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Logos and Civilization

Spirit, History, and Order in the Writings of Baha'u'llah

Published by University Press of Maryland in USA .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

PREFACE v
ABBREVIATIONS vi
INTRODUCTION 1
I THE DYNAMICS OF SPIRITUAL JOURNEY 15
1. Mysticism and Methodology 17
2. The Ontological Circle 53
3. Spiritual Journey in the Four Valleys and the Seven Valleys 79
II THE CRITIQUE OF SPIRITUAL AND HISTORICAL REASON 111
4. The Kitab-i-Iqan: Context and Order 113
5. The Kitab-i-Iqan: Theology Revolutionized 137
6. The Kitab-i-Badi': The Promise Fulfilled 175
III. THE NEW WORLD ORDER 211
7. The Kitab-i-Aqdas: Date and Constitutive Principles 213
8. From the Order of the Book to the New Order 259
9. Philosophical Premises of the New World Order 303
10. Spirit, History, and Order 335
NOTES 371
REFERENCES 390
INDEX 399

The Physical Object

Format Hardcover
Number of pages 404
Dimensions 9.5 x 6.3 x 1.4 inches
Weight 1.8 pounds

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Open Library OL8685020M
ISBN 10 1883053609
ISBN 13 9781883053604
Library Thing 1668336
Goodreads 214310

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