William C. Chittick, Ph.D. is professor of Religious Studies in the Department of Asian and Asian American Studies at the State University of New York, Stony Brook. He has lectured around the world and published 30 books and numerous articles on Islamic intellectual history, concentrating on the interface between Sufism and philosophy. His books include The Sufi Path of Love, The Sufi Path of Knowledge, The Heart of Islamic Philosophy, Ibn Arabi: Heir to the Prophets, Science of the Cosmos, Science of the Soul, and, with Sachiko Murata, The Vision of Islam.

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