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Jihād in West Africa during the Age of Revolutions / Paul E. Lovejoy.

Author:
Lovejoy, Paul E. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • Athens, Ohio : Ohio University Press, [2016]
  • ©2016
Description:
xix, 396 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 263-384) and index.
Contents:
The Age of revolutions and the Atlantic World -- The origins of jihād in West Africa -- The jihād of 'Uthman dan Fodio in the central Bilād al-Sūdān -- The economic impact of jihād in West Africa -- Jihād and the slave trade -- The repercussions of jihād in the Americas -- Sokoto, the jihād states, and the abolition of the Atlantic slave trade -- Empowering history : trajectories across the cultural and religious divide -- Appendix: Population estimates for the Sokoto caliphate, ca. 1905-15.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9780821422403 ((hc ; : alk. paper))
  • 0821422405 ((hc ; : alk. paper))
  • 9780821422410 ((pb ; : alk. paper))
  • 0821422413 ((pb ; : alk. paper))
  • ((pdf))
LCCN:
2016040522
OCLC:
949913807
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