Family Networks in East Africa, 1860-1925
Series: Routledge Indian Ocean Series
Anne Bang focuses on the ways in which a particular Islamic brotherhood, or 'tariqa', the tariqa Alawiyya, spread, maintained and propagated their particular brand of the Islamic faith. Originating in the South-Yemeni region of Hadramawt, the Alawi tariqa mainly spread along the coast of the...
Published August 20th 2003 by Routledge