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The ethnographic state : France and the invention of Moroccan Islam, Edmund Burke III

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The ethnographic state : France and the invention of Moroccan Islam
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The ethnographic state
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France and the invention of Moroccan Islam
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Edmund Burke III
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Language
eng
Summary
Alone among Muslim countries, Morocco is known for its own national form of Islam, ""Moroccan Islam."" However, this pathbreaking study reveals that Moroccan Islam was actually invented in the early twentieth century by French ethnographers and colonial officers who were influenced by British colonial practices in India. Between 1900 and 1920, these researchers compiled a social inventory of Morocco that in turn led to the emergence of a new object of study, Moroccan Islam, and a new field, Moroccan studies. In the process, they resurrected the monarchy and reinvented Morocco as a modern polit
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non fiction
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The ethnographic state : France and the invention of Moroccan Islam, Edmund Burke III
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The ethnographic state : France and the invention of Moroccan Islam, Edmund Burke III
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1525/j.ctt7zw0jf
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
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rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The invention of Moroccan Islam
  • From Moroccan Islam to the ethnographic state
  • France and the sociology of Islam, 1798-1890
  • The Algerian origins of Moroccan studies, 1890-1903
  • The political origins of the Moroccan colonial archive, 1900-1912
  • When paradigms shift : political and discursive contexts of the Moroccan question
  • Tensions of empire : institutional contexts of research
  • Social research in the technocolony : the colonial archive institutionalized, 1912-25
  • Berber policy : tribe and state
  • Urban policy : Fez and the Muslim city
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1 online resource (x, 273 pages)
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online
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9780520957992
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rdamedia
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