Roads to Paradise: Eschatology and Concepts of the Hereafter in Islam

Multi-disciplinary study of Muslim thinking about paradise, death, apocalypse, and the hereafter, and eschatological concepts in the Quran and its exegesis, Sunni and Shi’i traditions, Islamic theology, philosophy, mysticism, and other scholarly disciplines reflecting Islamicate pluralism and cosmopolitanism. Gathering material from all parts of the Muslim world, ranging from Islamic Spain to Indonesia, and the entirety of Islamic history, this publication in two volumes also integrates research from comparative religion, art history, sociology, anthropology and literary studies. (2 volumes, 1493 pp.)


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