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Ashura and the Ritual Emancipation of Women in Morocco

Dr. Mohammed Maarouf is a Professor of Ethnography and Cultural Studies at Chouaib Doukkali University, Morocco.  El Jadida, Morocco—Anthropologically speaking, the popular Islamic ritual of Ashura has been...

Jinn Possession as a Form of Cultural Resistance in Morocco

 Dr. Mohammed Maarouf is a professor at Chouaib Doukkali University, El Jadida, Morocco. Dr. Paul Willis is a professor at Beijing Normal University, China. El Jadida, Morocco—The maraboutic...