Islam, Sectarianism and Politics in Sudan since the Mahdiyya
Kramer, Robert S., African Studies Review
Gabriel Warburg. Islam, Sectarianism and Politics in Sudan since the Mahdiyya. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 2003. xvii + 252 pp. Maps. Bibliography. Index. $19.95. Paper.
Few historians have contributed as much to Sudan and Nile Valley studies as Gabriel Warburg, who, for more than thirty years, has been a prolific writer, active contributor at symposia and conferences, and visiting scholar around the world. While his published work has tended to explore the relationship between Islam and politics in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, his focus has ranged from political movements to religious organizations, legal matters, slavery, and even border issues. At least …
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Publication information: Article title: Islam, Sectarianism and Politics in Sudan since the Mahdiyya. Contributors: Kramer, Robert S. - Author. Journal title: African Studies Review. Volume: 49. Issue: 1 Publication date: April 2006. Page number: 163+. © African Studies Association Sep 2008. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.