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  • Nadine Gordimer

    Nadine Gordimer
    av Dominic Head

    Häftad - 1994 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521475495

    The award to Nadine Gordimer of the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1991 was an affirmation of her distinctive contribution to twentieth-century fiction and to the creation of a literature that challenges apartheid. In this study, which may be used as…

  • Early Art and Architecture of Africa

    Early Art and Architecture of Africa
    av Peter Garlake

    Häftad - 2002 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780192842619

    This new history of over 5000 years of African art reveals its true diversity for the first time. Challenging centuries of misconceptions that have obscured the sophisticated nature of African art, Peter Garlake uses the latest research and archaeol…

  • A History of Modern Sudan

    A History of Modern Sudan
    av Robert O. Collins

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521674959

    Sudan's modern history has been consumed by revolution and civil war. The country attracted international attention in the 1990s as a breeding ground of Islamist terrorism and recently tensions between the prosperous centre and the periphery, betwee…

  • A History of Modern Sudan

    A History of Modern Sudan
    av Robert O. Collins

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521858205

    Sudan's modern history has been consumed by revolution and civil war. The country attracted international attention in the 1990s as a breeding ground of Islamist terrorism and recently tensions between the prosperous centre and the periphery, betwee…

  • Ancient Egypt: A Very Short Introduction

    Ancient Egypt: A Very Short Introduction
    av Ian Shaw

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780192854193

    The ancient Egyptians are an enduring source of fascination - mummies and pyramids, curses and rituals have captured the imagination of generations. We all have a mental picture of ancient Egypt, but is it the right one? How much do we really know a…

  • The Oxford Handbook of Kenyan Politics

    The Oxford Handbook of Kenyan Politics

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198815693

    Kenya is one of the most politically dynamic and influential countries in sub-Saharan Africa. Today, it is known in equal measure as a country that has experienced great highs and tragic lows. In the 1960s and 1970s, Kenya was seen as a ''success st…

  • Sidor av Sahara : Egypten, Libyen, Marocko, Västsahara

    Sidor av Sahara : Egypten, Libyen, Marocko, Västsahara
    av Göran Börge

    Inbunden - 2008 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789173311724

    I Sidor av Sahara får vi följa med på en resa genom världens största sammanhängande öken. Författaren och hans hustru korsar bland annat Egyptens västra öken med dess överutnyttjade oaser. De följer den gamla slavhandelsvägen från Sudan, kantad av k…

  • Israel in Egypt

    Israel in Egypt
    av James K. Hoffmeier

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780195130881

    Scholars of the Hebrew Bible have in the last decade begun to question the historical accuracy of the Israelite sojourn in Egypt, as described in the book of Exodus. The reason for the rejection of the exodus tradition is said to be the lack of hist…

  • Döden på São Tomé

    Döden på São Tomé
    av Birgitta Lagerström

    Inbunden - 2012 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789197904285

    En berättelse om ett ouppklarat mord på São Tomé.Sara och hennes väninna Louise ger ut tidskriften Kvinnor och brott och blir intresserade av mordet på den unga Gloria på São Tomé. Mordet har väckt förstämning bland svenska biståndsarbetare då Glori…

  • In the heat of the shadows

    In the heat of the shadows

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780987028235

    South African Poetry 1996-2013 presents work by 32 poets and includes some translations from Afrikaans, isiXhosa, isiZulu, Sesotho and Xitsonga. This collection follows on from Denis Hirson's 1997 anthology The Lava of this Land: South African Poetr…

  • A History of Modern Uganda

    A History of Modern Uganda
    av Richard J. Reid

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107671126

    This book is the first major study in several decades to consider Uganda as a nation, from its precolonial roots to the present day. Here, Richard J. Reid examines the political, economic, and social history of Uganda, providing a unique and wide-ra…

  • A History of Modern Uganda

    A History of Modern Uganda
    av Richard J. Reid

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107067202

    This book is the first major study in several decades to consider Uganda as a nation, from its precolonial roots to the present day. Here, Richard J. Reid examines the political, economic, and social history of Uganda, providing a unique and wide-ra…

