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William Chittick
William C. Chittick (born 1943) is a philosoper, writer, translator and interpreter of classical Islamic philosophical and mystical texts. He is best known for his work on Rumi
Rumi
and Ibn 'Arabi, and has written extensively on the school of Ibn 'Arabi, Islamic philosophy, and Islamic cosmology.Contents1 Biography 2 Major works2.1 Books 2.2 Articles 2.3 Edited volumes 2.4 Translations3 See also 4 SourcesBiography[edit] Born in Milford, Connecticut, Chittick finished his BA at the College of Wooster in Ohio, and then went on to complete a PhD in Persian literature at University of Tehran
University of Tehran
under the supervision of Seyyed Hossein Nasr
Hossein Nasr
in 1974
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Milford, Connecticut
Milford is a city within Coastal Connecticut
Connecticut
and New Haven County, Connecticut, between Bridgeport, Connecticut
Connecticut
and New Haven, Connecticut. The population was 51,271 at the 2010 census.[5] The city includes the borough of Woodmont and the village of Devon
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Elémire Zolla
Elémire Zolla (9 July 1926 – 29 May 2002 ) was an Italian essayist, philosopher and historian of religion. He was a connoisseur of esoteric doctrines and a scholar of Eastern and Western mysticism. Biography[edit] Zolla was born in Turin to a cosmopolitan family. His father was the painter Venanzio Zolla (1880–1961), born in England of Lombard father and an Alsatian mother. His mother was Blanche Smith (1885–1951) a British musician, originally of Kent . Zolla spent his childhood between Paris, London, and Turin, speaking English, French, and Italian, while studying German and Spanish. At age 22, he became ill with tuberculosis. During this illness he wrote a novel, Minuetto all'inferno [Minuet in Hell], published in 1956, which won the Strega Prize for a debut work. In 1957, he moved to Rome, where he worked in the drafting of Tempo presente [This Time]
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Oxford
Oxford
Oxford
(/ˈɒksfərd/)[3][4] is a city in the South East region of England
England
and the county town of Oxfordshire. With an estimated 2016 population of 170,350, it is the 52nd largest city in the United Kingdom,[5][6] and one of the fastest growing and most ethnically diverse.[7][8] The city is situated 57 miles (92 km) from London, 69 miles (111 km) from Bristol, 65 miles (105 km) from both Southampton
Southampton
and Birmingham
Birmingham
and 25 miles (40 km) from Reading. The city is known worldwide as the home of the University of Oxford, the oldest university in the English-speaking world.[9] Buildings in Oxford
Oxford
demonstrate notable examples of every English architectural period since the late Saxon period. Oxford
Oxford
is known as the "city of dreaming spires", a term coined by poet Matthew Arnold
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Oxford University Press
Oxford
Oxford
University Press (OUP) is the largest university press in the world,[1] and the second oldest after Cambridge University
Cambridge University
Press. It is a department of the University of Oxford
University of Oxford
and is governed by a group of 15 academics appointed by the vice-chancellor known as the delegates of the press. They are headed by the secretary to the delegates, who serves as OUP's chief executive and as its major representative on other university bodies
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German Language
No official regulation ( German orthography
German orthography
regulated by the Council for German Orthography[4]). Language
Language
codesISO 639-1 deISO 639-2 ger
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Arabic Language
Arabic
Arabic
(Arabic: العَرَبِيَّة‎) al-ʻarabiyyah [ʔalʕaraˈbijːah] ( listen) or (Arabic: عَرَبِيّ‎) ʻarabī [ˈʕarabiː] ( listen) or [ʕaraˈbij]) is a Central Semitic language that first emerged in Iron Age northwestern Arabia and is now the lingua franca of the Arab world.[4] It is named after the Arabs, a term initially used to describe peoples living from Mesopotamia
Mesopotamia
in the east to the Anti- Lebanon
Lebanon
mountains in the west, in northwestern Arabia, and in the Sinai peninsula. Arabic
Arabic
is classified as a macrolanguage comprising 30 modern varieties, including its standard form (Modern Standard Arabic) [5]. The modern written language (Modern Standard Arabic) is derived from Classical Arabic
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World Wisdom
World Wisdom is an independent American publishing company established in 1980 in Bloomington, Indiana. World Wisdom publishes religious and philosophical texts, including the work of authors such as Frithjof Schuon, Seyyed Hossein Nasr, Titus Burckhardt, Ananda K. Coomaraswamy, Joseph Epes Brown, Paul Goble, Swami Ramdas, Samdhong Rinpoche, William Stoddart, and Martin Lings. The company publishes The Library of Perennial Philosophy, which focuses on the beliefs underlying the diverse religions, also referred to as Sophia Perennis or "Perennial Philosophy"
