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The Resource Islam and Politics in East Africa : the Sufi Order in Tanzania

Islam and Politics in East Africa : the Sufi Order in Tanzania

Label
Islam and Politics in East Africa : the Sufi Order in Tanzania
Title
Islam and Politics in East Africa
Title remainder
the Sufi Order in Tanzania
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on the interplay of religion, society, and politics, August Nimtz examines the role of sufi tariqas (brotherhoods) in Tanzania, where he observed an African Muslim society at first hand. Nimtz opens this book with a historical account of Islam in
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Nimtz, August H
Dewey number
322/.1
Index
no index present
LC call number
  • BP188.8.T34N55
  • BP188.8.T34
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sufism
  • Islam and politics
  • Tanzania
  • Islam and politics
  • Politics and government
  • Sufism
  • Tanzania
Label
Islam and Politics in East Africa : the Sufi Order in Tanzania
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Islam in East Africa; Chapter 1 The History of Islam in East Africa; Chapter 2 Religious Authority in East African Islam; Chapter 3 Cleavages and Conflicts; Part II: The Tariqa in East Africa; Chapter 4 The Tariqa and the Expansion of Islam; Chapter 5 The Sociopolitical Role of the Tariqa; Part III: Islam and Politics in Bagamoyo; Chapter 6 Social Structure in a Swahili Community; Chapter 7 The Tariqa in Bagamoyo; Chapter 8 The Tariqa and Prenationalist Politics; Chapter 9 The Nationalist Struggle and Political Change; Part IV: Conclusions
Control code
476162151
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (251 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816663835
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476162151
Label
Islam and Politics in East Africa : the Sufi Order in Tanzania
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Part I: Islam in East Africa; Chapter 1 The History of Islam in East Africa; Chapter 2 Religious Authority in East African Islam; Chapter 3 Cleavages and Conflicts; Part II: The Tariqa in East Africa; Chapter 4 The Tariqa and the Expansion of Islam; Chapter 5 The Sociopolitical Role of the Tariqa; Part III: Islam and Politics in Bagamoyo; Chapter 6 Social Structure in a Swahili Community; Chapter 7 The Tariqa in Bagamoyo; Chapter 8 The Tariqa and Prenationalist Politics; Chapter 9 The Nationalist Struggle and Political Change; Part IV: Conclusions
Control code
476162151
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (251 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816663835
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)476162151

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