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Muslim Brotherhoods and Politics in Senegal

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674733336

Publication Date: 01/01/1970

224 pages

9 halftones, 1 map, 6 tables


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  • Preface
  • Note on Transliteration
  • Introduction
  • 1. The Foundations of Political Power
  • 2. The Impact of the French
  • 3. The Power Structure and Inter-relationships of the Tariqas
  • 4. The Political Parties and the Marabus
  • 5. The Government and the Brotherhoods
  • 6. The Impact of the Brotherhoods on the Government Reform Program
  • 7. Muslim Opposition to the Brotherhoods
  • Conclusion
  • Appendix A. Dramatis Personae
  • Appendix B. Statistical Exercise: Political Characteristics of the Early Twentieth-century Marabus
  • Appendix C. The Modern Associations of the Brotherhoods: The Dahira
  • Appendix D. Marabu Cooperatives
  • Bibliography
  • Index

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