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Islam and Education in the Colony and Hinterland of Sierra Leone (1750–1914)
RESUMECet article donne une vue du developpement des institutions d'education islamiques et etudie leur role primordial dans la formation et le maintien d'un reseau fortement islamise dans les villesExpand
Conversion to Islam and the Promotion of ‘Modern’ Islamic Schools in Ghana
AbstractThis article analyzes the transformation of Islamic education from makaranta (schools for the study of the Qurʾān) to what are called English/Arabic schools, which combine Islamic studiesExpand
The Incorporation of Muslim Elites into the Colonial Administrative Systems of Sierra Leone, The Gambia and the Gold Coast
This article focuses on relations between British colonial administrations in three West Africa territories during the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. Sierra Leone, the Gambia and the Gold CoastExpand
NETWORK BUILDING AND POLITICAL POWER IN NORTHWESTERN SIERRA LEONE, 1800-65
The study of social, economic and political networks provides a new perspective on the history of northwestern Sierra Leone and neighbouring parts of Guinea during the eighteenth and nineteenthExpand
Misunderstandings Arising from the Use of the Term ‘Creole’ in the Literature on Sierra Leone
HROUGHOUT the growing body of literature on Sierra Leone a considerable degree of error has persisted over the use of the term 'creole' and the resultant confusion has led to repeated failure toExpand
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