E-books: African Studies

  • The Exclusionary Politics of Digital Financial Inclusion: Mobile Money, Gendered Walls book cover

    The Exclusionary Politics of Digital Financial Inclusion

    Mobile Money, Gendered Walls, 1st Edition

    By Serena Natile

    Focusing on Kenya’s path-breaking mobile money project M-Pesa, this book examines and critiques the narratives and institutions of digital financial inclusion as a development strategy for gender equality, arguing for a politics of redistribution to guide future digital financial inclusion projects…

    eBook – 2020-01-20
    Routledge
    RIPE Series in Global Political Economy

  • Strategic Marketing of Higher Education in Africa book cover

    Strategic Marketing of Higher Education in Africa

    1st Edition

    Edited by Emmanuel Mogaji, Felix Maringe, Robert Ebo Hinson

    Strategic Marketing of Higher Education in Africa explores higher education marketing themes along the lines of understanding higher education markets, university branding and international marketing strategies, digital marketing, and student choice-making. The Higher Education landscape around the…

    eBook – 2020-01-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Marketing

  • Senegal: An African Nation Between Islam And The West, Second Edition book cover

    Senegal

    An African Nation Between Islam And The West, Second Edition, 2nd Edition

    By Sheldon Gellar

    A West African nation with an extremely rich political and cultural heritage, Senegal continues to serve as a role model for Francophone Africa despite its weak economic base and small population. Senegal's status as both a Sahelian and a maritime country brought its people into early contact with…

    eBook – 2020-01-17
    Routledge

  • A History Of South Africa To 1870 book cover

    A History Of South Africa To 1870

    1st Edition

    By Monica Wilson

    This book is aimed towards advancing an understanding of the South African past essential to an appreciation of the South African promise and problems. It presents a survey of the archaeological data, and describes the hunting, herding, and cultivating peoples, and the dominant colonial society.…

    eBook – 2020-01-16
    Routledge

  • Hoe And Wage: A Social History Of A Circular Migration System In West Africa book cover

    Hoe And Wage

    A Social History Of A Circular Migration System In West Africa, 1st Edition

    By Dennis D. Cordell

    Based on an unusual source a retrospective survey of migration from 1900 to 1975 this book traces the history of internal and international labor migration in colonial and contemporary Burkina Faso, the West African coast, and other parts of Africa. Interviews with returned migrants elicited…

    eBook – 2020-01-16
    Routledge

  • Introduction to Rwandan Law book cover

    Introduction to Rwandan Law

    1st Edition

    By Jean-Marie Kamatali

    This book explores key innovations in Rwandan law, exploring how the homegrown legal system with the civil law and common law legal systems. The author explores the history of Rwandan law through pre-colonial, to colonial and post-independence periods, examines the homegrown legal and justice…

    eBook – 2020-01-16
    Routledge
    Routledge Contemporary Africa

  • Tanzania: An African Experiment book cover

    Tanzania

    An African Experiment, 1st Edition

    By Rodger Yeager

    This book provides an overview of Tanzania, one of Africa's economically most distressed, socially most innovative, and politically most controversial countries. Focusing on the last three decades, it glimpses into the rich Tanzanian past and reflects influences from the world's major cultures.…

    eBook – 2020-01-16
    Routledge

  • Politics at a Distance from the State: Radical and African Perspectives book cover

    Politics at a Distance from the State

    Radical and African Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Kirk Helliker, Lucien van der Walt

    For decades, most anti-capitalist and anti-imperialist movements identified radical transformation with capturing state power. The collapse of these statist projects from the 1970s led to a global crisis of left and working class politics. But crisis has also opened space for rediscovering…

    eBook – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • Entrepreneurship in Africa: Opportunities for both Africa and Entrepreneurship Research book cover

    Entrepreneurship in Africa

    Opportunities for both Africa and Entrepreneurship Research, 1st Edition

    Edited by Bruce T. Lamont, Hermann A. Ndofor

    This book presents current research by leading experts from around the globe on entrepreneurship in Africa, focusing on how entrepreneurship is central to the economic development of many of the economies on the African continent. Collectively, the contributors identify the frontier of impactful…

    eBook – 2019-12-18
    Routledge

  • Participatory Archaeology and Heritage Studies: Perspectives from Africa book cover

    Participatory Archaeology and Heritage Studies

    Perspectives from Africa, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter R. Schmidt

    Participatory Archaeology and Heritage Studies: Perspectives from Africa provides new ways to look at and think about the practice of community archaeology and heritage studies across the globe. Long hidden from view, African experiences and experiments with participatory archaeology and heritage…

    eBook – 2019-12-13
    Routledge

  • Farming Systems and Food Security in Africa: Priorities for Science and Policy Under Global Change book cover

    Farming Systems and Food Security in Africa

    Priorities for Science and Policy Under Global Change, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Dixon, Dennis P. Garrity, Jean-Marc Boffa, Timothy O. Williams, Tilahun Amede, Christopher Auricht, Rosemary Lott, George Mburathi

    Knowledge of Africa’s complex farming systems, set in their socio-economic and environmental context, is an essential ingredient to developing effective strategies for improving food and nutrition security. This book systematically and comprehensively describes the characteristics, trends, drivers…

    eBook – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Earthscan Food and Agriculture

  • Women, Literature and Development in Africa book cover

    Women, Literature and Development in Africa

    2nd Edition

    By Anthonia C. Kalu

    This book is a powerful exploration of the role of women in the evolution of African thinking and narratives on development, from the precolonial period right through to the modern day. Whilst the book identifies women’s oppression and marginalization as significant challenges to contemporary…

    eBook – 2019-12-09
    Routledge
    Rethinking Development

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