  • Ge mig kolera : vägen till överlevnad i dagens Zimbabwe

    Ge mig kolera : vägen till överlevnad i dagens Zimbabwe
    av Kajsa Norman

    Pocket - 2010 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789197625661

    Ta en man, ge honom fullständig makt och förr eller senare tror både han och dem han leder att han är gud.30 år efter Zimbabwes befrielsekrig anländer Kajsa Norman till Harare på jakt efter människor som vågar utmana landets president Robert Mugabe.…

  • Property, Institutions, and Social Stratification in Africa

    Property, Institutions, and Social Stratification in Africa
    av Franklin Obeng-Odoom

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108491990

    In this book, Franklin Obeng-Odoom seeks to carefully explain, engage, and systematically question the existing explanations of inequalities within Africa, and between Africa and the rest of the world using insights from the emerging field of strati…

  • Vår seger var också er : Sverige och befrielsekampen i södra Afrika

    Vår seger var också er : Sverige och befrielsekampen i södra Afrika
    av Bengt Säve-Söderbergh

    Danskt band - 2014 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789173894746

    Svenska regeringar, folkrörelser och enskilda personer var djupt engagerade i kampen mot rasförtryck och kolonialism i södra Afrika. Särskilt i kampen mot apartheid i Sydafrika. Olof Palme var den ledande förkampen för demokrati och mänskliga rättig…

  • Kobra Provlyssna!

    Kobra
    av Deon Meyer

    Nedladdningsbar MP3 - 2017 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789177358022

    Sydafrika, i dag. En matematikprofessor från Cambridge kidnappas på en avsides vingård. En ficktjuv, som snor ihop till sin systers läkarstudier bland turisterna vid Kapstadens Waterfront, åker fast men lyckas fly efter en eldstrid. Kvar på brottspl…

  • Medieval Africa, 1250-1800

    Medieval Africa, 1250-1800
    av Roland Oliver

    Häftad - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521793728

    This is a radically revised version of The African Middle Ages 1400–1800, and the companion volume to the authors’ well-known Africa since 1800. It follows the overall plan of the original, but now begins 150 years earlier, and considers…

  • Medieval Africa, 1250-1800

    Medieval Africa, 1250-1800
    av Roland Oliver

    Inbunden - 2001 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521790246

    This is a radically revised version of The African Middle Ages 1400-1800, and the companion volume to the authors' well-known Africa since 1800. It follows the overall plan of the original, but now begins 150 years earlier, and considers recent lite…

  • Intervention in Libya

    Intervention in Libya
    av Karin Wester

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108477062

    The 2011 crisis in Libya represents the first case in which the international community invoked 'the Responsibility to Protect' principle, adopted in 2005 by UN member states, to justify coercive measures including sanctions and the use of military…

  • Slaves, Peasants and Capitalists in Southern Angola 1840-1926

    Slaves, Peasants and Capitalists in Southern Angola 1840-1926
    av W. G. Clarence-Smith

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780521047432

    This book examines the history of the colonial conquest of a neglected region of Angola from an alternative perspective. Dr Clarence-Smith has used advances in Marxist theory to develop a model of the early colonial period which differs greatly from…

  • Sharpeville

    Sharpeville
    av Tom Lodge

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199642441

    On 21 March 1960 several hundred black Africans were injured and 69 killed when South African police opened fire on demonstrators in the township of Sharpeville, protesting against the Apartheid regime's racist 'pass' laws. The Sharpeville Massacre,…

  • Political Leadership in Africa

    Political Leadership in Africa
    av Giovanni Carbone

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108423731

    Do political leaders matter for development in Africa? Political leaders south of the Sahara have taken centre stage since countries in the region gained independence in the 1960s, yet a 'leadership trap' soon emerged with power-holders overstaying…

  • Political Leadership in Africa

    Political Leadership in Africa
    av Giovanni Carbone

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108438315

    Do political leaders matter for development in Africa? Political leaders south of the Sahara have taken centre stage since countries in the region gained independence in the 1960s, yet a 'leadership trap' soon emerged with power-holders overstaying…

  • Social Dictatorships

    Social Dictatorships
    av Ferdinand Eibl

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198834274

    Why have social spending levels and social policy trajectories diverged so drastically across labour-abundant Middle Eastern and North African regimes? And how can we explain the marked persistence of spending levels after divergence? Using historic…

  • Långt från min far

    Långt från min far
    av Veronique Tadjo

    Inbunden - 2013 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789173433730

