Islamic Africa 2.1

Islamic Africa 2.1

By: Muhammad Sani Umar (author)Paperback

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Contents SOURCES Salisu BalaThe Preservation of Ancient Arabic Manuscripts: A Refl ection on Some Selected Public Repositories in Northern Nigeria 1 Muhammad Umaru NdagiA Thematic Exposition of the Nupe Ajami Manuscript Heritage of Northern Nigeria 11 ARTICLES Francisco FreireThe Narziguas, Forgotten Protagonists of Saharan History 35 Joseph HillLanguages of Islam: Hybrid Genres of Taalibe Baay Oratory in Senegal 67 Mauro NobiliArabic Scripts in West African Manuscripts: A Tentative Classifi cation from the de Gironcourt Collection 105 BOOK REVIEWS Anita FabosAmal Hassan Fadlalla's Embodying Honor: Fertility, Foreignness, and Regeneration in Eastern Sudan 135 Gregory MannSean Hanretta's Islam and Social Change in French West Africa: History of an Emancipatory Community 138 Adeline MasquelierOusseina D. Alidou's Engaging Modernity: Muslim Women and the Politics of Agency in Postcolonial Niger 140 Elke E. Stockreiter FelicitasBecker's Becoming Muslim in Mainland Tanzania, 1890-2000 143

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Product Details

  • publication date: 15/06/2012
  • ISBN13: 9780810128859
  • Format: Paperback
  • Year: Spring - 2011
  • Number Of Pages: 151
  • ID: 9780810128859
  • weight: 204
  • ISBN10: 0810128853

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