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Islam and the prayer economy: history and authority in a Malian town (2005)

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Abstract

At a time when so-called fundamentalism has become the privileged analytical frame for understanding Muslim societies past and present, this study offers an alternative perspective on Islam.

Keywords

Islam, Islam and state, Islamic sects, Sufism, History, Economic aspects, Mali

Languages

English

Publisher

Edinburgh University Press

ISBN

9781474472753, 9780748622856

Pages

xii, 306

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