    Nina återvänder till sitt hemland Elfenbenskusten efter en lång tids bortavaro för att ordna med sin farsbegravning. Hon omfamnas av familj och bekanta men känner sig ändå ensam och förvirrad. Hur ska hon leva upp till allas förväntningar och förhål…

  • Spår

    Spår
    av Lena Sundström

    Häftad - 2013 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789127138391

    En kall vinterkväll 2001 förs två män ut till ett väntande flygplan på Bromma flygplats. De har fått sina kläder uppskurna av maskerade män i rånarluvor, och barfota leds de ut till planet försedda med blöjor, overaller, handbojor, fotbojor och huvo…

  • Three ladies in Cairo

    Three ladies in Cairo
    av Anne Edelstam

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9789187669323

    “Three Ladies in Cairo” is the fictionalised true story of how three Swedish women – grandmother Hilda, mother Ingrid, and the author Anne Edelstam, herself, residing in Egypt for three generations ... discover the land of the Nile…

  • East Africa after Liberation

    East Africa after Liberation
    av Jonathan Fisher

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108494274

    Between 1986 and 1994, East Africa's postcolonial, political settlement was profoundly challenged as four revolutionary 'liberation' movements seized power in Eritrea, Ethiopia, Rwanda and Uganda. After years of armed struggle against vicious dictat…

  • Modernizing VATs in Africa

    Modernizing VATs in Africa
    av Sijbren Cnossen

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198844075

    Most African countries are in dire need of more tax revenue. In 28 out of 45 countries with a value-added tax (VAT), total tax revenue as a percentage of GDP is around 15% or less, falling short of what is necessary to finance basic human and econom…

  • The Asaba Massacre

    The Asaba Massacre
    av S. Elizabeth Bird

    Häftad - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316506165

    In October 1967, early in the Nigerian Civil War, government troops entered Asaba in pursuit of the retreating Biafran army, slaughtering thousands of civilians and leaving the town in ruins. News of the atrocity was suppressed by the Nigerian gover…

  • The Asaba Massacre

    The Asaba Massacre
    av S. Elizabeth Bird

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107140783

    In October 1967, early in the Nigerian Civil War, government troops entered Asaba in pursuit of the retreating Biafran army, slaughtering thousands of civilians and leaving the town in ruins. News of the atrocity was suppressed by the Nigerian gover…

  • Kvinnor i arganträdets skugga

    Kvinnor i arganträdets skugga
    av Damia Oumassine

    Danskt band - 2012 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789186307592

    Tizinoualt, södra Marocko. Under upptakten till den stora berbiska högtiden moussem möts tre kvinnor. Mailouda rymde som ung med en musikgrupp. Hafsa har blivit gravid med sin husbonde. Fatima har lämnat sitt hemland och blivit journalist. Alla tre…

  • Livet utan masker

    Livet utan masker
    av Maryse Condé

    Inbunden - 2014 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789173434935

    Vinnare av Det Alternativa Nobelpriset i Litteratur 2018 Författaren Maryse Condé föddes i Pointe-à-Pitre på Guadeloupe 1937 som det yngsta syskonet i en skara på åtta barn. Hennes mor var lärare och hennes far banktjänsteman. Föräldrarna hade stora…

  • Hunting Game

    Hunting Game
    av Louisa Lombard

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108478779

    Northeastern Central African Republic - a vast space bordering Chad, Darfur, and South Sudan - is a quintessential 'stateless' space, where the government has little presence and armed actors operate freely. In this first ethnographic and historical…

  • Burning at Europe's Borders

    Burning at Europe's Borders
    av Isabella Alexander-Nathani

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780190074647

    Burning at Europe's Borders: An Ethnography on the African Migrant Experience in Morocco draws a close lens on our global migrant and refugee crisis and the world's largest population of migrants and refuges. The author examines the process of "the…

  • Rural Democracy

    Rural Democracy
    av Robin Harding

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198851073

    How have African rulers responded to the introduction of democratic electoral competition? Despite the broadly negative picture painted by the prevailing focus on electoral fraud, clientelism, and ethnic conflict, the book argues that the full story…

  • Odysseus hund

    Odysseus hund
    av Salim Bachi

    Inbunden - 2012 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789186307943

