Muslim-Christian Encounters in Africa.

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Author / Creator: Soares, Benjamin.
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: Leiden : BRILL, 2006.
Series:Islam in Africa Ser.
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
  • Title Page
  • Copyright Page
  • Table of Contents
  • Note on Transliteration
  • Acknowledgements
  • Introduction: Muslim-Christian Encounters in Africa
  • Chapter One: African Muslims and Christians in World History: The Irrelevance of the "Clash of Civilizations"
  • Chapter Two: Flesh Soaked in Faith: Meat as a Marker of the Boundary between Christians and Muslims in Ethiopia
  • Chapter Three: Missionary Legacies: Muslim-Christian Encounters in Egypt and Sudan during the Colonial and Postcolonial Periods
  • Chapter Four: A Fifty-Year Muslim Conversion to Christianity: Religious Ambiguities and Colonial Boundaries in Northern Nigeria, c. 1906-1963
  • Chapter Five: The Time of Conversion: Christians and Muslims among the Sereer-Safèn of Senegal, 1914-1950s
  • Chapter Six: Christianity as Seen by an African Muslim Intellectual: Amadou Hampâté Bâ
  • Chapter Seven: Fundamentalism and Outreach Strategies in East Africa: Christian Evangelism and Muslim Daʿwa
  • Chapter Eight: In My End Is My Beginning: Muslim and Christian Traditions at Cross-Purposes in Contemporary Nigeria
  • Chapter Nine: An Opportunity Missed by Nigeria's Christians: The 1976-78 Sharia Debate Revisited
  • Chapter Ten: The "Sharia Factor" in Nigeria's 2003 Elections
  • Chapter Eleven: From Resistance to Reconstruction: Challenges Facing Muslim-Christian Relations in Post-Apartheid South Africa
  • Contributors
  • Index.