Sean Allen Hanretta

  • 39 Citations
19982018
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Research Interests

Intellectual, cultural and religious history of modern West Africa.

Education/Academic qualification

History, PhD, University of Wisconsin-Madison

… → 2003

History, MA, University of Wisconsin-Madison

… → 1997

History, BA, Colorado College

… → 1994

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Research Output 1998 2018

Islam in African history

Hanretta, S. A. & Shankar, S., Jan 1 2018, A Companion to African History. wiley, p. 225-246 22 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Islam
African History
Africa
Muslims
History

The river of salvation flows through Africa: Edward Wilmot Blyden, Raphael Armattoe, and the redemption of the culture concept

Hanretta, S. A., Apr 24 2018, Indigenous Visions: Rediscovering the World of Franz Boas. Yale University Press, p. 279-315 37 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

river
Africa
Redemption
Rivers
Culture Concept

Ḥamallāh

Hanretta, S. A., 2016, Encyclopaedia of Islam. Fleet, K., Kramer, G., Matringe, D., Nawas, J. & Rowson, E. (eds.). 3 ed. Brill

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia/dictionary

New Religious Movements

Hanretta, S. A., 2013, The Oxford Handbook of Modern African History. Parker, J. & Reid, R. (eds.). Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

Islam
New Religious Movements
Africa
Religion
Globalization
4 Citations (Scopus)

'Kaffir' Renner's conversion: Being Muslim in public in colonial Ghana

Hanretta, S., Feb 1 2011, In : Past and Present. 210, 1, p. 187-220 34 p., gtq009.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Ghana
Muslim
Muslims
Colonies