Religion and Politics in East Africa : The Period since Independence

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  • Copyright: 1995-02-01
  • Publisher: Ohio Univ Pr
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Table of Contents

Notes on Contributors
Map of East Africa
The Character of Politico-Religious Conflict in Eastern Africap. 1
The Challenge of Islam
Muslims and Politics: The Attempts to Create Muslim National Organizations in Tanzania, Uganda and Kenyap. 19
The Past in the Present: The Issue of the Sharia in Sudanp. 32
Idi Amin, 'the Nubi' and Islam in Ugandan Politics 1971-1979p. 45
Christianity, Sectarianism and Politics in Uganda
The Holy Spirit Movement and the Forces of Nature in the North of Uganda 1985-1987p. 59
The Church of Uganda Amidst Conflict: The Interplay between Church and Politics in Uganda since 1962p. 72
The Catholic Church and the Root-Cause of Political Instability in Ugandap. 106
Catholics and Political Identity in Torop. 120
Christians and Muslims in Kenyan politics
'Render unto Caesar the Things that are Caesar's: The Politics of Church-State Conflict in Kenya, 1978-1990p. 143
Ideological Politics versus Biblical Hermeneutics: Kenya's Protestant Churches and the Nyayo Statep. 177
Coping with the Christians: The Muslim Predicament in Kenyap. 200
Cross-Cultural Complications
Christian-Muslim Inputs into Public Policy Formation in Kenya, Tanzania and Ugandap. 223
The Churches and Human Rights in Kenya and Uganda since Independencep. 247
Church and State in Eastern Africa: Some Unresolved Questionsp. 260
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