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Author Vahed, Goolam

Title Schooling Muslims in Natal : Identity, State and the Orient Islamic Educational Institute
Published Scottsville, Kwazulu-Natal : University of KwaZulu-Natal Press, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (474 pages)
Contents Preface; Introduction; 1 Islam between Empire and Nation: Indian Schooling, Madressas and the State in Natal, c.1880-1927; 2 Towards Aligarh in Africa: The Founding of the Orient Islamic Educational Institute, 1927-43; 3 Shifting Grounds: The Search for a School Site in a Divided City, 1943-8; 4 Politics of 'Integrated' State-Aided Schooling, 1942-57; 5 The Making of Orient School, 1946-60; 6 Deenyath: Debating an Islamic Syllabus for a State-Aided School; 7 Duniyanee: Teaching and Learning in the Era of Separate Development, 1960-94
8 Reorientations: From State-Aided to Independent Status, 1994-8Conclusion: The Orient in a New Century; Notes; Select Bibliography; Index
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Subject East Indians -- South Africa -- KwaZulu-Natal -- History.
Islam -- Study and teaching -- South Africa -- KwaZulu-Natal.
Islamic education -- South Africa -- Durban.
Islamic education -- South Africa -- KwaZulu-Natal.
Muslims -- Education -- South Africa -- Durban.
Muslims -- Education -- South Africa -- KwaZulu-Natal.
Muslims -- South Africa -- KwaZulu-Natal -- Ethnic identity.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Waetjen, Thembisa, 1963-
ISBN 1869143477 (electronic bk.)
9781869143473 (electronic bk.)