Who Shall Enter Paradise? : Christian Origins in Muslim Northern Nigeria, c. 1890-1975.

Who Shall Enter Paradise? recounts in detail the history of Christian-Muslim engagement in a core area of sub-Saharan Africa's most populous nation, home to roughly equal numbers of Christians and Muslims.

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Bibliographic Details
Author / Creator: Shankar, Shobana.
Format: eBook Electronic
Edition:1st ed.
Imprint: Athens, OH : Ohio University Press, 2014.
Series:New African Histories
Local Note:Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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Table of Contents:
  • Intro
  • Acknowledgments
  • Introduction
  • Note on Language and Acronyms
  • 1 :"A Place to Lay Our Head"- A Sect of Strangers, 1890-1918
  • 2 : A New "Middle" Class in the Muslim City, 1918-1925
  • 3 : A Christian Feminist Freelance- Policing Propaganda and Piety, 1920-1935
  • 4: Christian Medical Missions as Muslim Charity- Paternalist Alliances, Maternal Alienation, 1928-1942
  • 5: Joining in the Melee- Soldiers, Youth, and Rural Revivalism, 1945-1950
  • 6: Security and Secrecy in the Era of Independence, 1950-1975
  • Conclusion
  • Bibliography
  • Index.