Sufi Saints and State Power: the Pirs of Sind, 1843-1947. / Ansari, Sarah.

Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1992. 200 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Published

Standard

Sufi Saints and State Power: the Pirs of Sind, 1843-1947. / Ansari, Sarah.

Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1992. 200 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Harvard

Ansari, S 1992, Sufi Saints and State Power: the Pirs of Sind, 1843-1947. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.

APA

Vancouver

Ansari S. Sufi Saints and State Power: the Pirs of Sind, 1843-1947. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1992. 200 p.

Author

Ansari, Sarah. / Sufi Saints and State Power: the Pirs of Sind, 1843-1947. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 1992. 200 p.

BibTeX

@book{de1a4d5177b44c40929f6df342a160b8,
title = "Sufi Saints and State Power: the Pirs of Sind, 1843-1947",
abstract = "What has been the role of 'local collaborators' in creating and sustaining European colonial empires? In this book, Dr Sarah Ansari addresses this question by examining the system of political control constructed by the British in Sind between 1843 and 1947. In particular, she explores the part of the local Muslim religious elite, the pirs or hereditary sufi saints, who had long acted as mediators between rulers and the ordinary people of the region.",
author = "Sarah Ansari",
year = "1992",
language = "English",
isbn = "ISBN 0-521-40530-0",
publisher = "Cambridge University Press",

}

RIS

TY - BOOK

T1 - Sufi Saints and State Power: the Pirs of Sind, 1843-1947

AU - Ansari, Sarah

PY - 1992

Y1 - 1992

N2 - What has been the role of 'local collaborators' in creating and sustaining European colonial empires? In this book, Dr Sarah Ansari addresses this question by examining the system of political control constructed by the British in Sind between 1843 and 1947. In particular, she explores the part of the local Muslim religious elite, the pirs or hereditary sufi saints, who had long acted as mediators between rulers and the ordinary people of the region.

AB - What has been the role of 'local collaborators' in creating and sustaining European colonial empires? In this book, Dr Sarah Ansari addresses this question by examining the system of political control constructed by the British in Sind between 1843 and 1947. In particular, she explores the part of the local Muslim religious elite, the pirs or hereditary sufi saints, who had long acted as mediators between rulers and the ordinary people of the region.

M3 - Book

SN - ISBN 0-521-40530-0

SN - ISBN-10: 0521522986; ISBN-13: 978-0521522984

BT - Sufi Saints and State Power: the Pirs of Sind, 1843-1947

PB - Cambridge University Press

CY - Cambridge

ER -