Muslim Societies in African History

Muslim Societies in African History

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by David Robinson
     
 

This 2004 book examines the processes of Islamization, Arabization, and Africanization in the Muslim societies of Africa.See more details below

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This 2004 book examines the processes of Islamization, Arabization, and Africanization in the Muslim societies of Africa.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521826273
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/31/2004
Series:
New Approaches to African History Series, #2
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

Part I. Introduction: the Foundations: 1. Muhammad and the birth of Islam; 2. The basic institutions of the faith; Part II. Explorations in the Islamic Identities of Africa: 3. The Islamization of Africa; 4. The Africanization of Islam; 5. Muslim identity and the Slave Trades; 6. Western views of Africa and Islam; Part III. Extended Case Studies: Muslim Societies in Old Nation-States of Africa: 7. Morocco: Muslims in a Muslim nation; 8. Ethiopia Muslims in a Christian nation; Part IV. Muslim Societies in Pre-Colonial Africa: 9. Asante and Kumasi: a Muslim minority in a sea of Paganism; 10. Sokoto and Hausaland: Jihad within the Dar al-Islam; Part V. Muslim Societies in Colonial Africa: 11. Buganda: religious competition for the Kingdom; 12. The Mahdi and competing imperialisms; 13. The Muridiyya: a Sufi Brotherhood under French Colonial rule; Conclusion.

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