Cambridge, United Kingdom ; New York, NY : Cambridge University Press, 2023.
Book — x, 317 pages ; 24 cm.
Jousting for souls : indirect rule, Christian missions and the governance of religious difference
The construction of minorities : late imperial secularity and the constitutional politics of decolonization
The making of the 1958 Penal Code
Constituting rights : Christian religious liberty in the late Colonial State
The 1977 Constitutional Conference and beyond
"This book traces the emergence of secularism as a way of ordering religion-state relations in colonial and post-colonial Northern Nigeria. The book draws on extensive research in six archival repositories on two continents to provide a novel and comprehensive historiography"-- Provided by publisher.