, and applied science and articulates their perception of our relationship to the universe (view table of contents)

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9780905035024 | Kazi Pubns Inc, January 1, 2010, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: Traces the history of Islamic mathematics, science, and applied science and articulates their perception of our relationship to the universe

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Product Description: This landmark book reveals the structure of Rumī's thirteenth-century classic, the Mathnawī. A beloved collection of 25,000 picturesque, alliterative verses full of anecdotes and parables on what appear to be loosely connected themes, the Mathnawī presents itself as spontaneous and unplanned...read more
By Seyyed Hossein Nasr (foreword by)

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9781438427959 | State Univ of New York Pr, October 8, 2009, cover price $70.00 | About this edition: This landmark book reveals the structure of Rumī's thirteenth-century classic, the Mathnawī.

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By Joseph E. B. Lumbard (editor) and Seyyed Hossein Nasr (foreword by)

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9781933316666 | Rev exp edition (World Wisdom Books, August 1, 2009), cover price $21.95
9780941532600 | World Wisdom Books, June 1, 2004, cover price $19.95

Product Description: Originally published between 1955 and 1981 the volumes in this mini-set include works by G E von Grünebaum, Seyyed Hossein Nasr, F Rahman, and A J Wensinck. Examining the nature and growth of the cultural tradition of Islam, the volumes in this set cover Islamic life and thought, the role of the Prophet, prophecy in Islam, the Crusades and problems of the twentieth century Arab world...read more

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9780415433600, titled "Philosophy Mini-set D: Routledge Library Editions, Islam" | Routledge, April 29, 2009, cover price $1600.00 | About this edition: Originally published between 1955 and 1981 the volumes in this mini-set include works by G E von Grünebaum, Seyyed Hossein Nasr, F Rahman, and A J Wensinck.

Miscellaneous:

9780061745294 | Harpercollins, March 17, 2009, cover price $9.99

Miscellaneous:

9780061746604 | Harpercollins, March 17, 2009, cover price $9.99

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