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Volume 54, Number 4, Summer 2008

Table of Contents

From: Africa Today

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Special Issue: Performing Islamic Revival in Africa

Introduction to Special Issue: Performing Islamic Revival in Africa

pp. vii-xiii

The Wahubiri wa Kislamu (Preachers of Islam) in East Africa

pp. 3-18

(Re)Turning to Proper Muslim Practice: Islamic Moral Renewal and Women's Conflicting Assertions of Sunni Identity in Urban Mali

pp. 20-43

Conversion on Screen: A Glimpse at Popular Islamic Imaginations in Northern Nigeria

pp. 44-68

Conversion to Islam and Modernity in Nigeria: A View from the Underworld

pp. 71-87

Book Reviews

Looting Africa: The Economics of Exploitation (review)

pp. 88-91

Africa's Silk Road: China and India's New Economic Frontier (review)

pp. 91-93

HIV/AIDS, Illness, and African Well-Being (review)

pp. 93-94

Yoruba in Diaspora: An African Church in London (review)

pp. 94-96

Curing the Colonizers: Hydrotherapy, Climatology, and French Colonial Spas (review)

pp. 97-99

Violence, Political Culture and Development in Africa (review)

pp. 99-100

Security Dynamics in Africa's Great Lakes Region (review)

pp. 100-104

Rebel Between Spirit and Law: Ahmad Zarruq, Sainthood, and Authority in Islam (review)

pp. 104-106

Intermediaries, Interpreters, and Clerks: African Employees in the Making of Colonial Africa (review)

pp. 106-108

The NGO Factor in Africa: The Case of Arrested Development in Kenya (review)

pp. 109-111

Regime Hegemony in Museveni's Uganda: Pax Musevenica (review)

pp. 111-114

A Culture of Corruption: Everyday Deception and Popular Discontent in Nigeria (review)

pp. 114-116

The Order of Genocide: Race, Power, and War in Rwanda (review)

pp. 116-119

Books Received

Books Received

p. 120

Contributors

Contributors

pp. 121-122

Research Areas

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