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Title:Muslim modernity in postcolonial Nigeria: a study of the Society for the Removal of Innovation and Reinstatement of Tradition
Author:Kane, Ousmane
Year:2003
ISSN:1570-3754
Issue:1
Pages:283
Language:English
Series:Islam in Africa
City of publisher:Leiden
Publisher:Brill
ISBN:9004125884
Geographic term:Nigeria
Subjects:Islam
Islamic movements
Church and State
political Islam
revival & reform
Abstract:Introduction: Normative versus alternative modernityCh. 1. Agents and aspects of social change in twentieth-century NigeriaCh. 2. Kano in the Nigerian contextCh. 3. The fragmentation of sacred authorityCh. 4. The social base of the Yan IzalaCh. 5. Worldview and recruitment patterns of the Yan IzalaCh. 6. Counter-reform movementsCh. 7. The politics of Muslim-Christian confrontation in NigeriaCh. 8. The domestication of IzalaApp. 1. English translation of the pamphlet: Hujojin da suka hana bi dan tarika salla.
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