Mysticism and Language

Mysticism and Language


this can be a selection of unique essays designed to proceed and extend the groundbreaking dialogue started in Katz's prior collections, Mysticism and Philosophical Analysis (OUP 1979) and Mysticism and non secular Traditions (OUP 1984). The booklet of the sooner volumes validated Katz as a number one authority on mysticism and an incredible determine within the research of comparative faith, and his method of the topic has been either influential and debatable. all the ten essays integrated in Mysticism and Language analyzes the connection among language and mystical event in a single of the world's nice non secular traditions. The essays are by way of a number of the most advantageous experts within the box, together with Ninian clever, William Alston, Moshe Idel, Bernard McGinn, Carl Ernst, Ewert Cousins, Steven Katz, Bernard Faure, Stephen Phillips, and Bimal Matilal.

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