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Islam’s Spread Into Sub-Saharan Africa – Sulayman Nyang

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1) The Connections Between Africa and the Abrahamic Religions
2) The Afro-Semitic People
3) Islam’s Penetration Into Egypt
4) Islamization and Arabization in Africa
5) Muslim Control of the Land and Sea in Africa
6) Islam’s Spread Into Sub-Saharan Africa
7) The Development of Trade Routes
8) The Significance of Gold Trading
9) The Phenomenon of ‘Arabtowns’ in Africa
10) The Conversion of African Nobles
11) The Al-Murabitun Movement
12) The Al-Muwahiddun Movement
13) Sufi Orders as Agents for Islamization
14) How Are Sufis Different From Sunnis?
15) Popcorn Sufis
16) The Sufi View of the Material World
17) Other Sufi Orders
18) The End of the Muslim Trade Monopoly