    En dag i Algeriet 1996. En ung man och hans vänner driver omkring i en stad där våldet och det förflutna ständigt gör sig påmint. De tror på en framtid, de vill leva och älska, men i det sammanstörtade samhället verkar det omöjligt att navigera sig…

  • Hasan al-Turabi

    Hasan al-Turabi
    av Willow Berridge

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316632406

    Hasan al-Turabi (1932-2016) was seen as one of the most influential figures in modern Sudanese history and politics. This book, based on extensive research and a thorough analysis of al-Turabi's own writings, provides a comprehensive study of the up…

  • Hasan al-Turabi

    Hasan al-Turabi
    av Willow Berridge

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107180994

    Hasan al-Turabi (1932-2016) was seen as one of the most influential figures in modern Sudanese history and politics. This book, based on extensive research and a thorough analysis of al-Turabi's own writings, provides a comprehensive study of the up…

  • The Oxford Handbook of African Archaeology

    The Oxford Handbook of African Archaeology

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199569885

    Africa has the longest and arguably the most diverse archaeological record of any of the continents. It is where the human lineage first evolved and from where Homo sapiens spread across the rest of the world. Later, it witnessed novel experiments i…

  • Neurology in Africa

    Neurology in Africa
    av William P. Howlett

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107534858

    The distribution of neurological disease - and the resources available for its diagnosis and treatment - is very different in Africa. In addition, many of the diseases encountered, such as konzo, are poorly covered in standard Western textbooks on n…

  • Alexandrias antika bibliotek : dess liv och öde

    Alexandrias antika bibliotek : dess liv och öde
    av Mustafa El-Abbadi
    (1 recension)

    Inbunden - 2010 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789186063108

    Den som i dag kommer till Alexandria försummar inte att besöka stadens moderna bibliotek, en väldig solskiva sluttande mot Medelhavet. Varför byggdes det just där? Därför att där låg antikens berömdaste bibliotek. En svensk, Sture Linnér, väckte idé…

  • A History of Modern Tunisia

    A History of Modern Tunisia
    av Kenneth Perkins

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107654730

    Kenneth Perkins's second edition of A History of Modern Tunisia carries the history of this country from 2004 to the present, with particular emphasis on the Tunisian revolution of 2011 - the first critical event of that year's Arab Spring and the i…

  • A History of Modern Tunisia

    A History of Modern Tunisia
    av Kenneth Perkins

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107024076

    Kenneth Perkins's second edition of A History of Modern Tunisia carries the history of this country from 2004 to the present, with particular emphasis on the Tunisian revolution of 2011 - the first critical event of that year's Arab Spring and the i…

  • Enstörig

    Enstörig
    av Nina Bouraoui

    Danskt band - 2012 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789186497217

    »Jag tror att jag är rädd för livet, så som det har givits mig, erbjudits mig. För jag har alltid en känsla av att jag inte har något val. Att jag är tvungen att följa andra människor, världen. Tidens gång. Det är som en tillintetgörelse att veta de…

  • Patents on Life

    Patents on Life

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108428682

    This volume brings together a unique collection of legal, religious, ethical, and political perspectives to bear on debates concerning biotechnology patents, or 'patents on life'. The ever-increasing importance of biotechnologies has generated conti…

  • The Ecclesiastical History of the English People

    The Ecclesiastical History of the English People
    av Bede

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199537235

    The Ecclesiastical History of the English People (731 AD) is Bede's most famous work. As well as providing the authoritative Colgrave translation of the Ecclesiastical History, this edition includes a new translation of the Greater Chronicle, in whi…

  • Constitutional Triumphs, Constitutional Disappointments

    Constitutional Triumphs, Constitutional Disappointments

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108401180

    The 1996 South African Constitution was promulgated on 18th December 1996 and came into effect on 4th February 1997. Its aspirational provisions promised to transform South Africa's economy and society along non-racial and egalitarian lines. Followi…

  • Constitutional Triumphs, Constitutional Disappointments

    Constitutional Triumphs, Constitutional Disappointments

    Inbunden - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108415330

    The 1996 South African Constitution was promulgated on 18th December 1996 and came into effect on 4th February 1997. Its aspirational provisions promised to transform South Africa's economy and society along non-racial and egalitarian lines. Followi…

