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Egypt, Islam, and the Arabs: The Search for Egyptian Nationhood, 1900-1930 (Studies in Middle Eastern History)
Egypt, Islam, and the Arabs: The Search for Egyptian Nationhood, 1900-1930 (Studies in Middle Eastern History)
By Israel Gershoni
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ean: 9780195040968, isbn: 0195040961,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 11 reviews
Throughout the 20th century, Egyptian nationalism has alternately revolved around three primary axes: a local Egyptian territorial nationalism, a sense of Arab ethnic-linguistic nationalism, and an identification with the wider Muslim community. This...


Islam in West Africa: Religion, Society and Politics to 1800 (Routledge Library Editions: International Islam)
Islam in West Africa: Religion, Society and Politics to 1800 (Routledge Library Editions: International Islam)
By Routledge
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ean: 9781138239609, isbn: 1138239607,

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First published in 1994, this volume brings together essays from the celebrated scholar of African history, Nehemia Levtzion. The articles cover a wide range of themes including Islamization, Islam in politics, Islamic revolutions and the work of the...


An Islamic Alliance: Ali Dinar and the Sanusiyya, 1906-1916 (Islam and Society in Africa)
An Islamic Alliance: Ali Dinar and the Sanusiyya, 1906-1916 (Islam and Society in Africa)
By Northwestern University Press
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ean: 9780810128095, isbn: 0810128098,

An Islamic Alliance uses non-European sources to portray the defense, by devoutly Islamic leaders, of some of the last parts of the African continent to be conquered during the imperial European "scramble for Africa" that ended with the First World W...


A History of the Sudan: From the Coming of Islam to the Present Day
A History of the Sudan: From the Coming of Islam to the Present Day
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ean: 9781405874458, isbn: 1405874457,

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A History of the Sudan by Martin Daly and PM Holt, sixth edition, has been fully revised and updated and  covers the most recent developments that have occurred in Sudan over the last nine years, including the crisis in Darfur. The most notable deve...


The Cloth of Many Colored Silks: Papers on History and Society Ghanaian and Islamic in Honor of Ivor Wilks (Islam and Society in Africa)
The Cloth of Many Colored Silks: Papers on History and Society Ghanaian and Islamic in Honor of Ivor Wilks (Islam and Society in Africa)
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ean: 9780810112995, isbn: 081011299X,

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A collection of essays honouring African scholar Ivor Wilks....


Into the Hands of the Soldiers: Freedom and Chaos in Egypt and the Middle East
Into the Hands of the Soldiers: Freedom and Chaos in Egypt and the Middle East
By Viking
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ean: 9780735220621, isbn: 073522062X,

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A candid narrative of how and why the Arab Spring sparked, then failed, and the truth about America's role in that failure and the subsequent military coup that put Sisi in power--from the Middle East correspondent of the New York Times.In 2011, Egyp...


Frontier of Faith: Islam in the Indo-Afghan Borderland (Columbia/Hurst)
Frontier of Faith: Islam in the Indo-Afghan Borderland (Columbia/Hurst)
By Columbia University Press
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ean: 9780231700139, isbn: 023170013X,

Frontier of Faith examines the history of Islam-especially that of local mullahs, or Muslim clerics-in the North-West Frontier. A largely autonomous zone straddling the boundary of Pakistan and Afghanistan, the Tribal Areas was established as a strat...


Sanctity and Mysticism in Medieval Egypt: The Wafa Sufi Order and the Legacy of Ibn 'Arabi (SUNY series in Islam)
Sanctity and Mysticism in Medieval Egypt: The Wafa Sufi Order and the Legacy of Ibn 'Arabi (SUNY series in Islam)
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ean: 9780791460122, isbn: 0791460126,

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Using the original, little-known writings of Sufis Muhammad and 'Ali Wafa', this book explores the development of the idea of Islamic sainthood in the post-Ibn 'Arabi period....


West Africa, Islam, and the Arab World: Studies in Honor of Basil Davidson
West Africa, Islam, and the Arab World: Studies in Honor of Basil Davidson
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sku: 1894581758, ean: 9781558763999, isbn: 1558763996,

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West Africa is defined as the area south of the Sahara between the Atlantic and Lake Chad, encompassing the Sahel zone, tropical forests, and pasturelands. West Africans speak languages belonging to three major families: Niger-Congo, Nilo-Saharan, an...


Slaves and Slavery in Africa: Volume One: Islam and the Ideology of Enslavement (Slaves & Slavery in Muslim Africa)
Slaves and Slavery in Africa: Volume One: Islam and the Ideology of Enslavement (Slaves & Slavery in Muslim Africa)
By Routledge
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ean: 9781138982093, isbn: 1138982091,

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First published in 1986. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....


