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Becoming muslim in mainland Tanzania : 1890-2000

Author: Felicitas Becker
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, cop. 2008.
Series: British Academy postdoctoral fellowship monographs.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tanzania has moved from widespread conversion to Islam in the early twentieth century to recent bitter disputes over Islamic radicalism. Using a combination of government, mission and oral records,  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Felicitas Becker
ISBN: 9780197264270 0197264271
OCLC Number: 494494929
Description: 1 vol. (IX-364 p.-12 p. de pl.) : ill., couv. ill., cartes. ; 24 cm.
Contents: Introduction ; 1. Migration, trade, and religious change at the onset of colonialism, 1890-1905 ; 2. From Muslim big men to rural waalimu, 1905-27 ; 3. Teachers, elders and shehe: how Islam came to the villages ; 4. The growth of rural madrasa ; 5. The book, the wilderness, and the family: Islamic doctrine and African practice ; 6. The heritage of slavery and the educationalist shehe of the Sufi brotherhoods ; 7. New horizons: the era of independence, 1954-67 ; 8. Internal debates and international influences: the rise of Islamic radicalism in the 1990s ; Conclusion
Series Title: British Academy postdoctoral fellowship monographs.
Responsibility: Felicitas Becker.
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a very informative study which sheds light on both the cultural and historical factors that have informed teh spread of Islam in rural and urban locations in the region. * Abdullah Sahin, Muslim Read more...

 
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