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The Resource Muslim societies in African history, David Robinson, (electronic book)

Muslim societies in African history, David Robinson, (electronic book)

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
CaPaEBR
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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 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
Series statement
New approaches to African history
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  • Islam
  • Muslims
Label
Muslim societies in African history, David Robinson, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
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
ebr10120488
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xx, 220 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780511164347
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Muslim societies in African history, David Robinson, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
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
ebr10120488
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xx, 220 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9780511164347
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Other physical details
ill., maps.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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