Tainted Legacy: Islam, colonialism and slavery in Northern Nigeria
Tainted Legacy: Islam, colonialism and slavery in Northern Nigeria
By Isaac Publishing LLC
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ean: 9780982521830, isbn: 0982521839,

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In recent years violent attacks by Muslims in Nigeria have left thousands of Christians dead. This important study traces the origins of this crisis to the historical impact of Islam on Northern Nigeria. The author explores Islamic colonialism and sl...


Understanding the Somalia Conflagration: Identity, Political Islam and Peacebuilding
Understanding the Somalia Conflagration: Identity, Political Islam and Peacebuilding
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ean: 9780745329741, isbn: 0745329748,

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Somalia has been devastated by a US-backed Ethiopian invasion and years of civil war, and it has long been without a central government. Against this background of violence, Somali academic Afyare Abdi Elmi, attempts to explain the multiple dimension...


Paths toward the Nation: Islam, Community, and Early Nationalist Mobilization in Eritrea, 1941–1961 (Ohio RIS Africa Series)
Paths toward the Nation: Islam, Community, and Early Nationalist Mobilization in Eritrea, 1941–1961 (Ohio RIS Africa Series)
By Ohio University Press
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ean: 9780896802896, isbn: 0896802892,

In the early and mid-1940s, during the period of British wartime occupation, community and religious leaders in the former Italian colony of Eritrea engaged in a course of intellectual and political debate that marked the beginnings of a genuine nati...


Moroccan Islam: Tradition and Society in a Pilgrimage Center (Modern Middle East (Paperback))
Moroccan Islam: Tradition and Society in a Pilgrimage Center (Modern Middle East (Paperback))
By University of Texas Press
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sku: VI-0292750625, ean: 9780292750623, isbn: 0292750625,

This book is one of the first comprehensive studies of Islam as locally understood in the Middle East. Specifically, it is concerned with the prevalent North African belief that certain men, called marabouts, have a special relation to God that enabl...


France and Islam in West Africa, 1860-1960 (African Studies)
France and Islam in West Africa, 1860-1960 (African Studies)
By Brand: Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9780521541121, isbn: 0521541123,

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This book is a major contribution to the social, political and intellectual history of the largest colonial state in Africa, the French West African Federation. By focusing on the specific subject of the development of French policy towards Islam, it...


African Dominion: A New History of Empire in Early and Medieval West Africa
African Dominion: A New History of Empire in Early and Medieval West Africa
By Princeton University Press
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ean: 9780691177427, isbn: 0691177422,

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A groundbreaking history that puts early and medieval West Africa in a global contextPick up almost any book on early and medieval world history and empire, and where do you find West Africa? On the periphery. This pioneering book, the first on this ...


Islam's Perfect Stranger: The Life of Mahmud Muhammad Taha, Muslim Reformer of Sudan (International Library of African Studies)
Islam's Perfect Stranger: The Life of Mahmud Muhammad Taha, Muslim Reformer of Sudan (International Library of African Studies)
By Brand: Tauris Academic Studies
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ean: 9781848850040, isbn: 1848850042,

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Can Sudan, one of Africa’s most diverse countries, function as an Islamic state? Mahmud Muhammad Taha posed an original answer to this question. Taha was the charismatic leader of the ""Republican Brothers and Sisters,"" a small group of Sudanese n...


Islam and the Culture of Modern Egypt: From the Monarchy to the Republic
Islam and the Culture of Modern Egypt: From the Monarchy to the Republic
By Cambridge University Press
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ean: 9781108417181, isbn: 1108417183,

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Telling a new story of modern Egypt, Mohammad Salama uses textual and cinematic sources to construct a clear and accessible narrative of the dynamics of Islam and culture in the first half of the twentieth century. The conflict between tradition and ...


Islamic Reform and Conservatism: Al-Azhar and the Evolution of Modern Sunni Islam (Library of Modern Religion)
Islamic Reform and Conservatism: Al-Azhar and the Evolution of Modern Sunni Islam (Library of Modern Religion)
By I.B.Tauris
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mpn: black & white illustrations, figures, ean: 9781780764276, isbn: 1780764278,

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The famed reform debates at al-Azhar Madrasa in nineteenth-century Cairo – one of the most influential centers of religious study in Sunni Islam – were enormously influential for twentieth-century Islamic thought. In this book Indira Gesink argue...


In the Path of Allah: 'Umar, An Essay into the Nature of Charisma in Islam'
In the Path of Allah: 'Umar, An Essay into the Nature of Charisma in Islam'
By Routledge
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ean: 9781138972469, isbn: 1138972460,

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A West African Sufi and religious reformer (c.1794-1864), struggled to reconcile the temporal achievements of his jihad with his mystical calling. The fame of Shaykh Omar rested on his reputation as a worker of miracles, and the success of jihad in h...



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