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Educating Muslim Women
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ean: 9781847740601, isbn: 184774060X,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 44 reviews
Nana Asma'u (1793 - 1864) was a prolific Muslim scholar, poet, historian, and educator. Daughters are still named after her; her poems, read and recited privately and in public, still move people profoundly; the memory of her remains a vital source o...
Ahmad al-Mansur: Islamic Visionary (Library of World Biography Series)
mpn: illustrations, ean: 9780321250445, isbn: 0321250443,
This new entry into the Longman World Biography series examines a leading statesman who guided a key country during a pivotal time in history. Al-Mansur was a man of contradictions whose policies combined a vision of the future with a longing for t...
Sufism, Mahdism and Nationalism: Limamou Laye and the Layennes of Senegal
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mpn: 1 illus, ean: 9781472528025, isbn: 1472528026,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 55 reviews
Limamou Laye, an Islamic leader from present-day Senegal, has proclaimed himself the reincarnation of Muhammad, with his son later proclaiming himself to be a reincarnation of Jesus Christ. Limamou Laye established a tariqa, or Sufi organization, bas...
Ahmad al-Mansur: The Beginnings of Modern Morocco (Makers of the Muslim World)
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ean: 9781851686100, isbn: 185168610X,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
Sultan Ahmad al-Mansur (1578-1603) was one of the most significant rulers in the history of Morocco, which to this day bears the mark of his twenty-five year rule in the sixteenth century. A brilliant political and military tactician, cunning diploma...
Sufism And Religious Brotherhoods In Senegal
By Brand: Markus Wiener Pub
ean: 9781558763425, isbn: 1558763422,
This book is an objective study of the state of Islam in Senegal and of the religious factors that influence it. Islam in Senegal is characterized by the strong intrenchment of a certain number of Sufi brotherhoods. In effect, the majority of Senegal...
Summoned from the Margin: Homecoming of an African
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ean: 9780802867421, isbn: 0802867421,
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Summoned from the Margin tells the story of Lamin Sanneh's fascinating journey from his upbringing in an impoverished village in West Africa to education in the United States and Europe to a distinguished career teaching at the Universities of Yale, ...
Modern Muslims: A Sudan Memoir
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ean: 9780821422311, isbn: 0821422316,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 18 reviews
Steve Howard departed for the Sudan in the early 1980s as an American graduate student beginning a three-year journey in which he would join and live with the Republican Brotherhood, the Sufi Muslim group led by the visionary Mahmoud Mohamed Taha. Ta...
Saints, Biographies and History in Africa- Saints, biographies et histoire en Afrique- Heilige, Biographien und Geschichte in Afrika ... Studien) (English, French and German Edition)
By Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften
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sku: 004288, mpn: fig., ean: 9783631364987, isbn: 3631364989,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
Although in the African societies the term «holy» lets one think immediately of monotheistic religions, here it is related to every person who maintains a supernaturally mediating relation to the Godly sphere. Saints, as dilettantes with special vo...
Reviving the Islamic Caliphate in Early Modern Morocco
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ean: 9781409400189, isbn: 1409400182,
4.2 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
Historians have long grappled with the question of how Islamic civilization - so clearly dominant during the medieval period - could fall completely under Western hegemony in the modern age? Many Western writers answer this question by referencing Eu...
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