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RELS 6630: Comparative Study of Mysticism (Herman): Home

Research tools and tips for the study of mysticism in various religious traditions

Welcome to the Comparative Mysticism Research Guide

Resources in this guide are a starting point for the research project in Professor Herman's course


Click the TABS above to navigate to the appropriate section of the guide.  I will be updating the guide regularly and welcome your suggestions and feedback. My contact information is on the right. Please contact me if you need assistance.

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Dr. Herman's Assignment

The purpose of this assignment is for students to focus on a single mystic or text, to become familiar with the available scholarship on that topic, and to assess critically the trends in that scholarship with regard to the developing discourse in the academic study of mysticism.

Subject Guide

Brian Kooy
Library South, Room 542