Colonial and Post-Colonial Governance of Islam : Continuities and Ruptures.

Full title: Colonial and Post-Colonial Governance of Islam : Continuities and Ruptures.
Main author: Maussen, Marcel.
Other authors: Bader, Veit-Michael.
Moors, Annelies.
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Summary: The contributors analyse the mutual impact of colonial and postcolonial governance on the development, organisation and mobilisation of Islam paying special attention to the ongoing battles over the codification of Islamic education, religious authority, law and practice while outlining the similarities and differences, the continuities and ruptures in British, French and Portuguese colonial rule in Islamic regions. Using a shared conceptual framework they examine the nature of regulation and its outcomes in different historical periods in selected African, Middle Eastern, Asian and European c.
Other authors: Bader, Veit-Michael., Moors, Annelies.
Language: English
Published: Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2011.
Classmark: 306.697
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Series: IMISCOE research.
Bibliography: Includes bibliographical references.
ISBN: 9789048514946
9048514940
1280118261
9781280118265
9089643567
9789089643568
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