Jinn eviction as a discourse of power: a multidisciplinary approach to Moroccan magical beliefs and practices

Local histories : sharianism and power -- The buf representation of the world of jinn -- Jinn eviction and other rituals as discourses of power -- The paradigm of authority : the mythic court of jinn

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Bibliographic Details
Published in:Islam in Africa
Main Author: Maarouf, Mohammed 1964-
Format: Print Book
Language:English
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Published: Leiden [u.a.] Brill 2007
In:Islam in Africa
Series/Journal:Islam in Africa 8
Standardized Subjects / Keyword chains:B Morocco / Jinn / Magic
Further subjects:B Sufism Morocco
B Jinn Morocco
B Exorcism Morocco
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Summary:Local histories : sharianism and power -- The buf representation of the world of jinn -- Jinn eviction and other rituals as discourses of power -- The paradigm of authority : the mythic court of jinn
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN:900416099X