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Islam and politics in the Horn of Africa

  title={Islam and politics in the Horn of Africa},
  author={S. N. Malakar},
Due to my new role as the director of the Center for Global Islamic Studies, my time to do research has been somewhat limited. Much of my research in 2015 has been devoted to parallel projects, all dealing with religion and politics in the context of Ethiopia. While this is a continuation of my interest in Islam in the Horn of Africa, it has moved in the direction of investigating Islamic reformist views on democracy, secularism and the role of religion in the public. Obviously, this also… Expand
Bibliography on Islam in contemporary Sub-Saharan Africa
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Reconstruction of Ethiopia's Collective Memory by Rewriting its History : The Politics of Islam
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