Fighting the greater jihad: Amadu Bamba and the founding of the Muridiyya of Senegal, 1853 - 1913

Islam, society, and power in the Wolof states -- The Mbakke: the foundations of family traditions -- The emergence of Amadu Bamba, 1853-95 -- The founding of the Muridiyya -- Murid conflict with the French colonial administration, 1889-1902 -- Slow path toward accommodation I: the time of rapprochem...

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Main Author: Babou, Cheikh Anta Mbacké (Author)
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Athens Ohio Univ. Press 2007
Series/Journal:New African histories series
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Bamba, Ahmadu 1852-1927
B Mouridiyah / History 1853-1913
B Senegal / Islam / History 1853-1913
Further subjects:B Bāmbā, Aḥmadū 1852-1927
B Murīdīyah Biography Senegal
B Islam and politics Senegal History
B Murīdīyah Senegal Biography
B Islam and politics History Senegal
B Islamic sects Senegal
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Summary:Islam, society, and power in the Wolof states -- The Mbakke: the foundations of family traditions -- The emergence of Amadu Bamba, 1853-95 -- The founding of the Muridiyya -- Murid conflict with the French colonial administration, 1889-1902 -- Slow path toward accommodation I: the time of rapprochement -- Slow path toward accommodation II: making Murid space in colonial Bawol -- Conclusion
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references (p. 263-283) and index
ISBN:0821417665