  • Inget är bara för män

    Inget är bara för män
    av Mia Gröndahl, Samia Bakry, Angie Balata, Katja Bexar, Hanan Elbadawi, Nafisa Elsabagh, Bitte Hammargren, Amira Howeidy, Helena Hägglund, Sofia Häggman, Karima Kamal, Dalia Sedrak, Hanna Sistek, Cecilia Uddén, Hanna Younes

    Pocket - 2013 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789197983303

    Inget är bara för män handlar om kvinnorna, de som var minst lika många som männen under de där första dagarna, men som sen marginaliserades allt mer. Kapitlen skildrar engagerat det dagliga livet av kamp och oro med stort inkännande.För arbetet med…

  • Egypt and the Struggle for Power in Sudan

    Egypt and the Struggle for Power in Sudan
    av Rami Ginat

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316647929

    For decades, the doctrine of the 'Unity of the Nile Valley' united Egyptians of a variety of political and nationalist backgrounds. Many Egyptians regarded Sudan as an integral part of their homeland, and therefore battled to rid the entire Nile Val…

  • Egypt and the Struggle for Power in Sudan

    Egypt and the Struggle for Power in Sudan
    av Rami Ginat

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107197930

    For decades, the doctrine of the 'Unity of the Nile Valley' united Egyptians of a variety of political and nationalist backgrounds. Many Egyptians regarded Sudan as an integral part of their homeland, and therefore battled to rid the entire Nile Val…

  • Beyond Ethnic Politics in Africa

    Beyond Ethnic Politics in Africa
    av Dominika Koter

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316622759

    Why do ethnic politics emerge in some ethnically diverse societies but not others? Focusing on sub-Saharan Africa, Dominika Koter argues that the prevailing social structures of a country play a central role in how politicians attempt to mobilize vo…

  • Beyond Ethnic Politics in Africa

    Beyond Ethnic Politics in Africa
    av Dominika Koter

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107171497

    Why do ethnic politics emerge in some ethnically diverse societies but not others? Focusing on sub-Saharan Africa, Dominika Koter argues that the prevailing social structures of a country play a central role in how politicians attempt to mobilize vo…

  • Sydafrika : den oslipade diamanten

    Sydafrika : den oslipade diamanten
    av Fredrik Sperling

    Inbunden - 2010 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789157481115

    Nominerad till Svenska Publishing-Priset 2010 Fredrik Sperlings möte med Sydafrika blev starkt och efter bara några dagar i landet ringde han sin flickvän: "Jag har hyrt hus i Johannesburg. Kan du inte flytta hit?" Vad som skulle varit en kort repo…

  • The Army and Politics in Zimbabwe

    The Army and Politics in Zimbabwe
    av Blessing-Miles Tendi

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108472890

    An illustrious African liberation fighter in the 1970s and, until his suspicious death in 2011, an important figure in Robert Mugabe's ruling ZANU PF party in Zimbabwe, this first full-length biography of General Solomon Mujuru or Rex Nhongo throws…

  • From Pews to Politics

    From Pews to Politics
    av Gwyneth H. McClendon

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781108486576

    Does religion influence political participation? This book takes up this pressing debate using Christianity in sub-Saharan Africa as its empirical base to demonstrate that religious teachings communicated in sermons can influence both the degree and…

  • The Church in Africa, 1450-1950

    The Church in Africa, 1450-1950
    av Adrian Hastings

    Häftad - 1996 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198263999

    "I can merely admire his courage in tackling so complex and difficult a subject; he should succeed in stimulating a fresh generation of research... this well-written, intelligent and lively study will greatly stimulate anyone fortunate enough to rea…

  • After Rape

    After Rape
    av Holly Porter

    Häftad - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781316631867

    Following the ICC intervention in 2005, northern Uganda has been at the heart of international justice debates. The emergent controversy, however, missed crucial aspects of Acholi realities: that the primary moral imperative in the wake of wrongdoin…

  • After Rape

    After Rape
    av Holly Porter

    Inbunden - 2016 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781107180048

    Following the ICC intervention in 2005, northern Uganda has been at the heart of international justice debates. The emergent controversy, however, missed crucial aspects of Acholi realities: that the primary moral imperative in the wake of wrongdoin…

  • Det är upp till dig! : om olja, folkmord och dina pengar

    Det är upp till dig! : om olja, folkmord och dina pengar
    av Maj Wechselmann

    Storpocket - 2011 - Svenska - ISBN: 9789170376597