Islam in Tribal Societies: From the Atlas to the Indus
Akbar S. Ahmed (Editor)
Page count: 360 pages
File size: 4.3 MB
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.