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  • Identity Economics

    Identity Economics
    av Kate Meagher

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847010162

    Why have informal enterprise networks failed to promote economic development in Africa? Although social networks were thought to offer a solution to state incapacity and market failure, the proliferation of socially embedded enterprise networks acro…

  • Marriage in Maradi

    Marriage in Maradi
    av Barbara M. Cooper

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852556276

    This work explores how both men and women adapted, negotiated and contested their rights and duties in marriage during a period of socio-political upheaval in 20th-century Niger, a period which saw the advent and demise of colonial rule, the aboliti…

  • Breaking the Silence

    Breaking the Silence
    av Ellen Grunkemeier

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847010704

    South Africa is one of the countries in the world most affected by HIV/AIDS, and yet, until recently, the epidemic was barely visible in South African literature. Much can be gained from approaching the South African epidemic through creative texts…

  • African Hosts and their Guests

    African Hosts and their Guests
    av Walter Van Beek

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847010490

    Tourism is important for Africa: international tourist arrivals to Africa continue to grow, income from tourism is crucial to national economies, and tourism investments are considered among the most profitable. This edited volumedeals with the inte…

  • A Death Retold in Truth and Rumour

    A Death Retold in Truth and Rumour
    av Grace A. Musila

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847011275

    Julie Ann Ward was a British tourist and wildlife photographer who went missing in Kenya's Maasai Mara Game Reserve in 1988 and was eventually found to have been murdered. Her death and the protracted search for her killers, stillat large, were hotl…

  • ALT 6 Poetry in Africa: African Literature Today

    ALT 6 Poetry in Africa: African Literature Today
    av Eldred Jones

    Häftad - 1973 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847011190

    First published in 1973, this volume of the series includes a tribute from the Editor to the poet Christopher Okigbo who died fighting in the Biafran War in 1967, and two articles on his poetry. Also discussed are Leopold Senghor,Dennis Brutus, Wole…

  • Sects and Social Disorder ? Muslim Identities and Conflict in Northern Nigeria

    Sects and Social Disorder ? Muslim Identities and Conflict in Northern Nigeria
    av Abdul Raufu Mustapha

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847011169

  • ALT 37

    ALT 37
    av Ernest N. Emenyonu

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847012340

    Contemporary African creative writers have confidently taken strides which resonate all over the world. The daring diversities, stylistic innovations and enchanting audacities which characterize their works across many different genres resonate with…

  • War in Pre-colonial Eastern Africa

    War in Pre-colonial Eastern Africa
    av Richard Reid

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847016041

    This is an examination of the nature and objectives of conflict in the major states of Eastern Africa in the nineteenth century. It focuses on highland Ethiopia, on the interlacustrine area of Buganda and its neighbours, and on the area of central T…

  • Change and Transformation in Ghana's Publicly Funded Universities

    Change and Transformation in Ghana's Publicly Funded Universities
    av Takyiwaa Manuh

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852551714

    The Partnership for Higher Education in Africa commissioned case studies of higher education provision in Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, Ghana and South Africa, as part of its effort to stimulate enlightened, equitable, and knowledge-…

  • African Local Knowledge & Livestock Health

    African Local Knowledge & Livestock Health
    av William Beinart

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847010834

    Understanding local knowledge has become a central academic project among those interested in Africa and developing countries. In South Africa, land reform is gathering pace and African people hold an increasing proportion of thelivestock in the cou…

  • Alliance of the Colored Peoples

    Alliance of the Colored Peoples
    av J. Calvitt Clarke Iii

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847010438

    With the Japanese posing as the leader of the world's colored peoples before World War II, many Ethiopians turned to Japan for inspiration. By offering them commercial opportunities, by seeking their military support, and by reaching out to popular…

  • Turkish Region

    Turkish Region
    av Ildiko Beller-Hann

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852552742

    Based on fieldwork carried out between 1983 and 1999, this is an exploration of contemporary social identities in a little-known region of Turkey's eastern Black Sea coast abutting the border with the Republic of Georgia. Regional developments have…

  • Turkish Region

    Turkish Region
    av Ildiko Beller-Hann

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852552797

    Based on fieldwork carried out between 1983 and 1999, this is an exploration of contemporary social identities in a little-known region of Turkey's eastern Black Sea coast abutting the border with the Republic of Georgia. Regional developments have…

