Monograph

  • De Cillis M., Free Will and Predestination in Islamic Thought. Theoretical Compromises in the Works of Avicenna, al-Ghazālī and Ibn ʿArabī, (Routledge, London and New York, 2014). This monograph has been translated into Arabic as: Bayna al-ḥurriyya al-insāniyya wa’l-qadar al-ilahiyya fi’l-fikr al-islāmiyya. Translated by Muḥammad Salāḥ (The National Centre for Translation, Cairo, 2019).
  • De Cillis M., Salvation and Destiny in Islam: The Shiʿi Ismaili Perspective of Ḥamīd al-Dīn al-Kirmānī. (I. B. Tauris and the Institute of Ismaili Studies, London and New York, 2018).

Co-Edited Volume

  • De Cillis M., Esotérisme shi’ite, ses racines et ses prolongements. Shiʿi Esotericism: Its Roots and Developments, Amir-Moezzi, De Cillis, De Smet, Mir-Kasimov, eds., (Brepols, Turnhout, 2016).
  • De Cillis M., 'Ḥamīd al-Dīn al-Kirmānī and Muʿtazilism: An Enquiry into an Opaque Relationship’, in Raison et quête de la sagesse Hommage à Christian Jambet, (Brepols, 2020), pp. 229-257..
  • De Cillis M.,‘A Preliminary Study on the Significance of Qaḍāʾ and Qadar in the Eighth Chapter of al-Kirmānī’s Kitāb al-Riyāḍ’ in Esotérisme shi’ite, ses racines et ses prolongements: Shiʿi Esotericism: Its Roots and Developments, Amir-Moezzi, De Cillis, De Smet, Mir-Kasimov, eds., (Brepols, Turnhout, 2016), pp. 345-368.
  • De Cillis M., ‘Al-Kirmānī’s Perspective on Spiritual Assistance and the Accomplishment of Prophethood in the Story of Moses and Shuʿayb’. (Forthcoming).
  • De Cillis M., ‘La Questione del libero Arbitrio nel pensiero Islamico Classico’. Rivista Fondazione Oasis. Cristiani e Musulmani nel Mondo Globale 26 (2017). In Italian. Translated into English as ‘Muslims and Free Will’ in Oasis. Christians and Muslims in the Global World, 26 (2017).
  • De Cillis M.,  ‘Avicenna on Matter, Matter’s Disobedience and Evil: Reconciling Metaphysical Stances and Qur’anic Perspectives’, Transcendent Philosophy 12 (2011), pp. 147-168. (The above article has been edited and published on the IIS website in 2013
  • De Cillis M., ‘Ḥamīd al-Dīn al-Kirmānī’ for the Encyclopaedia of the Ismailis (Forthcoming).
  • De Cillis M., 8 Encyclopaedia Entries/5 Encyclopaedia Translations of entries for the Biographical Dictionary of Islamic Civilisation and Culture, Mustafa Shah and Abdel Haleem, ed. London, I. B. Tauris, 2022 (Forthcoming).
    • Abū Ya'lā Ibn al-Farrā
    • Abū'l-Mu'īn al-Nasafī
    • Ishāq ibn Hunayn
    • Abū Ishāq al-Isfarāyīnī
    • Izz al-Dawla Ibn Kammūna
    • Ja'far al-Barmakī
    • Al-Kharrāz
    • Al-Khāzin
    • al-Ḥanafī, Abū Ḥanīfah (Translation)
    • Al-Haytham b. ‘Abdar-Raḥmān (Translation)
    • Muḥammad b. ‘Umar b. Wāqid al-Wāqidī (Translation)
    • ‘Ubaydah b. Zayd (or Rā’iṭah) al-Baṣrī an-Numayrī (Translation)
    • Muḥammad Ibn Isḥāq ibn Yasār ibn Khiyār (Translation)
  • Introduction and English Translation of M. A. Amir-Moezzi, La Preuve de Dieu. La mystique shi’ite à travers l’œuvre de Kulaynî (ixe-xesiècle), (Forthcoming, 2022).
  • Translation from the French of the Introductory paper by Prof M. Yahia featuring in The Study of Shi‘i Islam. History, Theology and Law, F. Daftary and G. Miskinzoda, ed., (London, 2014), pp. 253-270.
  • Supervised the translation into Arabic of Free Will and Predestination in Islamic Thought. Theoretical Compromises in the Work of Avicenna, al-Ghazālī and Ibn ʿArabī. (Published as Bayna al-ḥurriyya al-insāniyya wa’l-qadar al-ilahiyya fi’l-fikr al-islāmiyya, National Center for Translation (NCT) Cairo, 2019).