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Islam in tropical Africa / edited by I.M. Lewis.

; Lewis, I. M
2d ed.. Bloomington : International African Institute in association with Indiana University Press, [1980] .
ISBN 9780253149565, 0253149568

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Other Authors Lewis, I. M.
Subjects Africa -- History -- Congresses.
Afrique -- Histoire -- Congrès.
Afrique noire -- Histoire -- Congrès.
Islam -- Africa -- Congresses.
Islam -- Afrique -- Congrès.
Muslims -- Africa -- Congresses.
Musulmans -- Afrique -- Congrès.
Description ix, 310 pages : maps ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1980]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Conformity and contrast in Somali Islam / I.M. Lewis -- The Jumbe of Kota Kota and some aspects of the history of Islam in Malawi / George Shepperson -- Sociological factors in the contact of the Gogo of central Tanzania with Islam / P.J.A. Rigby -- A controversy over Islamic custom in Kilwa Kivinje, Tanzania / Peter Lienhardt.
Part 1. Introduction: Regional review of the distribution of Islam -- Agents of Islamization -- Islam and political systems -- Islamic law and customary practice -- Islam and traditional belief and ritual -- Islam and the modern world / I.M. Lewis. Part 2. Special Studies. The phases of Islamic expansion and Islamic culture zones in Africa / J.S. Trimingham -- The penetration of Islam in the Eastern Sudan / Yusuf Fadl Hasan -- Religion and state in the Songhay Empire, 1464-1591 / J.O. Hunwick -- The position of Muslims in metropolitan Ashanti in the early nineteenth century / Ivor Wilks -- Lat-Dyor, Damel of Kayor (1842-86) and the Islamization of the Wolof of Senegal / Vincent Monteil -- Islam in Mossi Society / Elliott P. Skinner -- Cattle values and Islamic values in a pastoral population / D.J. Stenning -- Islam among the Fulbe of Adamawa / P.F. Lacroix -- The Jihad of Shehu Dan Fodio: some problems / M.G. Smith -- The Sudanese Mahdiyya and the Niger-Chad region / Saburi Biobaku and Muhammad Al-Hajj.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Geographic Area Africa
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5605114
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