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Tu Weiming
Tu Weiming (simplified Chinese: 杜维明; traditional Chinese: 杜維明; pinyin: Dù Wéimíng; born February 26, 1940) is an ethicist and a New Confucian. He is Chair Professor of Humanities and Founding Director of the Institute for Advanced Humanistic Studies at Peking University. He is also Professor Emeritus and Senior Fellow of Asia Center at Harvard University.[1]Contents1 Biography 2 Publications2.1 Books 2.2 Edited books 2.3 Articles3 References 4 External linksBiography[edit] Tu was born in Kunming, Yunnan
Yunnan
Province, Mainland China
Mainland China
and grew up in Taiwan.[2] He obtained his B.A. (1961) in Chinese Studies from Tunghai University and learned from such prominent Confucian scholars as Mou Zongsan, Tang Junyi, and Xu Fuguan.[3] He earned his M.A. (1963) in Regional Studies (East Asia) and Ph.D
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Yale University Press
Yale University
Yale University
Press is a university press associated with Yale University. It was founded in 1908 by George Parmly Day,[3] and became an official department of Yale University
Yale University
in 1961, but it remains financially and operationally autonomous. As of 2009[update], Yale University
Yale University
Press published approximately 300 new hardcover and 150 new paperback books annually and has more than 6,000 books in print
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Studia Islamica
Studia Islamica
Studia Islamica
is an academic journal of Islamic studies
Islamic studies
focusing on the history, religion, law, literature, and language of the Muslim world, primarily Southwest Asian and Mediterranean
Mediterranean
lands. The editors-in-chief are A. L. Udovitch (Princeton University) and Houari Touati (School for Advanced Studies in the Social Sciences). It was established in 1953 and is published biannually. External links[edit]Official websiteThis Islam-related article is a stub. You can help by expanding it.v t eThis article about an academic journal on religious studies is a stub. You can help by expanding it.v t eSee tips for writing articles about academic journals
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Albanian Language
Latin
Latin
(Albanian alphabet) Albanian Braille Greek (Arvanitika)Official statusOfficial language in Albania  Kosovo[a]  Macedonia (partly)[2]Recognised minority language in Italy  Montenegro  Serbia  Croatia  RomaniaRegulated by Officially by the Social Sciences and Albanological Section of the Academy of Sciences of AlbaniaLanguage codesISO 639-1 sqISO 639-2 alb (B) sqi (T)ISO 639-3 sqi – inclusive code Individual codes: aae – Arbëresh aat – Arvanitika aln – Gheg als – ToskGlottolog alba1267[3]Linguasphere 55-AAA-aaa to 55-AAA-ahe (25 varieties) Albanian dialects
Albanian dialects
(The map does not indicate where the language is majority or minority).This article contains IPA phonetic symbols
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International Philosophical Quarterly
The International Philosophical Quarterly is a peer-reviewed academic journal edited by a group of academics at Fordham University, with the collaboration of the Université de Namur in Belgium. The journal was established in 1961 to provide a publishing forum for the international exchange of basic philosophical ideas
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Ayatollah Khomeini
Sayyid
Sayyid
Ruhollah Mūsavi Khomeini
Khomeini
(Persian: سید روح‌الله موسوی خمینی‎ [ruːhoɫˈɫɑːhe χomeiˈniː] ( listen); 24 September 1902 – 3 June 1989), known in the Western world
Western world
as Ayatollah
Ayatollah
Khomeini,[11] was an Iranian Shia
Shia
Muslim
Muslim
religious leader and politician. He was the founder of Iran
Iran
as an Islamic republic
Islamic republic
and the leader of its 1979 Iranian Revolution
Iranian Revolution
that saw the overthrow of 2500 years of Persian monarchy and Mohammad Reza Pahlavi, the last Shah
Shah
of Iran
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Iqbal Review
Iqbal Review (Punjabi, Urdu: اقبال ریویو‬‎; ISSN 0021-0773), is an academic journal dedicated to the work of Muhammad Iqbal
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Shiraz University
Coordinates: 29°38′23.07″N 52°31′36.3″E / 29.6397417°N 52.526750°E / 29.6397417; 52.526750Shiraz Universityدانشگاه شيراز Dāneshgāh-e-ShirāzType PublicEstablished 1946Endowment US$ 73.18 million (December 10, 2014)[1]Chancellor Hamid Nadegaran[2]Academic staff700[3]Students around 21,000[4]Undergraduates 11,839Postgraduates 7,189Doctoral students1,683Location Shiraz, Fars, IranCampus UrbanAthletics 12 teamsColors Dark blue and Yellow          Affiliations FUIW IAU ASEA-UNINETWebsite shirazu.ac.ir Shiraz University
Shiraz University
(Persian: دانشگاه شیراز‎ Dāneshgāh-e-Shirāz), formerly known as Pahlavi University (دانشگاه پهلوی Dāneshgāh-e Pahlavi), is a public university located in Shiraz, Iran
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