Sir William Jones and Oriental Mysticism
DEPT/SUBJECT AREA - English Literature
SUPERVISOR(S) - Michael J. Franklin, Caroline Franklin
RESEARCH DEGREE (PhD/)
THESIS TITLE - Sir William Jones and Oriental Mysticism
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.
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