Preface Introduction: Unio mystica: The State and the Experience Louis Dupre Studies 1. Universalization and Integration: Two Conceptions of Mystical Union in Jewish Mysticism Moshe Idel 2. Love, Knowledge and Unio mystica in the Western Christian Tradition Bernard McGinn 3. Bewildered Tongue: The Semantics of Mystical Union in Islam Michael Sells 4. Unitive Experiences and the State of Trance Daniel Merkur Comments Moshe Idel Michael Sells Daniel Merkur Bernard McGinn Notes Name Index Subject Index
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Moshe Idel is Max Cooper Emeritus Professor of Jewish Thought at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel. Bernard McGinn is Naomi Shenstone Donnelley Professor Emeritus of Historical Theology and of the History of Christianity in the Divinity School and the Committees on Medieval Studies and on General Studies at the University of Chicago, USA.