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The Resource Thus Ruled Emir Abbas : Selected Casese from the Records of the Emir of Kano's Judicial Council

Thus Ruled Emir Abbas : Selected Casese from the Records of the Emir of Kano's Judicial Council

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Thus Ruled Emir Abbas : Selected Casese from the Records of the Emir of Kano's Judicial Council
Title
Thus Ruled Emir Abbas
Title remainder
Selected Casese from the Records of the Emir of Kano's Judicial Council
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
Thus Ruled Emir Abbas is an important new research tool that reveals much about daily life in Kano, the wealthiest and most populous emirate of the African Sokoto Caliphate. It contains a selection of Kano Judicial Council documents, as well as their English translations, that deal with matters such as land disputes, tax collection disputes, and theft. These documents are invaluable resources that reveal much about Kano social, economic, and political life before the region came under the influence of colonial institutions, law, and language. This selection of records for mor
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Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Christelow, Allen
Index
no index present
Language note
English translation and commentary; original Arabic text reproduced in appendix
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • legal cases and notes
Series statement
African historical sources
Series volume
#5
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  • Law
  • Law
  • Nigeria
  • HISTORY
  • Law
  • Nigeria
  • Nigeria
  • Rechtspraak
  • Islamitisch recht
Label
Thus Ruled Emir Abbas : Selected Casese from the Records of the Emir of Kano's Judicial Council
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Original Texts (Photocopies arranged in chronological sequence)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-204)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kano Emirate and Its Neighbors (Map); Glossary of Arabic and Hausa Terms; Transcription; Calendar Conversion Table; Currency and Dates; Preface; Introduction; 1. Establishing and Maintaining Rights to Land; 2. The Land Rights of Travelers and Emigrants; 3. Selling, Pawning, Loaning, and Donating Land; 4. Houses; 5. The Return of Property Seized During the Basasa; 6. The Sale and Ownership of Animals; 7. Animal Theft; 8. The Redemption and Emancipation of Slaves; 9. The Conditions of Slaves: Options and Resistance; 10. Theft of Goods and Money; 11. Violence and Fear; Bibliography
Control code
ocn876514215
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (307 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609172688
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt9gcbcp
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876514215
Label
Thus Ruled Emir Abbas : Selected Casese from the Records of the Emir of Kano's Judicial Council
Publication
Note
Original Texts (Photocopies arranged in chronological sequence)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-204)
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Kano Emirate and Its Neighbors (Map); Glossary of Arabic and Hausa Terms; Transcription; Calendar Conversion Table; Currency and Dates; Preface; Introduction; 1. Establishing and Maintaining Rights to Land; 2. The Land Rights of Travelers and Emigrants; 3. Selling, Pawning, Loaning, and Donating Land; 4. Houses; 5. The Return of Property Seized During the Basasa; 6. The Sale and Ownership of Animals; 7. Animal Theft; 8. The Redemption and Emancipation of Slaves; 9. The Conditions of Slaves: Options and Resistance; 10. Theft of Goods and Money; 11. Violence and Fear; Bibliography
Control code
ocn876514215
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (307 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781609172688
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt9gcbcp
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)876514215

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