Online Workshop – "People of the Desert: Nomadic Networks and the Spread and Practice of Islam" – 28 October

THIRD ḤAJAR ONLINE WORKSHOP, 28 OCTOBER 2022

 

People of the Desert: Nomadic Networks and the Spread and Practice of Islam

15:45 -19:00 (CET time)
Chairs: Irina Shingiray (University of Oxford) and José C. Carvajal López (University of Leicester)


15:45 Case studies

José C. Carvajal López (University of Leicester)

Nomads of Qatar? The emergence of Bedouin communities in the Persian-Arabian Gulf

Author: 
Kidane Mengisteab, ed.
Reviewer: 
Derick Becker

Becker on Mengisteab, 'The Crisis of Democratization in the Greater Horn of Africa: Towards Building Institutional Foundations'

Kidane Mengisteab, ed. The Crisis of Democratization in the Greater Horn of Africa: Towards Building Institutional Foundations. Rochester: James Currey, 2020. xvii + 261 pp. $90.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-84701-247-0.

Reviewed by Derick Becker (University of Nottingham Malaysia) Published on H-Africa (April, 2022) Commissioned by David D. Hurlbut (Independent Scholar)

Author: 
Louise Woodroofe
Reviewer: 
Charlie Thomas

Thomas on Woodroofe, 'Buried in the Sands of the Ogaden: The United States, the Horn of Africa, and the Demise of Detente'

Louise Woodroofe. Buried in the Sands of the Ogaden: The United States, the Horn of Africa, and the Demise of Detente. New Studies in U.S. Foreign Relations Series: Kent: Kent State University Press, 2013. vii + 168 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-1-60635-184-0.

Reviewed by Charlie Thomas (Air University, eSchool of Graduate PME) Published on H-War (May, 2016) Commissioned by Margaret Sankey

Author: 
I. M. Lewis
Reviewer: 
Ahmed I. Samatar

Samatar on Lewis, 'A Modern History of the Somali: Nation and State in the Horn of Africa'

I. M. Lewis. A Modern History of the Somali: Nation and State in the Horn of Africa. Athens: Ohio University Press, 2002. vii + 347 pp. $24.95 (paper), ISBN 978-0-8214-1495-8.

Reviewed by Ahmed I. Samatar (Macalester College) Published on H-Africa (December, 2003)

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