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Title:The Impact of Islam on Ganda Culture, 1844-1894
Author:Kasozi, Abdu B.K.
Year:1981
Periodical:Journal of Religion in Africa
Volume:12
Issue:2
Pages:127-135
Language:English
Geographic term:Uganda
Subjects:Islam
Ganda (Uganda)
Religion and Witchcraft
Peoples of Africa (Ethnic Groups)
History and Exploration
Link:https://www.jstor.org/stable/1580857
Abstract:Cultural change is not only a continuous process but is also influenced by internal and external forces. Thus not only were aspect of Baganda culture continuously changing before the introduction of Islam, but Islam also accelerated these changes and in mamy cases made a profound impact on the Baganda religion before the 1840s - the coming of Islam to Buganda - the Ganda social fabric, its evolution and the impact of Islam on it - the beginning of the breakdown of the Baganda as a social unit. Notes.
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