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Title Shar‘a in Africa today : reactions and responses / edited by John Chesworth and Franz Kogelmann.

Publication Info. Leiden, The Netherlands : Brill, 2014.


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Description 1 online resource (297 pages) : maps.
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Series Islam in Africa, 1570-3754 ; volume 15
Islam in Africa ; v. 15.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "Sharia and reality": a domain of dontest among Sunni Muslims in the District of Shendi, Northern Sudan / Osman Mohamed Osman Ali -- Contradicting state ideology in Sudan: Christian-Muslim relations among the internally displaced persons in Khartoum-The Case of Mandela and Wad al-Bashir Camps / Salma Mohamed Abdalmunim Abdalla -- Debates over interest rate: Sudanese perspectives from 35 years' experience of Islamic banking / Ahmad Elhassab, Umar Elhassab -- The evolution of the independent sharia panel in Osun State, South-West Nigeria / Abdul-Fatah Kola -- Makinde "Education is Education": contemporary Muslim views on Muslim women's education in northern Nigeria / Chikas Danfulani -- 'We Introduced sharia'-the Izala Movement in Nigeria as initiator of sharia-reimplementation in the north of the country: Some Reflections / Ramzi Ben Amara -- Debates on kadhi's courts and Christian-Muslim relations in Isiolo Town: thematic issues and emergent trends / Halkano Abdi Wario -- "Necessity removes restrictions": Swahili Muslim women's perspectives on their participation in the public sphere / Esha Faki Mwinyihaji -- Women's views on the role of kadhi's courts: a case study of Kendu Bay, Kenya / Rebecca Osiro -- Demand for the re-Introduction of kadhi's courts on the Tanzanian mainland: a religious, social and political analysis / William Andrew Kopwe -- "Chaos will never have a chance": sharia debates and tolerance in a rrovincial Tanzanian town / Bernardin Mfumbusa.
Note Description based on print version record.
Subject Islamic law -- Africa.
Islamic courts -- Africa.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Chesworth, John.
Kogelmann, Franz.
Other Form: Print version: Shar‘a in Africa today : reactions and responses. Leiden, The Netherlands : Brill, 2014 xiv, 281 pages Islam in Africa ; volume 15 1570-3754 ; 9789004250543 (DLC) 2013033032
ISBN 9789004250543 (hardback : alk. paper)
9789004262126 (e-book)

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