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For God or empire : Sayyid Fadl and the Indian Ocean world / Wilson Chacko Jacob.

Author/creator Jacob, Wilson Chacko, 1972- author.
Format Book and Print
Publication Info Stanford, California : Stanford University Press, [2019]
Descriptionxxi, 276 pages ; 23 cm
Subject(s)
Contents Introduction : life in-between -- Remaking the Indian Ocean world : Sufis, sovereigns, and the Mappilas of Malabar -- "Where the sun rises to where the sun sets" : origins, life, and the faces of sovereignty -- "The tear will widen" : re-ordering government Madras to Istanbul -- "Time is the only veil" : Sufism and the politics of recognition -- Uncertain returns : cyberspace, genetics, and genealogies -- "This true and merciful way" : sovereignty and life's end(s) -- Conclusion : sovereignty and life's mysterious unity.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and index.
Genre/formBiography.
Genre/formHistory.
LCCN 2018053007
ISBN9781503609631
ISBN9780804793186 hardcover alkaline paper
ISBN0804793182 hardcover alkaline paper
ISBN1503609634 paperback alkaline paper

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