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France and Islam in West Africa, 1860-1960 / Christopher Harrison
Bib ID 265999
Format BookBook
Author
Harrison, Christopher, 1958-
 
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Description Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1988 
xi, 242 p., [2] p. of plates : map ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 0521352304
Series

African studies series ; 60

Full contents
  • Machine derived contents note: Acknowledgements
  • Abbreviations
  • Map
  • 1. Introduction
  • Part I. 1850-1989: Nineteenth-century origins of French Islamic policy: 2. French Islamic policy in Senegal and Algeria
  • Part II. 1898-1912: The Fear of Islam: 3. The fear of Islam
  • 4. Education policy and Islam
  • 5. French Islamic policy in crisis: the Futa Jallon 1909-1912
  • Part III. French Scholarship and the Definition of Islam Noir: 6. Scholar-administrators and the definition of Islam Noir
  • 7. The First World War
 
Notes

Revision of the author's thesis (doctoral--University of London).

Includes index.

Bibliography: p. 229-236.

Subjects Muslims -- Africa, French-speaking West -- Political activity.  |  Islam and politics -- Africa, French-speaking West.  |  France -- Colonies -- Africa -- Administration.  |  Africa, French-speaking West -- Politics and government -- 1884-1960.  |  West Africa Islam Policies of French government, history

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