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Author Reese, Scott Steven, author
Title Imperial Muslims : Islam, community and authority in the Indian Ocean, 1839-1937 / Scott S. Reese
Imprint Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2018]
book jacket
 Modern History Library  305.69709 R329    AVAILABLE    30550100646288
 人文社會聯圖  BP63.A4 I54 2018    AVAILABLE    30610020609012
Descript xii, 212 pages : maps ; 24 cm
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Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 168-205) and index
Introduction : a community of Muslims -- Hanuman's tunnel : collapsing the space between Hind and Arabia in the Arab imaginary -- Aden, the Company and Indian Ocean interests -- Claims to community : mosques, cemeteries and the universe -- "The Qadi is not a judge" : the Qadi's courts, community and authority -- "An innocent amusement" : marginality, spirit possession and the moral community -- Scripturalism, Sufism and the limits of defining public religiosity
Subject Muslims -- Indian Ocean Region -- History -- 19th century
Religious communities -- Indian Ocean Region -- History -- 19th century
Social change -- Indian Ocean Region -- History -- 20th century
Great Britain -- Colonies
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