  • ALT 31 Writing Africa in the Short Story: African Literature Today

    ALT 31 Writing Africa in the Short Story: African Literature Today
    av Ernest N. Emenyonu

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847010810

    African writers have, much more than the critics, recognized the beauty and potency of the short story. Always the least studied in African literature classrooms and the most critically overlooked genre in African literature today, the African short…

  • African Theatre 11: Festivals

    African Theatre 11: Festivals
    av Martin Banham

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847010575

    During the last fifty years, large sums of money, huge resources of labour and vast amounts of creative energy have been invested in international theatre festivals in Africa. Under banners such as 'Reclaiming the African Past' and 'African Renaissa…

  • Are We Not Also Men?

    Are We Not Also Men?
    av Terence Ranger

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852556184

    This work provides a collective biography of Thompson Samkange and of two of his sons, Sketchley and Stanlake. Thompson Samkange was born in 1893 at the time that his land was being overwhelmed from the South. He was one of the founders of the Afric…

  • Comrades Against Apartheid

    Comrades Against Apartheid
    av Stephen Ellis

    Häftad - 1992 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852553527

    Examines the South African Communist Party and how it took over the leadership of the ANC between 1960 and 1990, during the time when both organisations were banned in South Africa and were forced to establish their headquarters in exile. It also co…

  • Women, Migration & the Cashew Economy in Southern Mozambique

    Women, Migration & the Cashew Economy in Southern Mozambique
    av Jeanne Marie Penvenne

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847011282

    JOINT RUNNER-UP FOR THE 2017 AIDOO-SNYDER BOOK PRIZE Between the late 1940s and independence in 1975, rural Mozambican women migrated to the capital, Lourenço Marques, to find employment in the cashew shelling industry.This book tells the labour and…

  • Nyerere

    Nyerere
    av Thomas Molony

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847010902

    Julius Kambarage Nyerere (1922-1999), the first President of Tanzania, was a man whose political life was uniquely and inextricably bound into the history of the nation he created. Yet, though 'Baba wa Taifa', Father of the Nation, there is still no…

  • Iron Technology in East Africa

    Iron Technology in East Africa
    av Peter R. Schmidt

    Häftad - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852557433

    Through a cross-cultural and comparative approach, it reveals both changes and significant continuities in the symbolism that conferred meaning to iron smelting over two thousand years in East and Central Africa. North America: Indiana U Press

  • Black African Literature in English, 1992-1996

    Black African Literature in English, 1992-1996
    av Bernth Lindfors

    Inbunden - 2000 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852555651

    This bibliographic work is a continuation of the earlier volumes compiled by Bernth Lindfors. Containing about 9000 entries, some of which areannotated to identify the authors discussed, it covers books, periodical articles, papers in edited collect…

  • Township Violence and the End of Apartheid

    Township Violence and the End of Apartheid
    av Gary Kynoch

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847012128

    In 1993 South Africa state president F.W. de Klerk and African National Congress (ANC) leader Nelson Mandela were awarded the Nobel Peace Prize "for their work for the peaceful termination of the apartheid regime". Yet, while bothdeserved the plaudi…

  • Politics in South Africa

    Politics in South Africa
    av Tom Lodge

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852558706

    This insightful study, now completely revised and in its second edition, examines the pattern of politics that has emerged in South Africa under the Mandela and Mbeki administrations. In considering the changes brought about in power relations in th…

  • Ethnic Federalism

    Ethnic Federalism
    av David Turton

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852558973

    Since 1991, Ethiopia has gone further than any other country in using ethnicity as the fundamental organizing principle of a federal system of government. And yet this pioneering experiment in 'ethnic federalism' has been largelyignored in the growi…

  • Dhows and the Colonial Economy of Zanzibar 1860-1970

    Dhows and the Colonial Economy of Zanzibar 1860-1970
    av Erik Gilbert

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852554852

    Conventional history assumes that the rise of the steamship trade killed off the Indian ocean dhow trade in the twentieth century. This study argues that the dhow economy played a major role in shaping the economic and social lifeof colonial Zanziba…

  • Obasanjo, Nigeria and the World

    Obasanjo, Nigeria and the World
    av John Iliffe

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847010278

    Olusegun Obasanjo was Nigeria's military head of state (1976-9) and President (1999-2007). His career is made the focus for a history of Nigeria's first fifty years of independence (1960-2010) and of African continental affairs during the same perio…

