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Felicitas Becker and P. Wenzel Geissler

.indd iv JRA 37,1_Prelims.indd iv 2/2/07 1:35:00 PM 2/2/07 1:35:00 PM © Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2007 DOI: 10.1163/157006607X166564 Journal of Religion in Afr ica 37 (2007) 1-15 INTRODUCTION Searching for Pathways in a Landscape of Death: Religion and AIDS in East Africa Felicitas

Porter, Karen A.

Islam was introduced to East Africa around 1000 C.E. by Arab and Persian traders, slavers, merchants, and religious teachers, and was spread inland during the nineteenth century by caravan trade. Though Islam is the dominant religion among coastal and island peoples of Zanzibar, Pemba, Lamu, and

Gijsbert Oonk

South Asians in East Africa (1880-1920) with a Particular Focus on Zanzibar: Toward a Historical Explanation of Economic Success of a Middlemen Minority G IJSBERT O ONK * A BSTRACT The main object of this article is to falsify the common his- torical portrait of South Asians in Zanzibar and

Chris Maina Peter and Chris Maina Peter

© Koninklijke Brill NV, Leiden, 2007 DOI: 10.1163/156921007X237007 Th e Magic Wand in Making Constitutions Endure in Africa: Anything (Lessons) to Learn from East Africa? Chris Maina Peter 1 Department of International Law, Faculty of Law, University of Dar es Salaam, P.O. Box 35093, Dar es

Jason Bruner

Balokole , transformations in domestic patterns, in the ways she cleaned and related to her family, were an inherent part of the Balokole life of salvation. She said gently but with certainty: ‘The testimony must begin in the home’. 1 The East African Revival required converts to give testimony of


Emiel L. Eijdenberg

that are observed in studies based on data collection in five of the world’s poorest countries on the African continent: the Least Developed Countries ( ldc s) in East Africa. To illustrate the girth of the ldc s: more than one billion people on our planet live in absolute poverty. This group of

April 2016 and became a full Member on 15 August 2016. EAC has a market size of 150 million people. Following the dissolution of the former East African Community in 1977, the Member States negotiated...

Bang, Anne K.

The most influential Alawī clans in East Africa have, according to Alawī genealogy, been the Āl Jamāl al-Layl and the Āl Shaykh Abī Bakr b. Sālim (al-Mashhūr, Shams al-ẓahīra).The ʿAlawī clan has its origin in Ḥaḍramawt, Yemen, but is now spread throughout the rim of the Indian Ocean, accompanying



Editors Human Rights Law in Africa

INTRODUCTION The historical development of the East African Community (EAC) can be traced back to 1967 when the Permanent Tripartite Commission for East African Co-operation was first created. In 1977 the Commission collapsed due to political differences. Upon the dissolution of the Commission

Kjell Arne Johanson and János Oláh

© Insect Systematics & Evolution (Group 7) Description of fourteen new Tinodes species from East Africa (Trichoptera: Psychomyiidae) KJELL ARNE JOHANSON and JÁNOS OLÁH Johanson, K. A. & Oláh, J.: Description of fourteen new Tinodes species from East Africa (Trichoptera: Psychomyiidae). Insect