Essays Tagged: "Sokoto Caliphate"

The Revolutionary aspect of the Sokoto Jihad

AbstractThis paper discusses the diverse views of both Eurocentric and Afrocentric scholars on the Sokoto Jihad movement with reference to their critical assertions. Particularly, the paper explores ... in the first two decades of the century were transformed into a Caliphate with its headquarters at Sokoto. The cataclysmic event that encouraged this transformation is known as the Jihad movement. Li ...

(17 pages) 0 0 0.0 Jul/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > African Studies - History