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Islam and the Prayer EconomyHistory and Authority in a Malian Town$
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Benjamin Soares

Print publication date: 2005

Print ISBN-13: 9780748622856

Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: September 2012

DOI: 10.3366/edinburgh/9780748622856.001.0001

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The Public Sphere and the Postcolony

The Public Sphere and the Postcolony

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(p.210) 8 The Public Sphere and the Postcolony
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Islam and the Prayer Economy
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Benjamin F. Soares

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Edinburgh University Press
DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9780748622856.003.0009

Chapter 8 considers the importance of the secular state, the development of the public sphere, and mass media, as well as the impact of these on Nioro as a social and religious space at the end of the twentieth century. Returning to the question of the Hamawiyya and its absent shaykh, it discusses the development of a new incipient tradition of Islam that allows some to bypass some of the debates between Muslims in this religious center.

Keywords:   Public Sphere, Habermas, Jurgen, Islam, Media, Media, mass, Media, print, Media, radio, Media, audiocassettes, Saints, Muslim, Haïdara, Chérif Ousmane Madani

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