- n the doctrine that reality consists of a single basic substance or element
- Men of purer intellect can attain modified monism; they know there is a further range of experience but are not able fully to realize it.
- It was this sinless monism, Asad claims, this "new creed that gave them to understand that man was God's vicar on earth," that brought about the mass conversions to Islam during .
- What better account of absolute monism could there be than this: "They want the bellyband of the universe to fit tight all the way round"? But you do well to include the other .