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    Tension and Legitimacy: Politics’ Effect on Religious Tolerance in al-Andalus In this paper, the following question will be answered: “What was the main factor that influenced the degree of religious tolerance or oppression by Berber rulers in al-Andalus during the years 1094 -1248?” In particular, this question will be examining the treatment of dhimmis, or “protected people,” which is to say Christians and Jews by Almoravid and Almohad rulers. In addition, this paper will address the practice

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    “Church History: The Fall of Rome Early Church History, Part 16.” IIIM Magazine Online 1, no. 30 (1999): 1. Accessed May 30, 2016. http://www.thirdmill.org/newfiles/jac_arnold/CH.Arnold.CH.16.html. Article title: The Disappearance of Christianity from North Africa in the Wake of the Rise of Islam C. J. Speel argues in his writings that Christianity suffered doctrinal issues and continuation issues because of the rise of Islam. For instance, in North Africa, Islam supplanted Christianity

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    I. INTRODUCTION Christianity in Africa is not a recent happening nor is it a product of colonialism if we go back to the very time of the apostle. Christianity in most area was confronted during the centuries after the struggle by Islam, the Christian religion suffered in some measure, but did not disappear. Christianity has been flourishing on the northern part of this continent for years before Islam was born. Christianity in North African seemed to have been well founded deeply entrenched and

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    significant role in world history. Each of them transformed the destiny of North American and African society. Politically, economically and culturally, North Americans were dying slowly in seemingly more peaceful fur trade, and Africans were immediately hit by the wreaked havoc of slave trade. North America’s ostensible peace with the outside world could not avoid civil wars, as African people’s self-protection could not avoid European gory violent human plunder. In Africa, people were still live

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    between Africa and Eurasia changed during the era of 300-1450, a few factors stayed the same. In 300 C.E., trade routes were primarily between Europe and North Africa. The way that they changed by the time of 1450 was that they expanded southward and westward. By 1450, these trade routes went through West Africa, sub-Saharan Africa, and the Indian Ocean. One factor that stayed the same during this time period was that the northern coast of Africa was always involved in the trade between Africa and the

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    Women and Devolpment in Northern Africa Essay

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    Northern Africa Gender inequality is a massive problem for women and girls and development has begun to take place to over come this injustice to the female population in North Africa and the Middle East. Gender inequality has become an important and visible issue for economies of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA). I have researched on how women of North Africa are deprived from many opportunities as well as being under educated. The female population has suffered immensely in Africa. Presently

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    countries, "black" is also perceived as a derogatory, outdated, reductive or otherwise unrepresentative label, and as a result is neither used nor defined. Different societies, such as Australia, Brazil, the United Kingdom, the United States and South Africa, apply differing criteria regarding who is classified as "black", and these social constructs have also changed over time. In a number of countries, societal variables affect classification as much as skin color, and the social criteria for "blackness"

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    The unpleasant and painful experience of colonialism in Africa has great effects on almost all faces of life such as language, education, religion, popular culture and the like. Colonial and post-colonial novels in Africa have therefore become unusual weapons used to change the European idea about the third world peoples and to illustrate how the European colonizer could create unequal relations of power, based on binary oppositions such as “First–world” and “third–world”; “white” and “black”, “colonizer”

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    when Atkinson wrote about how the North African war became a ripple effect for the allies “...first, North Africa; then, Italy; and finally the invasion of Normandy and the subsequent campaigns across France,...” all show the progress the Allies made in ground after the completed the North African War. The second example was when America actually forced to improve their military power as they entered this war. “...North America was a pivot point in the American History, the place where the United States

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    Africa Vs America

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    Africa and America are two very different continents but can still be compared throughout their history. After previously researching Americas history it came about that a vital part of the American culture come down the native people deciding to move or remain in one place due to a huge climate change, a very similar thing happened in West Africa. In about 5500BC it was the ‘beginning of the desertification of north Africa, which ultimately lead to the formation of the Sahara desert from land that

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