Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2016

560 Pages

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9780748695430

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Islamic Reform in Twentieth-Century Africa

Roman Loimeier

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Biographies of reformist scholars complement the text
  • Case studies are placed in the context of the dynamics of 'reform' in the larger world of Islam
  • Addresses the importance of trans-national entanglements and their formative power
  • Focuses on the dynamics of social and religious development, the political dynamics of Islamic 'reform' and issues of youth, generational change and gender