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Author: Bill D Moyers; Huston Smith; Public Affairs Television (Firm); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Films for the Humanities, ©1996.
Series: Moyers collection.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bill Moyers and Huston Smith discuss misconceptions of Islam. Discovering Islam as an adult, Smith became enamored with Islamic conceptions of order, justice, mercy, and compassion. Through their trance-inducing dances, the mystics, the Sufis, bring God into the immediate moment.
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Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ.
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Bill D Moyers; Huston Smith; Public Affairs Television (Firm); WNET (Television station : New York, N.Y.); Films for the Humanities (Firm)
OCLC Number: 34609390
Notes: "A Bill Moyers special"--Container.
Originally broadcast as a segment of: The wisdom of faith.
Credits: Photographers, Edward Marritz [and others]; editor, Juliana Parroni; composer, Thomas Wagner.
Performer(s): Hosted by Huston Smith; introduction and closing by Bill Moyers.
Description: 1 videocassette (58 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Moyers collection.
Other Titles: Wisdom of faith (Television program)
Responsibility: produced and directed by Pamela Mason Wagner ; a production of Public Affairs Television, Inc. ; a presentation of WNET New York.

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Bill Moyers and Huston Smith discuss misconceptions of Islam. Discovering Islam as an adult, Smith became enamored with Islamic conceptions of order, justice, mercy, and compassion. Through their trance-inducing dances, the mystics, the Sufis, bring God into the immediate moment.

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