  • ALT 20 New Trends and Generations in African Literature

    ALT 20 New Trends and Generations in African Literature
    av Eldred Durosimi Jones

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852555200

    This work features articles which examine the works of new African writers who have appeared (or who have developed significantly) in the last two decades in all of the genres. North America: Africa World Press

  • Competing Catholicisms

    Competing Catholicisms

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847012715

    At a time when most African countries were moving towards independence, the Vatican was speeding up the Church's indigenization agenda in an effort to secure its survival in sub-Saharan Africa. Yet, at the same time, African nationalism was on the r…

  • Markets on the Margins

    Markets on the Margins
    av Kate Philip

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847011763

    In 1987, workers in South Africa's National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) staged a historic national strike, and 40,000 mineworkers lost their jobs. To assist them, the NUM set up a job creation programme, starting with worker co-operatives before shif…

  • Turning Points in African Democracy

    Turning Points in African Democracy
    av Abdul Raufu Mustapha

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847013170

    Radical changes have taken place in Africa since 1990. What are the realities of these changes? What significant differences have emerged between African countries? What is the future for democracy in the continent? The editors have chosen eleven ke…

  • Turning Points in African Democracy

    Turning Points in African Democracy
    av Abdul Raufu Mustapha

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847013163

    Radical changes have taken place in Africa since 1990. What are the realities of these changes? What significant differences have emerged between African countries? What is the future for democracy in the continent? The editors have chosen eleven ke…

  • The African Slave Trade

    The African Slave Trade
    av Basil Davidson

    Häftad - 1961 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852557983

    Basil Davidson states that by examining three important areas of Africa in the history of slavery 'against a general background of their time and circumstance' he was taking 'a fresh look at the oversea slave trade, the steady year-by-year export of…

  • The Politics of Peacemaking in Africa

    The Politics of Peacemaking in Africa
    av Babatunde Tolu Afolabi

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847011589

    'Throws light on the role of several key agents in bringing to an end one of the darkest episodes in post-independence African history.' Ebenezer Obadare, University of Kansas Until the 1990s, conflict resolution and peacemaking fell to states, the…

  • Disrupting Territories

    Disrupting Territories
    av Joerg Gertel

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847010544

    Nowhere has a range of case studies of Sudan been brought together in a single volume. Given the concern with the growing number and complexity of conflicts in Sudan and South Sudan there is a significant readership in academic circles and from thos…

  • Hinduism and Hierarchy in Bali

    Hinduism and Hierarchy in Bali
    av Leo Howe

    Inbunden - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852559147

    In the context of Dutch colonialism, world war, the incorporation of Bali into the Indonesian state and the tourist boom, this book examines the complex relationships between the changing nature and continuing relevance of Balinese hierarchy, the ne…

  • Hinduism and Hierarchy in Bali

    Hinduism and Hierarchy in Bali
    av Leo Howe

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852559192

    In the context of Dutch colonialism, world war, the incorporation of Bali into the Indonesian state and the tourist boom, this book examines the complex relationships between the changing nature and continuing relevance of Balinese hierarchy, the ne…

  • Nyerere

    Nyerere
    av Thomas Molony

    Häftad - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847011503

    Julius Kambarage Nyerere (1922-1999), the first President of Tanzania, was a man whose political life was uniquely and inextricably bound into the history of the nation he created. This book presents the first truly rounded portrait of Nyerere's ear…

  • Creed & Grievance

    Creed & Grievance
    av Abdul Raufu Mustapha

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847011060

    In northern Nigeria, high levels of ethnic diversity have coincided with acute polarization between Muslims and Christians, increasingly fuelling violent conflict. The climate of insecurity threatens northern Nigeria's development, accentuates the i…

  • ALT 10 Retrospect & Prospect: African Literature Today

    ALT 10 Retrospect & Prospect: African Literature Today
    av Eldred Jones

    Häftad - 1979 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852555101

    In this 10th anniversary volume, first published in 1979, Eldred Jones outlines the trend over the years since independence of "a greater degree of alienation or dissidence of the principal writers from established regimes and a movement towards a c…

  • Mau Mau and Nationhood

    Mau Mau and Nationhood
    av E.s.atieno Odhiambo

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852554845

    More than fifty years after the declaration of the state of emergency the significance of Mau Mau is still debated. This collection combines retrospective overviews with research to achieve a multi-layered analysis of this topic. According to Profes…

