Sudanic Africa


Volume 16, 2005


Contents

Shaykh Hasan b. 'Amayr al-Shirazi (1880-1979), Issa Ziddy (1-26)

Servants of Shari'a: Qadis and the Politics of Accommodation in East Africa, Abdulkadir Hashim (27-51)

Al-Zubayr's Early Career, R.S. O'Fahey (53-68)

The Travel Poem of 'Abd al-Rahman al-Sanusi of Bornu, A.F. Ahmed (69-82)

Askiya Muhammad I and his qabila: Name and Provenance, Stephan Bühnen (83-90)

Like a Motherless Child: Researching Slavery in Morocco, Madia Thomson (91-101)

A Region of the Mind: Medieval Arab Views of African Geography and Ethnography and their Legacy, John O. Hunwick (103-136)

Bibliographies

Some Recent Publications from and about the Sudan, R.S. O'Fahey (137-153)

Notes and communications

Markus Wiener Publications of John Hunwick (155-156)

Book reviews

Alessandra Vianello and Mohamed M. Kassim (eds.) Servants of the Sharia: The Civil Register of the Qadis' Court of Brava, (Elke Stockreiter) (157-162)


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