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The Resource Muslim societies in African history, David Robinson

Muslim societies in African history, David Robinson

Label
Muslim societies in African history
Title
Muslim societies in African history
Statement of responsibility
David Robinson
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1938-
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Robinson, David
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
BP64.A1
LC item number
R63 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
New approaches to African history
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Islam
  • Muslims
Label
Muslim societies in African history, David Robinson
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
I. The historical and institutional background. Muhammad and the birth of Islam -- The basic institutions of Islam -- II. General themes. The islamization of Africa -- The africanization of Islam -- Muslim identity and the slave trades -- Western views of Africa and Islam -- III. Case studies. Morocco: Muslims in a "Muslim nation" -- Ethiopia: Muslims in a "Christian nation" -- Asante and Kumasi: a Muslim minority in a "sea of paganism" -- Sokoto and Hausaland: jihad within the Dar al-Islam -- Buganda: religious competition for the kingdom -- The Sudan: the Mahdi and Khalifa amid competing imperialisms -- Senegal: Bamba and the Murids under French colonial rule -- Conclusion
Control code
000261838
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 220 p.
Isbn
9780521533669
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003055137
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000261838
  • (OCoLC)54080187
Label
Muslim societies in African history, David Robinson
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
I. The historical and institutional background. Muhammad and the birth of Islam -- The basic institutions of Islam -- II. General themes. The islamization of Africa -- The africanization of Islam -- Muslim identity and the slave trades -- Western views of Africa and Islam -- III. Case studies. Morocco: Muslims in a "Muslim nation" -- Ethiopia: Muslims in a "Christian nation" -- Asante and Kumasi: a Muslim minority in a "sea of paganism" -- Sokoto and Hausaland: jihad within the Dar al-Islam -- Buganda: religious competition for the kingdom -- The Sudan: the Mahdi and Khalifa amid competing imperialisms -- Senegal: Bamba and the Murids under French colonial rule -- Conclusion
Control code
000261838
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xx, 220 p.
Isbn
9780521533669
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2003055137
Other physical details
ill., maps
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000261838
  • (OCoLC)54080187

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