  • Makerere University in Transition, 1993-2000

    Makerere University in Transition, 1993-2000
    av Nakanyike B. Musisi

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852554265

    The Partnership for Higher Education in Africa commissioned case studies of higher education provision in Tanzania, Uganda, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, Ghana and South Africa, as part of its effort to stimulate enlightened, equitable, and knowledge-…

  • ALT 14 Insiders & Outsiders: African Literature Today

    ALT 14 Insiders & Outsiders: African Literature Today
    av Eldred Jones

    Häftad - 1984 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852555149

    This volume, first published in 1984, studies the attraction of Africa for non-African writers and the widespread and differing outside influences on African writers. This relationship raises complex problems such as which language to write in, and…

  • Fighting for Britain

    Fighting for Britain
    av David Killingray

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847010476

    During the Second World War over half-a-million African troops served with the British Army as combatants and non-combatants in campaigns in the Horn of Africa, the Middle East, Italy and Burma - the largest single movement of African men overseas s…

  • Experiments with Truth

    Experiments with Truth
    av Hedley Twidle

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847011886

    Over the last decades, South Africa has seen an outpouring of life writing and narrative non-fiction. Authors like Panashe Chigumadzi, Jacob Dlamini, Mark Gevisser, Pumla Gobodo-Madikizela, Antjie Krog, Sisonke Msimang, Njabulo Ndebele, Jonny Steinb…

  • Creed & Grievance

    Creed & Grievance
    av Abdul Raufu Mustapha

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847012197

    In northern Nigeria, high levels of ethnic diversity have resulted in acute polarization between Muslims and Christians, increasingly fuelling violent conflict. The climate of insecurity threatens northern Nigeria's development, accentuates the ineq…

  • African Theatre 19

    African Theatre 19
    av Christine Matzke

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847012579

    Music is often cited as a central artistic mode in African theatre and performance practices. However, little attention has been paid to music theatre on the continent in general, and to opera in particular, with the exceptions ofa few noted genres,…

  • African Guerrillas

    African Guerrillas
    av Christopher Clapham

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852558157

    Insurgencies or guerrilla movements have come to occupy a prominent place in the politics of modern Africa. At one time they could be regarded as the means by which Africans fought for independence against colonial or white minority regimes which re…

  • Protestant Missionaries & Humanitarianism in the DRC

    Protestant Missionaries & Humanitarianism in the DRC
    av Jeremy Rich

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847012586

    In the wake of the civil wars in Congo from 1960 to 1973, international and internal struggles for power led to famines, the collapse of public health and a huge population of refugees. This book explores the role played by missionaries from the US,…

  • Social History and African Environments

    Social History and African Environments
    av William Beinart

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852559505

    The recent explosion of interest in African environmental history has resulted in a rich new literature. This collection focuses on the social and cultural dimensions of the field, revealing the importance of standing back from today's controversies…

  • Beyond Religious Tolerance

    Beyond Religious Tolerance
    av Insa Nolte

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847012517

    Since the end of the Cold War, and especially since 9/11, religion has become an increasingly important factor of personal and group identification. Based on an African case study, this book calls for new ways of thinking about diversity that go "be…

  • Beyond Religious Tolerance

    Beyond Religious Tolerance
    av Insa Nolte

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847011534

    Since the end of the Cold War, and especially since 9/11, religion has become an increasingly important factor of personal and group identification. Based on an African case study, this book calls for new ways of thinking about diversity that go "be…

  • Reel Resistance - The Cinema of Jean-Marie Teno

    Reel Resistance - The Cinema of Jean-Marie Teno
    av Melissa Thackway

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781847012425

    Both a monograph and a critical dialogue between academic Melissa Thackway, author of Africa Shoots Back, and the Cameroonian filmmaker Jean-Marie Teno, this collaborative work takes the reader on a journey through Teno's multifaceted on-going filmi…

  • Religion and Politics in East Africa

    Religion and Politics in East Africa
    av Holger Bernt Hansen

    Häftad - 1995 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780852553848

    This volume describes attempts by governments to manage religious affairs in both Muslim and Christian areas of East Africa. It also shows how religious denominations act in opposition to one-party state regimes; Islamic fundamentalism and its role…