Hadi Baghaei-Abchooyeh - Sir William Jones and Oriental Mysticism

Hadi Baghaei-Abchooyeh

DEPT/SUBJECT AREA - English Literature

SUPERVISOR(S) - Michael J. Franklin, Caroline Franklin

RESEARCH DEGREE (PhD/)

THESIS TITLE - Sir William Jones and Oriental Mysticism


SYNOPSIS

The thesis is a detailed study of the thoughts, life, and works of Sir William Jones (1746-1794), focusing on Jones’s inspiration by Sufism and Vedantism.

CONFERENCE PAPERS           

Representations of the Self and Other in Persian Sufic Literature

FUNDING

Self-Funding