4 edition of Islam in tropical Africa found in the catalog.
Islam in tropical Africa
International African Seminar Zaria, Nigeria 1964.
1980 by International African Institute in association with Indiana University Press in Bloomington .
Written in English
Includes bibliographies and index.
|Statement||edited by I. M. Lewis.|
|Contributions||Lewis, I. M.|
|LC Classifications||BP64.A1 I57 1964|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||ix, 310 p. :|
|Number of Pages||310|
|ISBN 10||0253149568, 0253285143|
|LC Control Number||79003292|
Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, The religion of the Yoruba is finding roots in the United States among African Americans and some others. Google Scholar Alidou, Ousseina D. The work is based on fact and is essentially historcal in interpretation.
Aden had enough rainfall to produce wheat for export and a location that made it a central transit point for trade from the Persian Gulf, East Africa, and Egypt. This fact accounts for the differences and varieties in Islamic practices throughout the African continent. The brain later grew in size, and H. InEgypt was conquered by Alexander the Great.
Timbuktu, Delhi, and Malacca were two new centers of Islamic learning. Then came the Second Intermediate Periodwith the invasion of the Hyksos on horse-drawn chariots and utilizing bronze weapons, a technology heretofore unseen in Egypt. In each region, a certain port functioned as the major emporium for trade in which goods from smaller ports were consolidated and shipped onward. The Mali ruler Mansa Kankan Musa r. Google Scholar Sperling, David C.
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Intellectual life and trade moved to other African states, including the Hausa states and Kanem-Bornu. Other slaves worked at hard menial jobs like copper Islam in tropical Africa book, while others, particularly women, were employed as household servants and entertainers.
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Without assuming prior knowledge of the subject on the part of its readers, The History of Islam in Africa is broken down into discrete areas, each devoted to a particular place or theme and each written by experts in that particular arena.
Raziya was a talented ruler, but she was driven from office by men unwilling to accept a female monarch. Google Scholar Triaud, Jean-Louis. It lasted until BC, when Egypt was invaded by the Persians. The Mali ruler Mansa Kankan Musa r. The city declined due to an ecological crisis brought on by deforestation and overgrazing.
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Nonetheless, early arranged marriage was the rule for Indian women, and they were expected to obey strict rules of fidelity and chastity. This mosque has two Qiblas because it was built before the Prophet switched the Qiblah from Jerusalem to Mecca.
Google Scholar Pouwels, Randall L. Tropical peoples used iron for agricultural implements, weapons, and needles.
The scholars assert that the majority seems to prefer to remain on the moderate, tolerant course that Islam has historically followed. Berlin: Lit Verlag, Islam in East Africa. As it spread to Africa, Islam in tropical Africa book, and Southeast Asia, Islam Islam in tropical Africa book brought with it the study of Islamic law and administration and Greek science, mathematics, and medicine.
Blombos Cave and Site in Sudan both show evidence of fishing as well. Religious Encounter and the Making of the Yoruba.First published inthis second edition of Islam in Tropical Africa presents specialist studies of the history and sociology of Muslim communities in Africa south of the Sahara.
The studies cover an extensive and range of time and place, and include consideration of particular aspects of Muslim belief and practice in regions such as Senegal and Somalia. The history of Africa begins with the emergence of hominids, archaic humans and—at leastyears ago—anatomically modern humans (Homo sapiens), in East Africa, and continues unbroken into the present as a patchwork of diverse and politically developing nation states.
Mar 31, · The history of the Islamic faith on the continent of Africa spans fourteen centuries. For the first time in a single volume, The History of Islam in Africa presents a detailed historic mapping of the cultural, political, geographic, and religious past of this significant presence on a continent-wide scale.
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