Franklin

Religion in politics : secularism and national integration in modern Nigeria / edited by Julius O. Adekunle.

Publication:
Trenton, NJ : Africa World Press, c2009.
Format/Description:
Book
xxi, 362 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Subjects:
Religion and politics -- Nigeria.
Nigeria -- Religion.
Nigeria -- Politics and government.
Secularism -- Nigeria.
Nationalism -- Nigeria.
Democracy -- Nigeria.
Nigeria -- Ethnic relations -- Political aspects.
Nigeria -- Social conditions.
Social conflict -- Nigeria.
Islamic law -- Nigeria.
Contents:
Religion and politics in transition / Julius Adekunle
The precolonial and colonial times
Religion and politics in precolonial Nigeria / Abiodun Akeem Oladiti
Religion and politics in colonial Nigeria : life and career of Sir Walter Miller, 1782-1952 / Funso Afolayan
Religion, politics, and ethnicity
Ethnic and religious conflicts : challenges for sustainable democracy / Akpen Philip
Beyond secularism : the shadow of religion on Nigerian democracy / J. Shola Omotola
The countervailing forces : politics and religion in Nigeria, 1993-2002 / Lateef A. Adeniran
Evangelization and inter-ethnic conflicts : the Benin diocese, 1995-2002 / Uyilawa Usuanlele
The Shari'a and the politics of religion
Shari'a in the history and political development of Nigeria / Mukhtar Umar Bunza
Shari'a and politics : crises, conflicts, and resolutions / Saadatu Hassan Liman
Religion, politics, and violence / Julius O. Adekunle
Religious associations and politics
Nigeria and the Organization of Islamic Countries (OIC) / Adeyemi Oyeniyi
Christian Association of Nigeria (CAN) and politics / Olayemi Akinwumi and Ibrahim Umaru
Women's religious associations and democracy / Olufunke Adeboye
The Pentecostal churches : the politics of spiritual deregulation since the 1980s / Adoyi Onoja
New religious movements and the politics of nation building / Olujide Gbadegesin
Religion and the justice system
The judiciary and religious freedom : constitutional guarantee of the secularity of the state / Akin Alao
Peace, spirituality, and justice : the Nigerian style / Theresa A. Booker
Government reaction to religious violence / Julius O. Adekunle.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Adekunle, Julius.
ISBN:
1592217222 (hard cover)
9781592217229 (hard cover)
1592217230 (pbk.)
9781592217236 (pbk.)
OCLC:
430522229
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