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Author Soares, Benjamin F.

Title Islam and the prayer economy : history and authority in a Malian town / Benjamin F. Soares
Published Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2005]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 306 pages) : illustrations, maps, portraits
Series International African library ; 32
International African library ; 32
Summary Exploring the development of different Islamic discourses practices and institutions, this text traces the transformation of ideas in Islam in Mali, from the pre-colonial period through to the modern day
Notes Published for the International African Institute
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Islam and state -- Mali -- History.
Islam -- Economic aspects -- Mali.
Islam -- Mali -- History.
Islamic sects -- Mali.
Sufism -- Mali.
Form Electronic book
Author International African Institute.
ISBN 0748670637 (electronic bk.)
0748679359 (electronic bk.)
9780748670635 (electronic bk.)
9780748679355 (electronic bk.)