Islam in Tribal Societies: From the Atlas to the Indus

Akbar S. Ahmed (Editor)

Book Details

Format: EPUB

Page count: 360 pages

File size: 4.3 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English

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.