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Islam in Tribal Societies

From the Atlas to the Indus

Edited by Akbar S. Ahmed

Routledge – 2008 – 360 pages

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A lively debate is currently being conducted in the social sciences around the concepts of "tribe", "segmentary societies" and "Islam in society". This wide-ranging collection by thirteen distinguished anthropologists contributes to the debate by examining various segmentary Islamic tribal societies from Morocco to Pakistan.

Name: Islam in Tribal Societies: From the Atlas to the Indus (Paperback)Routledge 
Description: Edited by Akbar S. Ahmed. A lively debate is currently being conducted in the social sciences around the concepts of "tribe", "segmentary societies" and "Islam in society". This wide-ranging collection by thirteen distinguished anthropologists...
Categories: Political Islam, Islam - Religion