Muslim Institutions of Higher Education in Postcolonial Africa

  • Editors
  • Mbaye Lo
  • Muhammed Haron

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Introduction: Africa’s Muslim Institutions of Higher Learning: Moving Forward

  3. Reforming Muslim Learning: Trajectories and Typologies of Reform in Africa

  4. The Rise of Modern Muslim Universities and Colleges: Remembrance and Reconstruction

  5. Muslim Colleges and Universities: Texts, Contexts, and Graduates

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 283-302

About this book


Muslim Institutions of Higher Education in Postcolonial Africa examines the colonial discriminatory practices against Muslim education through control and dismissal and discusses the education reform movement of the post-colonial experience.


Muslim Institutions transnational Islamic organizations Islam in Africa Muslim world leagues Islamization

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Education
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-56717-1
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-55231-0
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