Race and Slavery in Muslim Societies Bibliography

Below you will find an on going list of some valuable works on race and slavery in various Muslim societies.

Ali, Kecia. Marriage and Slavery in Early Islam. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2010.

Ali, Kecia. “The Truth About Islam and Slavery is More Complicated Than you Think.” Huffington Post. August 19, 2015 retrieved from  http://www.huffingtonpost.com/kecia-ali/islam-sex-slavery_b_8004824.html

Alzaim, Safa. Antara: an Exploration in Meaning, the Epic and the Creative Art of Translation ; a Thesis. Boston: University of Massachusetts Boston, 2010. Print.

Austen, Ralph A. Trans-Saharan Africa in World History. New York, NY: Oxford UP, 2010. Print.

Ayalon, David. Islam and the Abode of War: Military Slaves and Islamic Adversaries. Aldershot, Great Britain: Variorum, 1994. Print.

 Beckerleg, Susan “African Bedouin in Palestine,” Asian and African Studies 6 (2007)

Besteman, Catherine Lowe. Unraveling Somalia: Race, Violence, and the Legacy of Slavery. Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania, 1999. Print.

Beydoun, Khaled. “The Trafficking of Ethiopian Domestic Workers into Lebanon: Navigating through a Novel Passage of the International Maid Trade.” Berkeley Journal of International Law 24 (3), 2006 retrieved from  http://scholarship.law.berkeley.edu/cgi/viewcontent.cgi?article=1327&context=bjil

Clancy-Smith and Gervase, William. Islam and the Abolition of Slavery. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2006.

El Hamel, Chouki. La Vie Intellectuelle Islamique Dans Le Sahel Ouest-africain, XVI-XIX Siècles: Une étude Sociale De L’enseignement Islamique En Mauritanie Et Au Nord Du Mali (XVI-XIX Siècles) Et Traduction Annotée De Fatḥ Ash-shakūr D’al-Bartilī Al-Walātī (mort En 1805). Paris, France: L’Harmattan, 2002. Print.

 El Hamel, Chouki Black Morocco: A History of Slavery, Race, and Islam (African Studies) 2012

Ennaji, Mohammed. Serving the Master: Slavery and Society in Nineteenth-century Morocco. Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1999. Print.

Ensel, Remco. Saints and Servants: Hierarchical Interdependence between Shurfa and Haratin in the Moroccan Deep South. Amsterdam: Univ. of Amsterdam, 1998. Print.

Fisher, Allan G. B., and Humphrey J. Fisher. Slavery and Muslim Society in Africa; the Institution in Saharan and Sudanic Africa and the Trans-Saharan Trade,. Garden City, NY: Doubleday, 1971. Print.

Gomez, Michael Angelo. Diasporic Africa: a Reader. New York: New York UP, 2006. Print.

Hunwick, John O., and Eve Troutt Powell. The African Diaspora in the Mediterranean Lands of Islam. Princeton: M. Wiener Publications, 2001. Print.

Hall, Bruce. A History of Race in Muslim West Africa, 1600-1960 (African Studies) Cambridge University Press (June 6, 2011)

Ibn, Khaldūn, Franz Rosenthal, N. J. Dawood, and Bruce B. Lawrence. The Muqaddimah: an Introduction to History. Princeton, NJ: Princeton UP, 2005. Print.

Jāḥiẓ. The Book of the Glory of the Black Race = Kitab Fakhr As-Sudan ʼAla Al-Bidan. Los Angeles, CA: Preston Pub., 1985. Print.

Lewis, Bernard, and Bernard Lewis. Race and Slavery in the Middle East: an Historical Enquiry. New York: Oxford UP, 1990. Print.

Lovejoy, Paul E. Transformations in Slavery a History of Slavery in Africa. Cambridge [u.a.: Cambridge Univ., 2009. Print.

Robin Law  and Paul E. Lovejoy (Ed.s) The Biography of Mahommah Gardo Baquaqua: His Passage from Slavery to Freedom in Africa and America (2006)

 Mirzai, Behnaz A. Montana, Ismael Musahand and  Lovejoy, Paul eds., Slavery, Islam, and Diaspora (Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press, 2009)

Manning, Patrick. Slavery and African Life: Occidental, Oriental, and African Slave Trades. Cambridge: Cambridge UP, 1990. Print.

Marmon, Shaun Elizabeth. Slavery in the Islamic Middle East. Princeton, NJ: M. Wiener, 1999. Print.

Mirzai, Behnaz A., Ismael Musah. Montana, and Paul E. Lovejoy. Slavery, Islam and Diaspora. Trenton, NJ: Africa World, 2009. Print.

Norris, H. T. The Berbers in Arabic Literature. London: Longman, 1982. Print.

Powell, Eve Troutt. A Different Shade of Colonialism: Egypt, Great Britain, and the Mastery of the Sudan. Berkeley: University of California, 2003. Print.

Scarr, Deryck. Slaving and Slavery in the Indian Ocean. New York: St. Martin’s, 1998. Print.

Sheriff, Abdul. Dhow Culture of the Indian Ocean: Cosmopolitanism, Commerce and Islam. New York: Columbia UP, 2010. Print.

Sikainga, Ahmad Alawad. Slaves into Workers: Emancipation and Labor in Colonial Sudan. Austin: University of Texas, 1996. Print.

Thornton, John. Africa and Africans in the Making of the Atlantic World: 1400 – 1680. Cambridge: Cambridge Univ., 1993. Print.

Toledano, Ehud R. Slavery and Abolition in the Ottoman Middle East. Seattle: University of Washington, 1998. Print.

Webb, James L. A. Desert Frontier: Ecological and Economic Change along the Western Sahel, 1600-1850. Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin, 1995. Print.

Van Aken, Mauro“Dancing Belonging: Contesting Dabkeh in the Jordan Valley, Jordan,” Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies 32, no. 2 (March 2006)

Van Aken,  Mauro Facing Home: Palestinian Belonging in a Valley of Doubt (Maastricht: Shaker Publishing, 2003).

Willis, John Ralph. Slaves and Slavery in Muslim Africa. London, England: F. Cass, 1985. Print.

Zilfi, Madeline C. Women and Slavery in the Late Ottoman Empire: The Design of Difference. Cambridge, U.K.: Cambridge University Press, 2010.

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