Articles

For full bibliographical information, as well as a listing of forthcoming articles, see Professor Rustom’s CV

Story-Telling as Philosophical Pedagogy: The Case of Suhrawardi Read
(Knowledge and Education in Classical Islam, forthcoming)

The End of Islamic Philosophy: A Poem with Commentary Read
(Festschrift for Seyyed Hossein Nasr, forthcoming)

Rajab ‘Ali Tabrizi’s Refutation of Sadrian Metaphysics (with M. U. Faruque) Read
(Philosophy and the Intellectual Life in Shi‘ah Islam, forthcoming)

Philosophical Sufism Read
(The Routledge Companion to Islamic Philosophy, 2016)
German translation Read

A Philosopher’s Itinerary for the Afterlife: Mulla Sadra on Paths to Felicity Read
(Roads to Paradise, 2016)

Aşkin Suyu ve Ateşi Read
(Uluslararası Hacı Bayrâm-ı Velî Sempozyumu Bildirileri, 2015)

The Qur’anic Story of Joseph as a “History” of the Human Soul Read
(The Maghreb Review, 2015)

Ibn ‘Arabi’s Letter to Fakhr al-Din al-Razi: A Study and Translation Read
(Oxford Journal of Islamic Studies, 2014)

Beyond Metaphysical Idolatry: Mulla Sadra on Mental Constructs of God Read
(International Journal of Shi‘i Studies, 2014)

Our “Share” in this World Read
(Sacred Web, 2014)
Turkish translation 1 Read
Turkish translation 2 Read

Mirath-i ‘aqlaniyyat-i Islami wa-jahan-biniha-yi mu‘asir Read
(‘Aql dar Qur’an wa-tammadun-i Islami, 2014)

The Ocean of Nonexistence Read
(Mawlana Rumi Review, 2013)

Rumi’s Metaphysics of the Heart Read
(Mawlana Rumi Review, 2010)

The Nature and Significance of Mulla Sadra’s Qur’anic Writings Read
(Journal of Islamic Philosophy, 2010)

The Sufi Teachings of Dhu’l-Nun Read
(Sacred Web, 2009)

Approaching Mulla Sadra as Scriptural Exegete Read
(Comparative Islamic Studies, 2008)

Equilibrium and Realization: William Chittick on Self and Cosmos Read
(American Journal of Islamic Social Sciences, 2008)
Persian translation Read
Spanish translation Read

Mulla Sadra’s Prolegomenon to the Mafatih al-Ghayb Read
(Journal of Qur’anic Studies, 2007)

Psychology, Eschatology, and Imagination in Mulla Sadra’s Commentary on the Hadith of Awakening Read
(Islam & Science, 2007)

Approaches to Proximity and Distance in Early Sufism Read
(Mystics Quarterly, 2007)

Ibn ‘Arabi on Proximity and Distance: Chapters 260 and 261 of the Futuhat Read
(Journal of the Muhyiddin Ibn ‘Arabi Society, 2007)

Is Ibn al-‘Arabi’s Ontology Pantheistic? Read
(Journal of Islamic Philosophy, 2006)

Dawud al-Qaysari: Notes on His Life, Influence and Reflections on the Muhammadan Reality Read
(Journal of the Muhyiddin Ibn ‘Arabi Society, 2005)

Forms of Gnosis in Sulami’s Sufi Exegesis of the Fatiha Read
(Islam and Christian-Muslim Relations, 2005)

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